Ferry

  • Ships Monthly July 2017 issue now available

    Ships Monthly July 2017 issue now available

    19th May 2017

    The latest issue of Ships Monthly is about to hit the shelves. Make sure you get your copy now! It includes the following features: VOYAGE REPORT – A voyage on one of the great P&O-Orient liners, Oronsay, of the post-war…

  • Latest issue of Ships Monthly out not

    Latest issue of Ships Monthly out not

    19th May 2017

    The latest issue of Ships Monthly is about to hit the shelves. Make sure you get your copy now! It includes the following features: VOYAGE REPORT – A voyage on one of the great P&O-Orient liners, Oronsay, of the post-war…

  • Fast Ferry Contract for Incat

    Fast Ferry Contract for Incat

    17th May 2017

    Australian shipbuilder Incat has been awarded a significant contract for the design and construction of a large new vehicle-passenger ferry for a major European operator. The new vessel for Naviera Armas is the second vessel in Incat’s new generation 109m…

  • Jump on board for National Ferry Fortnight

    Jump on board for National Ferry Fortnight

    9th May 2017

    The ninth annual National Ferry Fortnight runs from May 6 to 20 across the UK and well-known Scottish operator Cal Mac has plenty of tempting offers to help you get on board. Full details of all offers can be found…

  • Condor Ferries celebrate 30 years of service

    Condor Ferries celebrate 30 years of service

    8th May 2017

    During April Condor Ferries celebrated 30 years of passenger services between the UK and Channel Islands.   The first passenger sailing left the South Coast for the Channel Islands in April 1987. Since then, Condor Ferries has transported over 14…

  • New craft built at Isle of Wight for Thames Clippers

    New craft built at Isle of Wight for Thames Clippers

    6th May 2017

    Following the successful contract to build Red Funnel IoW Ferries’ latest fast ferry, Red Jet 6, which was delivered in July 2016, Wight Shipyard secured a £6.3 million contract in October 2016 for two more fast ferries. The contract was…

  • Stena Line invests £5m in local fleet refit

    Stena Line invests £5m in local fleet refit

    4th May 2017

    Stena Line has just completed the refit of all seven ships in its Irish Sea North ferry fleet with a total investment programme of £5 million. The work was carried out at the Harland & Wolff shipyard in Belfast over…

  • Incat’s new generation of fast ferry

    Incat’s new generation of fast ferry

    1st May 2017

    A new generation fast ferry left Tasmania on her delivery voyage to Denmark via the Panama Canal in April 2017. Express 3 is a 109m high-speed vehicle-passenger ferry from Australian shipbuilder Incat Tasmania for Danish operator Molslinjen, becoming the fourth Hobart-built…

  • Mediterranean’s largest high speed catamaran

    Mediterranean’s largest high speed catamaran

    29th April 2017

    The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide the waterjets for a new high-speed ferry being built by the Incat Tasmania yard in Australia for Malta based Virtu Ferries. When delivered, this vessel will be the largest high speed…

  • Ships Monthly June issue out now

    Ships Monthly June issue out now

    20th April 2017

    The latest issue of Ships Monthly is now available. The main features cover the Mooremack twins, sisterships Brasil and Argentina, by Allan E. Jordan. Russell Plummer salutes the paddler Waverley, which is marking her 70th year this summer, and a look…