Author Stuart Prestidge

Contract agreed for hybrid fishing vessel

Ship builder Vard, a subsidiary of Fincantieri, has signed a contract to design and construct a vessel for Akraberg, which will incorporate the latest in hybrid…

Rauma begins ferry construction

Rauma Marine Construction (RMC) announced this week that work has begun on the production of Tallink’s new shuttle ferry, MyStar, at the Rauma, Finland shipyard despite the Covid-19 pandemic.   Tallink’s new car and…

Keel laying for electric ferry completed

Keel laying for the second Schlepp- und Fährgesellschaft Kiel (SFK) fully electric ferry took place this week at Holland Shipyards Group’s…