Five more Fjord1 ferries to have Corvus energy storage systems

JANUARY 28, 2019 —Bergen, Norway, headquartered systems integrator Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) has selected Corvus Energy to supply lithium ion battery based energy storage systems (ESS) for the five new all-electric ferries

EBDG teams up with Australia’s AMD Marine Consulting

JANUARY 23, 2019 — Seattle, WA, headquartered Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) has signed a licensing agreement to be the exclusive North American vessel design representative for AMD Marine Consulting (AMD) of

Incat Tasmania to build new vessel for Trinidad and Tobago

JANUARY 18, 2019 — Australian shipbuilder Incat Tasmania is to build a new vessel to the Government of Trinidad and Tobago. Incat Chairman Robert Clifford says the newbuild vessel will be delivered

Foss subsidiary to buy Crowley’s Prudhoe Bay assets

JANUARY 17, 2019 — Anchorage, AK, headquartered Cook Inlet Tug & Barge (CITB), an independently managed subsidiary of Foss Maritime Company, reports” that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with

Foil-born passenger vessel design promises huge fuel savings

JANUARY 17, 2019 — Glosten and Bieker Boats have joined forces to bring modern composite hydrofoil technology to the passenger vessel market. The result: An ultra-efficient vessel that requires less than half

Jensen provides design for Shaver Transportation’s latest tug

JANUARY 16, 2019 — Jensen Maritime, Crowley Maritime Corp.’s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company, has provided the detailed design for Shaver Transportation Company’s new, Z-drive tug – Samantha S. Built

Norway to be first with hydrogen fueled ferry? Maybe not

JANUARY 14, 2019 — The race is on to build the world’s first hydrogen powered ferry. Norwegian operator Norled has beaten out competitors Fjord 1 and Boreal to win a Norwegian Public

New Zealand’s first fully electric ferry set to start construction soon

JANUARY 14, 2019 — New Zealand is to have its first fully electric zero emission ferry. The East by West Wellington Harbour Ferry service, reports that the NZ$4 million (about US$2.7 million)

JonRie to supply deck equipment for next generation Navy tugs

JANUARY 14, 2019 — JonRie InterTech LLC, Manahawkin, NJ,has been selected to supply the deck equipment for the U.S Navy’s next generation Yard Tugs (YT-808 Class). The six tugs in the new

Rauma Marine Constructions gets LOI for hybrid car passenger ferry

JANUARY 11, 2019 — Finnish shipbuilder Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) has signed a letter of intent covering design and construction of a EUR 120 million (about $138 million) car passenger ferry that