Ferry news

Uber partners with Thames Clippers to offer commuter ferry service

Uber partners with Thames Clippers to offer commuter ferry service
Thames Clippers
By Rebecca Gibson | 09 July 2020

Londoners will be able to purchase advance ferry tickets via the Uber app from summer 2020

Damen delivers zero-emission ferries to Arriva

Damen delivers zero-emission ferries to Arriva
Damen Shipyards Group
By Alex Smith | 08 July 2020

The five vessels will provide public transport in Copenhagen, Denmark

Targeting innovation to reduce emissions

Targeting innovation to reduce emissions
By Carlos Tuulik | 08 July 2020

The challenging prospect of global emissions targets will need to be met with cooperation and innovative new technologies

Challenging targets will need to be met with cooperation and innovative new technologies

Wärtsilä to design and equip battery-powered ferries

Wärtsilä to design and equip battery-powered ferries
Wärtsilä
By Alex Smith | 23 June 2020

Zero-emission ships will be built for Norwegian operator Boreal Sjö

Interferry prepares for post-Covid-19 ferry travel

Interferry prepares for post-Covid-19 ferry travel
Interferry
By Alex Smith | 18 May 2020

European Commission guidance suggests gradual relaxation of restrictions ahead of summer season

Damen Shipyards Group marks 20 years of ferry construction

Damen Shipyards Group marks 20 years of ferry construction
Damen Shipyards Group
By Alex Smith | 11 May 2020

Shipbuilders ferry department was first formed at the start of the millennium

Interferry cancels conference for first time in 45 years

Interferry cancels conference for first time in 45 years
Interferry
By Rebecca Gibson | 29 April 2020

Covid-19 travel restrictions mean Australia will now host the event in 2023 rather than 2020

Spirit of Tasmania to move Victorian port operations to Geelong

Spirit of Tasmania to move Victorian port operations to Geelong
Spirit of Tasmania
By Rebecca | 27 April 2020

Ferry operator to relocate from Port Melbourne to avoid operational issues caused by congestion 

Porto Santo Line expedites booking process with Carus system

Porto Santo Line expedites booking process with Carus system
Porto Santo Line
By Rebecca Gibson | 22 April 2020

Ferry line implements CarRes to manage bookings for passengers and freight customers

NYC Ferry receives new catamaran ferries

NYC Ferry receives new catamaran ferries
Incat Crowther
By Alex Smith | 20 April 2020

H401 and Curiosity produce 90 per cent less particulate matter and nitrogen oxide emissions

Incat Tasmania to build new Seaworld Express Ferry

Incat Tasmania to build new Seaworld Express Ferry
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 April 2020

The 700-passenger catamaran will start service in South Korea in early 2022

World’s first methanol-powered ferry turns five

World’s first methanol-powered ferry turns five
By Alex Smith | 15 April 2020

Stena, Wärtsilä, and the Methanex Corporation have marked the launch of Stena Germanica

Flying the flag for Tasmania's ferry industry

Flying the flag for Tasmania's ferry industry
By Justin Merrigan | 08 April 2020

Spirit of Tasmania CEO Bernard Dwyer talks with Justin Merrigan about hosting the 45th Annual Interferry conference in Hobart in October 2020

Bernard Dwyer discusses hosting the 45th Annual Interferry conference in Hobart in October 2020

Supporting the ambitions of the ferry industry

Supporting the ambitions of the ferry industry
By Mike Corrigan | 03 April 2020

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan explains the global trade association’s wide-ranging new vision for helping to shape the ferry industry’s future

Mike Corrigan explains Interferry’s wide-ranging new vision to help shape the ferry industry’s future

Grandi Navi Veloci converts ferry into floating hospital

Grandi Navi Veloci converts ferry into floating hospital
By Alex Smith | 27 March 2020

Splendid has been equipped to assist patients with Covid-19 in Genoa, Italy

Ship of the Year 2020: And the winners are…

Ship of the Year 2020: And the winners are…
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 March 2020

We reveal the vessels that have taken top spot in our first-ever passenger ship awards

Stena Edda sails maiden voyage across the Irish Sea

Stena Edda sails maiden voyage across the Irish Sea
By Alex Smith | 13 March 2020

Ferry is the largest ever to sail on the Belfast to Liverpool route

MAN Energy Solutions to supply engines for Tallink Grupp newbuild

MAN Energy Solutions to supply engines for Tallink Grupp newbuild
By Alex Smith | 12 March 2020

Dual-fuel engines will power MyStar when she enters service in 2022

Brittany Ferries acquires part of Condor Ferries

Brittany Ferries acquires part of Condor Ferries
By Rebecca Gibson | 10 March 2020

Operator will continue to provide services between Guernsey, Jersey, the UK and St Malo in France

Stena Edda arrives in Northern Ireland

Stena Edda arrives in Northern Ireland
By Alex Smith | 03 March 2020

The ferry undertook final trials in Belfast Harbour before she enters service

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