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ARATERE is one of three ro-pax ferries operated by KiwiRail's Interislander. © Alan Lam

ARATERE is one of three ro-pax ferries operated by KiwiRail's Interislander. © Alan Lam

NZ government allocates NZD 400 million to KiwiRail for two new rail ferries

Online Member Access May 18 2020

FerryThe realisation of two new large rail-enabled ferries for New Zealand’s Interislander service across the Cook Strait has taken a major step forward with the New Zealand government awarding KiwiRail, the operator of the Interislander service, NZD 400 million in its latest budget.

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STENA VISION will not be laid up and replaced by STENA NORDICA this summer. © Christian Costa

STENA VISION to remain in service on the Karlskrona-Gdynia route

Online Member Access May 28 2020

FerryStena Line has changed its mind and will keep STENA VISION in service alongside sister ship STENA SPIRIT and the...

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CLdN/Cobelfret operates a short-sea ro-ro fleet of about 20 ships from its Zeebrugge and Rotterdam hubs. © Frank Lose

CLdN seeks judicial review of UK government’s GBP 35 million subsidy

Online Member Access May 27 2020

FerryShort-sea ro-ro operator CLdN is seeking a judicial review of the UK government’s decision last week to award a ...

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CLdN/Cobelfret operates a short-sea ro-ro fleet of about 20 ships from its Zeebrugge and Rotterdam hubs. © Frank Lose

CLdN seeks judicial review of UK government’s GBP 35 million subsidy

Online Member Access May 27 2020

FerryShort-sea ro-ro operator CLdN is seeking a judicial review of the UK government’s decision last week to award a ...

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OSK-ShipTech's concept design of Interislander's new 50,000gt pair. © OSK-ShipTech

KiwiRail issues RFP for two 50,000gt hybrid rail ferries

Online Member Access May 27 2020

Boreal Sjø's newbuilds of separate designs ordered at Holland Shipyards Group © Wärtsilä Ship Design

Boreal orders two hybrid double-enders from Holland Shipyards Group

Online Member Access May 27 2020

Baleària has resumed passenger services from the Spanish mainland to the Balearics. © Frank Heine

Baleària resumes passenger services to the Balearic Islands

Online Member Access May 26 2020

BASTØ ELECTRIC launching © Sefine Shipyard

Sefine Shipyard launched BASTØ ELECTRIC

Online Member Access May 26 2020

COVID-19 is also affecting the lengthening project of STENA LAGAN and STENA MERSEY. © Frank Lose

Lengthening of Stena pair delayed due to COVID-19 – temporary layup of STENA LAGAN

Online Member Access May 25 2020

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STENA LAGAN is one of two Visentini Class vessels to be lengthened by Sedef Shipyard. © Frank Lose

STENA LAGAN makes surprise call in Piraeus

Online Member Access May 24 2020

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CÔTE D’OPALE was floated on 20 May and floated out of the building dock two days later. The launching was originally scheduled for 30 June, then moved to 24 June, moved again to 30 May and then to 20 May. © CMI Jinling Weihai Shipyard

E-Flexer CÔTE D’OPALE floated out in China

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A.P.T. JAMES was put into the water on 22 May. © Austal Vietnam

Austal’s Vietnamese yard launches T&T’s A.P.T. JAMES

Online Member Access May 22 2020

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Sherwood addressing the press conference following the announcement that Sealink UK Ltd. had been sold to British Ferries Ltd., a Sea containers Ltd. subsidiary. The year was 1984. © Sea Containers - Philippe Holthof collection

Former ferry tycoon dies at age 86

Online Member Access May 21 2020

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The conversion and retrofit of MÜNSTERLAND is valued at EUR 17.5 million, the project receiving support from the European Regional Development Fund. © Royal Niestern Sander

Royal Niestern Sander lays keel of new stern section of MÜNSTERLAND

Online Member Access May 20 2020

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Syltfähre has returned to a single-ferry, freight-only operation. © Søren Lund Hviid

Denmark bans transit passengers to Sylt, Syltfähre operating in freight-only mode again

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Tallink Silja's drastic staff reduction concerns its Swedish-flagged ships and Swedish shore staff. © Christian Costa

Tallink Silja makes 450 Swedish staff redundant

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© Philippe Holthof

UK government introduces a further GBP 35 million in subsidies for 15 critical ferry routes and Eurotunnel

Online Member Access May 19 2020

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