Ferry Business

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Autumn/Winter 2021

Ferry Business Autumn/Winter 2021

Executive Editor: Jon Ingleton
Editor: Rebecca Gibson

Published in association with Interferry, the Ferry Business section of the Autumn/Winter 2021 issue of Cruise & Ferry Review is packed with executive interviews.

Ferry Business opens with a commentary from Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan who explains how the global ferry industry is responding to challenges such as the pandemic and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Next up is a feature where Shipshape Consulting’s Simon Johnson asks Brittany Ferries’ Christophe Mathieu and Interislander’s Walter Rushbrook how their brands are overcoming the Covid-19 crisis and building resilience for the future.

Elsewhere, Susan Schrempf explains how Owen Sound Transportation Company's ferry services have been impacted by the pandemic, Marcos Mari Washbourne shares how Trasmapi is improving the customer experience in the competitive Balearic Islands market, and Les Shortall details how Inmarsat’s solutions are enabling a revolution in digitalisation for ferry operators.

Closing Ferry Business, industry expert Michael Grey considers the options available to ferry operators to make their vessels greener to comply with strict environmental regulations.

Enjoy the issue!

Magazine highlights

A challenging period

Sandra Speares asks Susan Schrempf how Owen Sound Transportation Company’s ferry services in Ontario have been impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic

Facing up to Covid and climate change challenges

Mike Corrigan, CEO of global trade association Interferry, looks ahead to better days in response to rampant commercial pressures in the global ferry industry

Fuel for the ferries of the future

Michael Grey considers the options available to ferry operators as they contemplate how to make their vessels greener to comply with increasingly strict environmental regulations

Leading the Balearics market

Marcos Marí Washbourne tells Justin Merrigan how Trasmapi is improving the customer experience in the massively competitive market that is the Balearic Islands

Overcoming the Covid-19 crisis

Eager to capitalise on the demand for vacations close to home, ferry operators are resuming passenger services. CFR ’s Ferry Business expert Simon Johnson explores the state of the ferry industry

Smart data delivery

Les Shortall of Inmarsat talks to Michele Witthaus about the company’s solutions that are enabling a revolution in digitalisation for ferry operators