2018年03月08日

マルエーフェリー(株)

マルエーフェリーは、那覇―奄美群島―鹿児島航路に就航している「フェリー波之上」(8072gt、旅客定員707人)で、2018年3月4日から1年間、屋久島(宮之浦港)に試験的に寄港する。
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十島村

十島村の「フェリーとしま 2」(約2000gt、全長約90m、幅約15m、旅客定員約300人)は、2018年3月1日に三菱造船下関造船所から引き渡された。4月に就航する。
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2018年03月05日

JR九州高速船(株)

2018年2月28日、JR九州高速船は、Austal Ships Pty. Ltd.との間で、83mの高速三胴船の設計・建造契約に署名した。この真っ赤な高速船は、2020年7月に福岡―釜山航路に就航する。
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2018年03月02日

Shippax News Bulletin – 9

- In association with Interferry

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Stena Line to install battery power on STENA JUTLANDICA

Swedish ferry giant Stena Line recently signed a contract with Callenberg Technology Group to install a 1MWh battery package on board the Gothenburg-Frederikshavn ro-pax STENA JUTLANDICA.

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CBG Systems appointed to refit SFPs on board three more Fred. Olsen fast craft

CBG Systems Pty Ltd (CBG) is recognized as the leading designer, manufacturer and installer of lightweight Structural Fire Protection systems (SFP) and turnkey contractor for the installation of energy control and insulation systems for marine and industrial environments.

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Financials results

Chelsea Logistics Holdings Corp

VARD

Lindblad Expeditions

Tallink Grupp

Fjord1

Finnlines + signing of an LoI for three 7,300-lanemetre ro-ros

BC Ferries
Launching ceremony for Torghatten Nord’s NB 1080

Today, 2 March, the launching ceremony is held for the NB 1080 project at the Tersan Shipyard in Turkey. The double-ender is under construction for Norwegian Torghatten Nord and is one in a line of five newbuilds for the company, two of which are being built at the Vard Brevik shipyard.

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First steel cut for Saga Cruises’ SPIRIT OF DISCOVERY

A steel cutting ceremony was held yesterday, 28 February, at the the Meyer Werft in Papenburg for SPIRIT OF DISCOVERY, the first newbuilding for UK-based Saga Cruises.

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Color Line gets green light for NIS flag

The dispute between the Norwegian state and Color Line has come to an end. Color Line will therefore be allowed to switch its Oslo-Kiel cruise ferries COLOR FANTASY and COLOR MAGIC from the Norwegian flag (NOR) to the more liberal Norwegian International Ship Register (NIS).

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Condor Ferries could be put for sale within the next 24 months

According to Charles Parkinson, Guernsey’s Economic Development President, British Channel Island ferry operator Condor Ferries could be put for sale in the coming 18 to 24 months.

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Owner’s food for thought in Greek ferry route dispute

The highly competitive nature of the ferry business in Greece has again been brought into focus with a ferry company owner accusing the country’s Shipping Minister of repeatedly adopting a negative and catastrophic attitude towards his company.

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ANAX delivered to Thassos Ferries

The Greek Kouris Shipyard has delivered the 2,600gt ANAX to Thassos Ferries. The double-ender has meanwhile arrived in Thassos where she joined the four-ship Thassos Ferries fleet which also includes the 2015-built ANASSA M, yet another product of the Amaliapolis-located Kouris Shipyard.

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SAKURA to leave Japan for the Philippines

Uwajima-Unyu Ferries has found a buyer for its 1998-built SAKURA which was decommissioned in late 2017 following the introduction of the Naikai Zosen-built AKOBONO MARU on the 67km Yawatahama (Shikoku)-Usuki (Kyushu) route.

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Caronte & Tourist’s ELIO took to the water

On Monday 26 February the LNG-powered double-ender ELIO of Caronte & Tourist glided into the water at the Sefine Shipyard in Yalova, Turkey.

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Spanish Government to study a new route

The Lower House of the Spanish Government has approved a move to study a new summer season-only maritime route linking Cartagena (Murcia) with Ibiza and Palma (Mallorca).

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AIDA brings its ordering tally to three

Carnival Corporation & plc has signed a newbuilding contract with Meyer Werft for a third Helios-Class cruise ship for its AIDA Cruises brand. The ship will be a sister to AIDAnova which will be delivered on 15 November 2018.

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Electric cars will travel no longer for free on ferries in Norway

With electric cars becoming more popular in Norway – now accounting for 52% of the new car market – new regulations came into effect on 1 March. Electric cars will no longer travel for free on board Norwegian domestic ferries.

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P&O Ferries will dramatically increase capacity at Tilbury thanks to a new river berth

With a strong growth in freight carryings between Zeebrugge and Tilbury, P&O Ferries announced that it has reached an agreement with Forth Ports to move its Tilbury terminal to a new GBP 150 million purpose-built river berth on the Thames.

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Serious delay for ROALD AMUNDSEN causes cancellation of her first Antarctic season

The recently launched hybrid expedition cruise ship ROALD AMUNDSEN will be delayed. The initial delivery date was set for August this year, but this is no longer realistic with the delivery being postponed to spring 2019.

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2018年02月28日

国土交通省港湾局

2018年2月27日、国土交通省港湾局は、鹿児島港を「官民連携による国際クルーズ拠点」を形成する港湾に選定したと発表した。鹿児島県とRoyal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.が連携し、新岸壁を20年間、優先的に利用させることになる予定。
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