Ferries
JANUARY 7, 2014 — Ares Shipyard, Antalya, Turkey, is to build eight 18 m x 6.7 m ferries to shuttle guests between Doha, Qatar, and the Anantara Doha Island Resort & Spa, 11 km east…
JANUARY 4, 2014—Casco Bay Island Transit serves as a vital lifeline for the residents of the six Casco Bay Islands providing commuter, tourist, freight, vehicle and mail service daily from the mainland through Portland, ME.…
DECEMBER 29, 2013 — Two men were arrested yesterday by U.K. police after the DFDS Seaways cruise ferry King Seaways was forced to return to port in Newcastle after fire broke out in a passenger…
DECEMBER 26, 2013 — Roscoff, France, headquartered Brittany Ferries said earlier this month that it is "about to sign" a contract with shipbuilder STX France, Saint Nazaire, for the construction of the world's largest LNG…
DECEMBER 24, 2013 —— Canada's Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Government has awarded Damen Shipyards of the Netherlands a contract for a second state-of-the-art, 80 m Ice Class ferry, just a few weeks after placing an…
DECEMBER 23, 2013 — Washington State's King County Ferry District says it has signed with Bellingham, WA, based All American Marine to design and build two new water taxis to replace its pair of 25…
DECEMBER 23, 2013 — The World Ferry Safety Association has announced the details of its 2014 international student design competition for a safe, affordable ferry. The goal is to elicit new approaches for ferry design…
DECEMBER 12, 2013 — Wärtsilä will provide a full propulsion package for the new passenger ferry being ordered at German shipbuilder Fr. Fassmer GmbH in October by Reederei Cassen Eils GmbH. The new ferry will…
DECEMBER 10, 2013 — Canada's BC Ferries said yesterday that it has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to five pre-qualified shipyards, including one Canadian yard, to build three LNG fueled intermediate class ferries to…
AUGUST 1, 2013—BC Ferries, Victoria, BC, Canada, plans to build three vehicle ferries to replace two aging vessels that are nearing the end of their service lives and are due to retire in 2016. The…
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