Reederei Norden-Frisia has ordered an electric ferry with Damen Shipyards. The route that the ferry will operate required Damen to develop a completely new vessel – the Damen Fast Fery (FFE) 3209 – known as the E-Cat Ferry. Norden-Frisia wants a fully electric ferry...
For the first time ever, Holland Shipyards has held a “keel printing” ceremony. No welding of steel or aluminium, but a gigantic 3D printer is printing the keel of an autonomous, electric passenger ferry that will set sail in 2024 in Paris. Athletes and...
Jeannette Baljeu, deputy of the province of South Holland, christened the all-electric waterbus Blue Venice on 10 March. Built by Damen Shipyards Group, the fast ferry, together with two sister ships, will service the Dordrecht-Papendrecht-Zwijndrecht (Drechtsteden)...
This week, a group of cargo brokers and travel agents announced their cooperation in a new sail liner ferry service between Amsterdam and Porto, also calling at ports in the United Kingdom and France. This will be shipping company EcoClipper’s first sustainable...
Holland Norway Lines’ ferry MS Romantika, which sails between Norway and the Netherlands, broke loose from the quay on 1 February in the port of Eemshaven. There were no injuries, but there was damage, says a spokesperson of Groningen Seaports. The MS Romantika...
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