Ferry news

Eckerö Linjen chooses high-speed broadband from Telenor Maritime

Eckerö Linjen chooses high-speed broadband from Telenor Maritime
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, July 19, 2019

Guests sailing on Eckerö will have access to reliable internet and communication services

Brittany Ferries to name its third E-Flexer ferry Santoña

Brittany Ferries to name its third E-Flexer ferry Santoña
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Vessel is being built at China's AVIC Weihai yard and will be the third LNG ferry to join the fleet 

Oliver Design creates interiors for new Trasmediterránea ferry

Oliver Design creates interiors for new Trasmediterránea ferry
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Ville de Teror will have modern onboard spaces and operate between Spain and Morocco 

Two Grimaldi Group ferries to operate emission-free in ports

Two Grimaldi Group ferries to operate emission-free in ports
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, July 5, 2019

Energy storage systems from Corvus Energy allow ships to switch off diesel engines for up to four hours

How Stena Line creates inspired interiors for its ferries

How Stena Line creates inspired interiors for its ferries
By Guest | Thursday, July 4, 2019

Modern Scandinavian design reflects Stena Line’s core values and creates a ‘wow’ factor onboard its passenger ferries. Per-Ola Jonnerheim explains more

Per-Ola Jonnerheim shares how modern Scandinavian design reflects the brand's core values

Telenor Maritime to upgrade mobile ecosystem on Anek Lines ferries

Telenor Maritime to upgrade mobile ecosystem on Anek Lines ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, July 3, 2019

New connectivity platform will improve operational efficiency and the passengers’ onboard experience

OSK-ShipTech to design two ro-pax ferries for Moby

OSK-ShipTech to design two ro-pax ferries for Moby
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, July 2, 2019

The 2,500-passenger vessels will be built by China's Guangzhou Shipyard International 

Wight Shipyard Co completes second export order

Wight Shipyard Co completes second export order
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, June 28, 2019

Shipbuilder has delivered two fast ferries to Mexican ferry operator Ultramar

Incat Crowther to design high-speed passenger ferry for Korea

Incat Crowther to design high-speed passenger ferry for Korea
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Dolphin Shipping's new vessel will be built by Khan Co. and operate between Pohang and Ulleung-do

Interferry team to prepare best practice guide for ferry safety

Interferry team to prepare best practice guide for ferry safety
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, June 10, 2019

Report will be based on findings from the Philippines, which has significantly reduced ferry incidents 

ABB to convert Italian ferry into hybrid vessel

ABB to convert Italian ferry into hybrid vessel
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, June 7, 2019

San Cristoforo will also be able to operate in zero-emission mode as she sails on Italy’s Lake Maggiore

New platform launched to boost sea tourism in Adriatic

New platform launched to boost sea tourism in Adriatic
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Adriatic Sea Tourism Agenda enables cruise and ferry operators to share ideas and initiatives

Red Funnel reduces plastics, waste and energy consumption

Red Funnel reduces plastics, waste and energy consumption
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Isle of Wight-based ferry line making great strides with the environmental strategy it launched in 2018

Gibdock converts Baleària ferry to run on LNG fuel

Gibdock converts Baleària ferry to run on LNG fuel
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, May 13, 2019

Operator plans to convert fiver ferries to dual-fuel to comply with sulphur cap

How is P&O Ferries transforming onboard experiences?

How is P&O Ferries transforming onboard experiences?
By Jacqui Griffiths | Friday, May 10, 2019

Dan Bridgett tells Jacqui Griffiths how the company’s recent agreement with Dufry contributes to a comprehensive customer experience strategy

Dan Bridgett explains how the firm’s agreement with Dufry will help its customer experience strategy

Talking to an innovative ferry industry trailblazer

Talking to an innovative ferry industry trailblazer
By Guest | Thursday, May 2, 2019

David Gudgel explains to Sandra Speares how Clipper Navigation has gone from strength to strength since becoming the first to operate a high-speed catamaran in North America 32 years ago

David Gudgel on how Clipper Navigation has grown since it started using high-speed catamarans

Red Funnel trials new Azurtane vessel positioning system

Red Funnel trials new Azurtane vessel positioning system
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Tool accelerates berthing process by putting ferries within four centimetres of the wharf 

Increasing ferry capacity on the Irish Sea

Increasing ferry capacity on the Irish Sea
By Justin Merrigan | Monday, April 29, 2019

Andrew Sheen talks with Justin Merrigan about Irish Ferries’ investment in new ships, as well as its improved services and routes to Britain and France

Andrew Sheen speaks about Irish Ferries’ investment in new ships, services and routes 

Exploring the reasons behind the fight over the ferry berth

Exploring the reasons behind the fight over the ferry berth
By Guest | Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Maritime journalist Michael Grey weighs up the pros and cons of cabotage in oceans around the world

Michael Grey weighs up the pros and cons of cabotage in oceans around the world

Working to make a difference in the ferry industry

Working to make a difference in the ferry industry
By Guest | Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan reflects on a hectic round of activity devoted to crucial industry issues

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan reflects on a hectic round of activity devoted to crucial industry issues