2017年09月07日

蘇州下関フェリー(株)

下関に本拠を置く蘇州下関フェリーは、神田造船でRORO船を建造し、2019年1月末に下関―太倉(中国)航路に就航させる。「UTOPIA IV」は代替。
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2017年09月06日

川崎近海汽船(株)・川崎汽船(株)

川崎近海汽船と川崎汽船は、2017年9月に川崎近海汽船の新しいLNG駆動カー・フェリーの共同研究で合意した。
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2017年09月05日

川崎近海汽船(株)

川崎近海汽船は2018年3月より、RORO船の北王丸、勇王丸を、常陸那珂―清水―大分航路に就航させ、北九州(日明)への寄港を休止する。
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2017年09月04日

日本通運(株)・日本海運(株)

2017年9月4日、日本通運の子会社、日本海運のRORO船、「ひまわり8」(10,620gt)が釧路―苫小牧―東京航路に就航した。「ひまわり1」(7,323gt, 2001)と代替。
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2017年09月01日

Shippax News Bulletin – 35

- In association with Interferry

Dear Subscriber

Welcome to our latest weekly news update – which launches an exciting extension of our longstanding relationship with the global trade association Interferry. From this issue on, Interferry is co-sponsoring the bulletin in a move that will enhance both coverage and readership of ferry industry news.

Shippax owner and CEO Elizabeth Mandersson says: “We are delighted to be joined by such an influential partner in our drive to serve an ever-wider audience of ferry industry stakeholders.”

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan adds: “Shippax is one of the leading providers of news and information in our shipping sector, so this joint initiative is a perfect fit with our Stronger Together strategic vision.”

So now – ‘in association with Interferry’ – below are the headlines of news added to the Shippax website during week 35.

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We wish you all a great weekend!

LaNaval to be put into administration

Spanish shipbuilders LaNaval will request the Spanish equivalent of the American ‘Chapter XI’, i.e. protection from creditors, after failing to attract any investors to rescue the yard.

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Half year result for newly-listed Fjord 1 released

Fjord1 ASA has recorded a profit of NOK 239.4m in the first half of the year. This compares to NOK 141.5m for the same period last year.

≫ READ THE FULL ARTICLE

Irish Continental Group 2017 half year report

Irish Continental Group today, 31 August, released their half year result for 2017.

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AQUA SPIRIT to be renamed NORTHERN SEA WOLF for Port Hardy-Bella Coola service

NORTHERN SEA WOLF is the name chosen for the compact-size Greek vessel acquired by BC Ferries for the new mid-coast ferry service.

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Trasmediterranea to open twice weekly Barcelona-Ciutadella route soon

Trasmediterranea has confirmed that it will start a Barcelona to Ciutadella (Menorca) service on 19 September this year.

≫ READ THE FULL ARTICLE

Strong Q2 for Fjord Line

Fjord Line has released its Q2 figures and they point to further growth.

≫ READ THE FULL ARTICLE

BLUE STAR PATMOS grounded off Ios

Last night (30 August), BLUE STAR PATMOS ran aground at 01:30 local time when approaching the Cycladic island of Ios.

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Detroit World Logistics Maritime to enter the fray on the Gibraltar Strait

A new maritime transportation operator is preparing to enter the Gibraltar Strait: Detroit World Logistic Maritime (DWLM), a company founded in March 2016 with a capital of MAD 20m.

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Green light for Nor Lines’ takeover

The Norwegian Competition Authority has notified Samskip that the acquisition of Nor Lines AS has been cleared as it would not result in a significant impediment to effective competition.

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Russians are developing a WIG craft that could operate as a ferry

A team of Russian developers has been working on the creation of a multipurpose sea-going ekranoplan, which could contribute significantly to the speed of seaborne traffic. The project, announced as unique, will be presented by MariNet, the National Technological Initiative (NTI) working group, at the upcoming International Exhibition NEVA-2017 in St. Petersburg.

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GUTE introduced between Gdynia and Karlskrona

Stena Line has now introduced the time-chartered, 865-lanemetre GUTE as the fourth ship on the Gdynia-Karlskrona route, supplementing STENA VISION, STENA SPIRIT and STENA BALTICA.

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Cunard to mark 50th anniversary of QE2 launch

The 50th anniversary of the launch of former Cunard flagship QUEEN ELIZABETH 2 is to be marked during a special Mediterranean cruise by the iconic company’s latest cruise ship, QUEEN ELIZABETH.

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Trasmediterranea’s Gandia-Ibiza route to be continued until 1 October

Trasmediterranea opened the new Gandia-Ibiza route during the Easter holiday period. It was then stopped and resumed again in June.

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Construction started on Stena’s first E-Flexer ro-pax

On Friday 25 August, a steel cutting ceremony was held at the Avic Weihai Shipyard, marking the start of the construction of the first of four ro-pax vessels Stena ordered at the Chinese yard in April 2016.

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NISSOS CHIOS to stay on the Almeria-Nador route

Baleària has released its winter sailing schedules as far as January 2018 and, surprisingly, the schedules continue to show the NISSOS CHIOS operating between Almeria and Nador.

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WORLD DREAM has left Meyer Werft’s covered building hall

WORLD DREAM, the second cruise ship for Dream Cruises built by Meyer Werft in Papenburg, has left the yard’s covered building dock on Saturday 26 August.

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Another high-speed ferry order for Austal’s Philippines shipyard

Austal Limited has bagged the fifth high-speed commercial ferry contract for Austal Philippines in just over 12 months.

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KYK Line’s MARIMO launched

Kinkai Yusen Kaisha’s (KYK Line) new freight ro-ro ferry MARIMO took to the water at the MHI Shimonoseki shipyard on 23 August.

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