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WSF and Vigor ink agreement for second 144-car ferry

Vigor Industries’ US Fab shipyard will start construction in December on a second 144-car ferry for Washington State Ferries. The Ferries Division of the Washington State Department of Transportation and shipbuilder Vigor

New Port Aransas ferry starts service

The first two of a new class of vessels designed by Seattle-based Elliott Bay Design Group LLC (EBDG) and built for the Port Aransas Ferry Service by Southwest Shipyard LP went into

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Austal books ferry order for Henderson shipyard

According to a stock exchange announcement, Austal has secured  a contract for the supply of a 41 m aluminum passenger ferry to be built at its Henderson, Western Australia, shipyard for delivery

Austal delivers its largest catamaran yet

Austal has handed over the largest catamaran it has thus far built, the 113 m “Leonora Christina,” to Danish company Faergen (formerly Nordic Ferry Services) and is due to depart Austal’s Henderson,

STX France gets order for zero-emissions ferry

The communities of Cap L’Orient on the coast of Brittany, France, have selected STX France’s Lanester shipyard to build a new “zero emissions” eco-friendly ferry. Ten companies responded to a call for