ABB along with South Korea’s Haemin Heavy Industries shipyard, shake their hands in order to develop region’s first domestic zero-emissions ferry.
With immediate effect, ferries arriving to the Netherlands from the United Kingdom are no longer allowed to carry passengers.
Over 300 passengers were stranded on the ferry Stena Edda on Wednesday night, after six crew members tested positive for Covid-19. Port Health Authorities advised the Belfast-bound ferry not to leave Birkenhead after the six crew members were found positive.
The Bangkok Metropolitan Authority (BMA) introduced its new fleet of electric commuter ferries into service. This move comes as a measure to bring clean emissions-free passenger transport to Thailand.
In light of COVID-19 second wave and the vaccine development stage, DP World-owned ro/ro and freight ferry operator P&O Ferries plans to deliver the vaccines to the UK, for free.
The unloading operations from the car ferry Coastal Rennaissance at the port of Tsawwassen, British Columbia, led on a serious accident when a crew cab pickup drove off onto the loading ramp, injuring the driver.
The Finnish project development company Flexens Oy Ab will finish a feasibility study of the Power2AX project in November 2020. The project aims to implement green hydrogen production and use in fuel ferries in the Åland archipelago.
DFDS along with its collaborators applied for a EU Innovation Fund, in order to jointly explore an electricity-powered ferry from a hydrogen fuel cell system, which only emits water.
Interferry, the global trade association representing ferry industry, is conducting a major energy efficiency data survey to ensure that existing ferries can comply with short-term GHG emissions measures, agreed in principle at last week’s IMO MEPC 75 meeting.
Around 331 passengers and 98 crew members are stranded after the passenger ferry Viking Grace, ran aground on November 21, off the coast of Mariehamn, Finland.
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