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  • Ships Monthly December 2022 issue out now

    Ships Monthly December 2022 issue out now

    29th November 2022

    outstanding articles and features. NEWS Waterfront – UECC takes last newbuild car carrier, HMS Prince of Wales heads to Rosyth for repairs, Euronav sells the tanker ULCC Europe, and the historic Hispaniola’s final voyage on the Thames. Ferry – Work…

  • Viking Line to double service to Stockholm in summer 2023

    Viking Line to double service to Stockholm in summer 2023

    26th November 2022

    Viking Line will place the ferry Viking Cinderella, in service on its Helsinki-Mariehamn-Stockholm route, during the summer of 2023. Cinderella will depart every other day in the afternoon from Helsinki and supplement regular service on the route with the vessel…

  • Sandbanks chain ferry goes for refit

    Sandbanks chain ferry goes for refit

    17th November 2022

    The bi-annual dry-docking of the Sandbanks chain ferry Bramble Bush Bay did not get off to a good start. The floating bridge, which operates across the mouth of Poole Harbour between Sandbanks and Shell Bay, was removed from its chains…

  • Discover Ferries: A hybrid future for the ferry industry

    Discover Ferries: A hybrid future for the ferry industry

    17th November 2022

    Ferry industry invests in greener and more comfortable ships A total of 17 new ships will be in service within next 5 years Industry body, Discover Ferries, announced that the UK passenger ferry industry will introduce fuel-efficient, hybrid-powered ferries to…

  • GALLERY: Thames Estuary shipping

    GALLERY: Thames Estuary shipping

    16th November 2022

    The Thames Estuary has always been busy with shipping of all shapes and sizes visiting London and the various wharves along the river. Peter Flack supplied a series of images showing container ships that called in the 1980s. The 19,095gt…

  • Series of nine high-speed ferries for Hong Kong

    Series of nine high-speed ferries for Hong Kong

    13th November 2022

    Hong Kong’s Cheoy Lee shipyard has been contracted to build nine high-speed passenger ferries under the Hong Kong Government’s Vessel Subsidy Scheme (VSS) to replace a number of existing ferries connecting central Hong Kong with the outlying islands of Lamma,…

  • Double victory for Viking Line at Finnish Travel Gala

    Double victory for Viking Line at Finnish Travel Gala

    12th November 2022

    Viking Line has been named both the Sustainable Business of the Year and the Transport Company of the Year at the Finnish Travel Gala. One factor that weighed heavily in both choices was the shipping company’s long-term investment in environmentally-friendly…

  • Havila Capella christened in Fosnavåg

    Havila Capella christened in Fosnavåg

    9th November 2022

    On 8 November 2022 the coastal cruise ship Havila Capella was christened by godmother Hege Sævik Rabben outside Havila Voyages’ head office at Mjølstadneset in Fosnavåg, Norway. Just under a year after the ship was put into operation along the…

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