As part of a special trip, enabling citizens of the Baltic states to return home, the Baltivia ferry, owned by Polish Baltic Shipping Co. (Polska Żegluga Bałtycka), known on the market as Polferries, entered the terminal of AB Klaipėda Stevedoring Company (KLASCO) in Klaipėda in the evening of March 18. […]
The converted Spirit of Vancouver Island at Remontowa SA shortly before her departure. Spirit of Vancouver Island owned by BC Ferries, has been converted at Remontowa Shiprepair Yard SA. On 27 February 2019 the ferry departed from the yard following the completion of a mid-life upgrade (MLU).
Irish high class ship interriors outfitter MJM Group opens branch in Poland, plans expansion in Pruszcz Gdański
One of the leading international specialists in cruise ship refurbishment, refit and interior fit out services, offering comprehensive and turnkey solutions to clients in the marine, commercial and private sectors, has strengthened its presence in Poland with opening of a new office in Gdansk area. Based in Pruszcz Gdański, the office will […]
As a central part of Stena Line’s efforts to reduce fuel consumption and minimise environmental impact, the company is now running a pilot study using artificial intelligence technology on board vessels.
Remontowa Shipbuilding, a member of the Remontowa Holding capital group, signed two contracts for the construction of four double ended diesel electric hybrid ferries for Norled. The first contract was signed on 11th July 2018 and the second one a few weeks later on 1st August 2018.
The hybrid double-ended short range road ferry Elektra, operated by Finferries, won the international “Ship of the Year Award”. The Marine Propulsion Awards 2018 competition, organized by the trade magazine “Marine Propulsion & Auxiliary Machinery” was crowned with the announcement of results during a gala dinner at the end of […]
After a spectacular conversion at Remontowa Shiprepair Yard SA in Gdansk, Poland, the Spirit of British Columbia ferry, belonging to the largest ferry operator in North America – BC Ferries – set out on March 27th across the North European waters and Atlantic to Richmond, where it arrived on May […]
Engineering and construction support contract for Viking Line newbuilding, announced in July, strengthened Deltamarin’s position as a leader among consulting naval architects in this modern sector of the maritime industry.
As we reported almost one year ago, Polish ship design office Remontowa Marine Design & Consulting Ltd., a member of Remontowa Holding had won the public tender for the development of concept and classification design of a ro-ro passenger ship to be built for Jadrolinija Maritime Liner Company. Read more: […]
The steel cutting ceremony of the Ulstein Verft’s yard number 311, the plug-in hybrid ferry for Color Line, also known as “Color Hybrid” project, was held on Friday 14 July. The steel cutting was started at Crist – the yard contracted to supply the partly outfitted vessel to Ulstein. The event […]
BC Ferries’ Salish Raven, the third and final ‘Salish’ class vessel, is on its way. The Remontowa Shipbuilding yard built vessel departed Gdansk, Poland, before noon on April 28, 2017, for a 10,440 nautical mile journey bound for its new home in British Columbia.
On Saturday, the 1st of April 2017, the Piret double ended car passenger ferry built at the Polish yard Remontowa Shipbuilding set sail heading Estonia. The ship was taken to Estonia by a crew of 12. Two days later, on Monday, the 3rd of April, the ferry arrived in the […]
A preliminary contract signed on March 8 in Kołobrzeg concerns the design and construction of a (single) ro-pax ferry for operation on the Swinoujscie-Ystad route. The contract was signed by MSR Gryfia yard, belonging to the state-owned MARS Shipyard & Offshore (MARS S&O) group, and Polska Żegluga Bałtycka (Polferries) also owned […]
Salish Orca, the first of three new LNG powered Salish Class vessels built for BC Ferries at Gdansk based Remontowa Shipbuilding reached British Columbia waters in the morning on January 11, 2017, after a 50-day 10,440 nautical mile journey from Gdansk, Poland. The vessel departed Poland on November 22, 2016, […]
The Icelandic Road Authorities, Vegagerðin, signed a contract with Polish yard Crist SA for the construction of a new ferry of Polarkonsult design PK-259.1. The ferry will be operated between Landeyjahöfn and Vestmannaeyjar (eng. Westman Islands), a town and archipelago situated off the south coast of Iceland. The journey will […]
On the 9th of January, the Tõll double ended ferry arrived in Tallinn. The vessel (yard no. 616/1) entirely built at Remontowa Shipbuilding in Gdansk, Poland, for TS Laevad, the Port of Tallinn’s subsidiary, was oficially delivered on the 5th of January. However, due to harsh weather conditions, the vessel […]