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  • Fred. Olsen gather ships in the Forth

    Fred. Olsen gather ships in the Forth

    28th March 2020

    Three of Fred Olsen’s cruise fleet arrived in the Forth during the week commencing 16 March 2020. The first to arrive on 18 March was Balmoral, which was built in 1988 as Crown Odyssey and lengthened by 30 m in…

  • Isle of Wight services respond to COVID-19 restrictions

    Isle of Wight services respond to COVID-19 restrictions

    27th March 2020

    The Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) temporarily granted Red Funnel and Wightlink ferry companies permission for all car ferry passengers to remain in their cars for the duration of the crossings to the Isle of Wight to support the government’s…

  • Ships Monthly April 2020 issue out now

    Ships Monthly April 2020 issue out now

    19th March 2020

    Ships Monthly April 2020 The April  2020 issue of Ships Monthly is out now and contains the usual mix of features and news, with a range of outstanding photos, providing you with everything you need to keep up to date…

  • MAN Re-Enters Finnish Market with Baltic Order

    MAN Re-Enters Finnish Market with Baltic Order

    14th March 2020

    MAN Energy Solutions has won the order to supply the engines for a shuttle ferry newbuilding for Tallink Grupp, the Estonian shipping company. A diesel-electric plant comprising 5 × MAN 51/60DF dual-fuel main engines – with LNG as primary fuel…

  • P&O Ferries releases images of €260 million new super-ferries

    P&O Ferries releases images of €260 million new super-ferries

    5th March 2020

    P&O Ferries releases images of €260 million new super-ferries designed to revolutionise transport between Britain and Europe P&O Ferries have released the first official images of the €260 million new generation of super-ferries which will transform the experience of travelling…

  • Wärtsilä to supply scrubber solutions to Norwegian Cruise Line

    Wärtsilä to supply scrubber solutions to Norwegian Cruise Line

    27th February 2020

    The technology group Wärtsilä will supply Hybrid Scrubber system packages, specially customised to meet the specific needs of two cruise vessels. The ships are owned and operated by Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL). The 325m Norwegian Breakaway and Norwegian Getaway will…

  • Significant Boat of the Year

    Significant Boat of the Year

    23rd February 2020

    Crowley Maritime Corp and subsidiary Jensen Maritime, the company’s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering firm, were honoured with the 2019 Significant Boat of the Year Award at the International Workboat Show in New Orleans in December 2019. The award…