2017年05月31日

ピースボート

2017年5月30日、ピースボートはオスロで、フィンランドのArctech Helsinki Shipyard Inc.との間で、2020年4月に就航させる計画のEcoship建造の基本合意書 (LOI) に署名した。
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2017年05月26日

Shippax Weekly News Bulletin – 21

Headlines of news added to Shippax news site during week 21. For full text, visit www.shippax.com.

Please note that further news might be added to the web site during the course of the day.

Wish you all a ferry nice weekend!

CORRECTION: Aurora Expeditions charters first of SunStone’s Chinese expedition cruise newbuilds

In our story published in our last week’s Newsletter and in the upcoming June issue of ShippaxInfo about Australia’s expedition cruise ship operator Aurora Expeditions chartering the first of SunStone’s four 104m Polar Class expedition cruise ships ordered in China, we stated that Aurora also had an option on taking the remaining three vessels – THIS IS INCORRECT.

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US entrepreneur plans new active lifestyle cruise line with 350 capacity luxury vessels

Miami-based entrepreneur Gene Meehan is to launch a new active lifestyle cruise line in May 2018 under the name of Blue World Voyages using a yet-to-be-named vessel converted into a 350-passenger capacity, all-suite five-star vessel.

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Hurtigruten takes on ports over charges

Hurtigruten is taking legal action against a string of ports used by vessels on its historic coastal express service from Bergen to Kirkenes, together with cruises, for allegedly overcharging port fees.

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Five people die in vehicle deck fire on Indonesian ro-pax ferry MUTIARA SENTOSA I

The 12,365 gt ro-pax ferry MUTIARA SENTOSA I, built in 1988 as the Japanese VENILIA, caught fire on Friday May 19 in the Java Sea two nautical miles off Masalembu Island, halfway between Surabaya and Macassar.

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New CEO for HH Ferries Group

The Board of Directors of Helsingborg-Helsingør ferry operator HH Ferries Group has appointed Johan Röstin as new CEO of HH Ferries Group. He will join the Group after the summer, succeeding Henrik Rørbæk who announced his resignation in February this year.

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2017年05月24日

(株)商船三井

2017年5月23日、商船三井は、LNG燃料タグボートを建造し、2019年4月に大阪湾に配備することを発表した。

2017年1月1日に発効したIGFコード(International Code Of Safety For Ships Using Gases Or Other Low-Flash Point Fuels)に準拠して、金川造船株式会社で建造し、ヤンマー株式会社がLNG燃料エンジン(二元燃料機関)を供給し、大阪ガス株式会社からLNGの供給を受け、日本栄船株式会社が運航する。
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2017年05月22日

サノヤス造船(株)

2017年5月、サノヤス造船(大阪市)は、約20年ぶりにカー・フェリーを受注し、水島製造所(倉敷市)で2018年秋から建造を再開する。南海フェリー向け、2,800gt船。
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2017年05月19日

Shippax Weekly News Bulletin – 20

Headlines of news added to Shippax news site during week 20. For full text, visit www.shippax.com.

Please note that further news might be added to the web site during the course of the day.

Wish you all a ferry nice weekend!


Fincantieri and STX EUROPE - now signed agreement

Fincantieri has now signed the agreement with STX EUROPE for the acquisition of a majority of the shares of STX FRANCE.

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Brittany Ferries signs ten-year deal with Portsmouth International Port

Despite continuing uncertainty with some UK-based business with Brexit looming, leading French ferry operator Brittany Ferries doesn’t seem too concerned, having signed a ten-year deal with Portsmouth International Port (PIP) on May 17

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Turkish summer charter for LOUIS AURA

Leading Turkish tour operator Etstur has chartered 1968-built, 15,781 gt LOUIS AURA for the summer season 2017, cruising from the Turkish port of Cesme, near Izmir to the Greek Islands.

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Grimaldi Group's bid to take over HSW failed

Grimaldi Group's latest bid to take over Greece's largest ferry company, Hellenic Seaways (HSW) failed May 16, when a Grimaldi-motivated EGM failed to unseat HSW's management. Indeed, Grimaldi backers failed to win a seat on an enlarged 11-member board.

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Fred. Olsen river cruise debut planned for April 2018

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines are to make a river cruise debut next year with the 156 guest BRABANT introduced on a dedicated programme starting on 5 April 2018 and taking in the Danube, Rhine, Main and Moselle rivers with a total of 30 departures on durations ranging from five to 25 nights.

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2016 growth - also for Scandlines

Scandlines has reported a 2016 result with growth in both revenue and profit.

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Strongest ever Q1 result for Fjord1

After a record-breaking 2016, Fjord1 continues in Q1 2017 with an even stronger result.

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Strong growth for Finnlines during Q1 2017

Finnlines Group’s revenue during the January-March period totalled EUR 120.9m, an increase of 14.9% compared to the same period in 2016.

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KAITAKI to be sold to her New Zealand charterers

The Irish Continental Group plc (ICG) has announced that it has entered into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for the sale of the ro-pax ferry KAITAKI to KiwiRail’s Interislander.

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Aurora Expeditions to charter first of SunStone’s Chinese expedition cruise newbuilds

Australia’s expedition cruise ship operator Aurora Expeditions will charter the first of SunStone’s four 104m Polar Class expedition cruise ships currently on order at Chinese shipbuilder China Merchants Heavy Industries (Jiangsu) Co. Ltd., near Shanghai.

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Egypt welcomes Viking to the Nile

Viking River Cruises is to become the first foreign company licensed to operate along the River Nile through Egypt.

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Second try for Elb-Link

After several months of uncertainty following the insolvency of Elb-Link, ‘Elb-Link 2.0’ has emerged through a management buy-out led by Bernd Bässmann, the company’s former operations manager.

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Tokai Kisen to order a new jetfoil

Tokyo-based Tokai Kisen has disclosed that it will order a 165 gt jetfoil from Kawasaki Heavy Industries (Kobe) for the first time in 25 years.

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Tallink Grupp Q1, 2017, Unaudited Consolidated Interim Report

Tallink Grupp carried 1.9m passengers in Q1 (1 January - 31 March), which was 0.7% less than during the same period last year. Revenue decreased by 0.7% to a total of EUR 191.5m.

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Fjord1 wins concessions and will therefore build five new ferries

The Norwegian ferry company Fjord1 has won the concessions for the two largest ferry connections in Norway; the Hareid-Sulesund and Sykkylven-Magerholm routes. Five new environmentally friendly ferries will be built for this purpose, each with a capacity of 120 cars.

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Best-ever first quarter result for DFDS

DFDS achieved a 4% increase in revenue for the first three months of 2017 - its best-ever first quarter result. Profit before tax was up by 10% thanks to strong freight performance despite slightly weaker UK passenger numbers due to the late Easter.

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Bay Ferries ticket sales increase five-fold

There has been a big increase in advance ticket sales for the Bay Ferries high-speed service between Yarmouth, Nova Scotia and Portland, Maine, which starts its second season under new ownership at the end of the month.

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Three more double-enders for Torghatten Nord

Torghatten Nord has ordered three more ferries of the Multi Maritime ‘MM125FD LNG’ design.

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P&O Ferries charters AUTO BAY to temporarily replace PRIDE OF BRUGES

Zeebrugge-Hull ro-pax ferry PRIDE OF BRUGES has been taken out of service following engine troubles that resulted in a late arrival in Hull on Thursday May 11.

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