Ferry news

Tunisian ferry operator implements Hogia BOOKIT system

Tunisian ferry operator implements Hogia BOOKIT system
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Solution will help Compagnie Tunisienne de Navigation to manage all ticket reservations

ForSea completes all-electric ferry conversions to reduce emissions

ForSea completes all-electric ferry conversions to reduce emissions
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, November 15, 2018

The diesel engines on Tycho Brahe and Aurora have been replaced with batteries

ABB secures first marine automation contract in China

ABB secures first marine automation contract in China
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Technology will be implemented onboard Viking Line’s new LNG-fuelled cruise ferry

Metal Shark completes new ferries for New Orleans RTA

Metal Shark completes new ferries for New Orleans RTA
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The high-speed aluminum catamarans will replace the decades-old ferries currently in use

Live Business wins entertainment contract for Brittany Ferries

Live Business wins entertainment contract for Brittany Ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, November 2, 2018

Company will create bespoke digital content to enhance the guest experience

Baleària to introduce fast ferry powered by dual-fuel LNG engines

Baleària to introduce fast ferry powered by dual-fuel LNG engines
By Richard Humphreys | Thursday, November 1, 2018

Astilleros Armon will construct the Incat Crowther 125 design at its Gijon shipyard

Telenor Maritime to deploy mobile platform for Brittany Ferries

Telenor Maritime to deploy mobile platform for Brittany Ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, November 1, 2018

Company will upgrade the systems across entire fleet and equip new ferry Honfleur with 3G services

IMO adopts action plan to reduce plastic waste from shipping

IMO adopts action plan to reduce plastic waste from shipping
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Measures address impact of plastics on marine life, biodiversity, human health, fishing, tourism and more

Stena Jutlandica completes first month as a diesel-electric ferry

Stena Jutlandica completes first month as a diesel-electric ferry
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, October 25, 2018

Stena achieves success during project to convert the vessel into its first fully electric ferry

NES and NCS to equip four new cruise ferries for Havila Kystruten

NES and NCS to equip four new cruise ferries for Havila Kystruten
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Havyard Group subsidiaries to deliver hybrid propulsion systems, propellers and control systems

SMC Design to revamp cafés on DFDS’s Eastern Channel ferries

SMC Design to revamp cafés on DFDS’s Eastern Channel ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

UK firm to create the Lighthouse Café to give guests a taste of the European coffee shop experience

Tallink Grupp orders new green ferry for Helsinki-Tallinn route

Tallink Grupp orders new green ferry for Helsinki-Tallinn route
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Rauma Marine Constructions to build 2,800-passenger vessel, which will also carry cars

Interferry appoints new chairman and board members

Interferry appoints new chairman and board members
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

John Steen-Mikkelsen, CEO of Danske Faergen, to spearhead board of directors

SMS refits Normandie Express for Brittany Ferries

SMS refits Normandie Express for Brittany Ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Project marks second time UK firm has used Syncrolift at France's Port of Cherbourg to dry dock a fast ferry

Island Brewery creates exclusive ale for Wightlink Ferries

Island Brewery creates exclusive ale for Wightlink Ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Beverage created to celebrate the launch of Victoria of Wight, the line's new hybrid-powered ferry

Stena Line adds fourth ro-pax ferry to Sweden-Poland route

Stena Line adds fourth ro-pax ferry to Sweden-Poland route
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Stena Nordica helps operator to cater for the increase in freight and passenger traffic

NorthLink Ferries deploys mobile ticketing app from Corethree

NorthLink Ferries deploys mobile ticketing app from Corethree
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, October 1, 2018

Passengers can now book and pay for ferry sailings to Scotland’s Northern Isles more quickly and easily

Wightlink's new flagship ferry gets royal seal of approval

Wightlink's new flagship ferry gets royal seal of approval
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, September 21, 2018

HRH Countess of Wessex officially christens new Victoria of Wight on the Isle of Wight

Miller Boat Line orders new ferry for Ohio's Lake Erie

Miller Boat Line orders new ferry for Ohio's Lake Erie
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, September 20, 2018

US-based company Fraser Shipyards will build the passenger-vehicle vessel and deliver her in 2019

Interferry reveals key topics for its upcoming conference

Interferry reveals key topics for its upcoming conference
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Sessions to focus on cybersecurity, ship recycling, safety, hydrogen power and more