Ferry news

Fjord1, Corvus Energy and VesselMan launch Smart Maintenance project

Fjord1, Corvus Energy and VesselMan launch Smart Maintenance project

Fjord 1

By Alex Smith | 12 August 2022

Collaboration aims to develop a digital service process and workflow for inter-company interactions

East by West Ferries orders second electric vessel from WEBBCo

East by West Ferries orders second electric vessel from WEBBCo

Simon Hoyle, Southlight, for WEBBCo

By Alex Smith | 12 August 2022

New Zealand operator has achieved a 82 per cent reduction in route energy cost with previous ship

Schottel fits new propulsion systems onboard Temesa’s Sengerema

Schottel fits new propulsion systems onboard Temesa’s Sengerema

Schottel

By Alice Chambers | 08 August 2022

The 1985-built ferry operates on Lake Victoria in East Africa and will now run more efficiently

Deltamarin to design new vessel for operator Finferries

Deltamarin to design new vessel for operator Finferries

Visit Finland/Jaakko Kivela

By Alice Chambers | 05 August 2022

The new ferry will be built at shipyard HL-Metal and will operate between Finnish archipelagos

Stena Line introduces second large E-Flexer to fleet

Stena Line introduces second large E-Flexer to fleet

Stena Line

By Alex Smith | 08 July 2022

Stena Ebba will enter service on the Karlskrona-Gdynia route in December 2022

Senesco Marine starts building Casco Bay Lines ferry

Senesco Marine starts building Casco Bay Lines ferry

Elliot Bay Design Group

By Alice Chambers | 07 July 2022

Hybrid-electric vessel was designed by Elliot Bay Design Group and will feature technology from ABB

Stockholm to operate first electric flying ferry

Stockholm to operate first electric flying ferry

Candela

By Alex Smith | 27 June 2022

The Candela P-12 Shuttle will reduce emissions and commuting times in the Swedish capital

Västtrafik takes delivery of fourth battery-powered electric ferry

Västtrafik takes delivery of fourth battery-powered electric ferry

EST-Floattech

By Alex Smith | 17 June 2022

Eloise is a 33-metre, double-ended commuter ferry equipped with an EST-Floattech battery system

ESPO and Interferry to join forces on sustainable priorities

ESPO and Interferry to join forces on sustainable priorities

ESPO/Interferry

By Alice Chambers | 26 May 2022

The programme will promote the provision and use of onshore power supply for ferries in Europe

PT Kim Seah Shipyard Indonesia starts building Guadeloupe ferry

PT Kim Seah Shipyard Indonesia starts building Guadeloupe ferry

Incat Crowther

By Alex Smith | 14 April 2022

The shipbuilder will use Incat Crowther’s Digital Shipbuilding solution for new CTM Deher ferry

Stena Line to deploy E-Flexer ferries on Karlskrona-Gdynia route

Stena Line to deploy E-Flexer ferries on Karlskrona-Gdynia route

Stena Line

By Alex Smith | 12 April 2022

First new vessel will begin operations in July, followed by a second in November

Scandlines celebrates steel-cutting ceremony at Cemre shipyard

Scandlines celebrates steel-cutting ceremony at Cemre shipyard

Scandlines

By Alice Chambers | 11 April 2022

The brand’s new zero-emission ferry will operate between Puttgard, Germany, and Rødby, Denmark

Almaco outfits catering and accommodation areas for Viking Glory

Almaco outfits catering and accommodation areas for Viking Glory

Almaco Group

By Alex Smith | 06 April 2022

Work was carried out successfully despite the health and logistical challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic

Castoldi to supply waterjets for new Maldives ferries

Castoldi to supply waterjets for new Maldives ferries

Castoldi

By Alex Smith | 01 April 2022

Over 164 jets will be installed on ships being built for the Maldives government by Gulf Craft

Telenor Maritime provides mobile and wi-fi services for La Méridionale

Telenor Maritime provides mobile and wi-fi services for La Méridionale

La Méridionale

By Alex Smith | 01 April 2022

Passengers will now have connectivity during 39-hour journey between Marseille and Tanger-Med

Hurtigruten Norway to operate its first emission-free ship by 2030

Hurtigruten Norway to operate its first emission-free ship by 2030

Hurtigruten Group

By Alice Chambers | 31 March 2022

The ferry operator has partnered with research company SINTEF to plan its new fleet

Baleària increases passenger traffic and economic impact in 2021

Baleària increases passenger traffic and economic impact in 2021

Baleària

By Alice Chambers | 28 March 2022

Ferry operator detailed its results from the past year in its Sustainability 2021 Report

P&O Ferries makes 800 crew redundant following losses

P&O Ferries makes 800 crew redundant following losses
By Alex Smith | 17 March 2022

Seafarers have been notified of severance and will receive compensation 

Sembcorp Marine completes construction of battery-powered ferry

Sembcorp Marine completes construction of battery-powered ferry

Sembcorp Marine

By Alice Chambers | 17 March 2022

The zero-emission vessel is the first of three identical ferries for Norled

Abu Dhabi Maritime to upgrade maritime infrastructure

Abu Dhabi Maritime to upgrade maritime infrastructure

Abu Dhabi Maritime

By Alex Smith | 16 March 2022

New marinas, ferries and ferry terminals will be constructed in the UAE’s capital

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