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DFDS/Moby ropax deal cancelled

DFDS and Moby have cancelled their agreement to swap the ropaxes operating on the Amsterdam (Ijmuiden)/Newcastle route. On 6th September, 2019, DFDS agreed with the Italian ferry company Moby to acquire two ropaxes, ‘Moby Wonder’ and ‘Moby Aki’, [Read more...]

November 15th, 2019|

UK ferry scene due for significant expansion

There are 13 new ferries due to enter service before 2023 and eight launching before 2021, according to industry body, Discover Ferries. Announced during the travel industry’s annual ABTA Travel Convention, this represents a significant investment from the [Read more...]

October 11th, 2019|

SeaDream selects YSA Design

Proven experience in smaller ultra-luxury cruise ships and a lasting relationship with the pioneer of superyacht vacationing were behind the selection of YSA Design as the design partner for SeaDream Yacht Club’s ‘SeaDream Innovation’. She has been designed [Read more...]

September 29th, 2019|

New ropax design from KEH

Danish-based ship designer and consultant, Knud E. Hansen (KEH) has unveiled a 154 m ropax ferry design that will be able to accommodate up to 1,500 pax and 440 cars. The design also boasts an additional 657 lane [Read more...]

September 13th, 2019|

First X-BOW Polar cruise vessel delivered

The first expedition cruise vessel in SunStone’s ‘INFINITY’ class series was named ‘Greg Mortimer’ at the China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) Haimen shipyard on 6th September, 2019. The vessels have been designed and developed by Norway-based Ulstein Design [Read more...]

September 13th, 2019|

DFDS to swap Newcastle and Amsterdam ships

DFDS has entered into an agreement with Italian ferry company Moby to exchange two passenger ferries. This move is intended to raise the on board customer experience and capacity, for both passengers and freight customers. Moby will acquire [Read more...]

September 13th, 2019|