February 21, 2007
Hornblower wins Cape May-Lewes Ferry contract
Hornblower Marine Services (HMS), based in New Albany, Indiana has secured a marine master planning contract with Delaware River and Bay Authority (DRBA) for its Cape May-Lewes Ferry operation.
Cape May-Lewes Ferry, in service since 1964, operates five 1,000 passenger/100 car ferries on a 17-mile route between Cape May, New Jersey and Lewes, Delaware. The year round operation carries around one million passengers and 350,000 cars per year.
Under the contract HMS will provide the organization with marine master planning services resulting in a phased and comprehensive strategy to maintain, improve, and optimize operations and assets associated with their Cape May-Lewes Ferry operation.