Isle Of Man Ferry

Douglas-Liverpool Fast Ferry Crossings CV

Ferry & Car Ferry News The Irish Sea ferry industry is like any other sector of the shipping industry, in that it is made up of a myriad of ship operators, owners, managers , charterers who all help provide a network of routes operated by a variety of vessels designed …

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Houlder wins design contract by Marine Scotland

Houlder, a leading design and engineering consultancy, has won two new contracts with Marine Scotland, the Scottish Government branch responsible for the integrated management of the Scottish Seas. The two-vessel design contracts provide support for the design and construction of two new vessels that will have enhanced vessel capabilities and …

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With video: New border procedures explained

Print and digital download photos available The Isle of Man is taking its biggest step backwards towards normalcy since the pandemic began next week. The authorities are keeping their fingers crossed that the new border controls operate smoothly. The first crossing to the island under the new rules will leave …

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No 1. John Sisk & Son –

IRISH OPERATIONS 2019 was marked by a number of flagship projects. In Ireland, Center Parcs in Longford Forest was officially opened following a rapid construction process to build 446 lodges and 30 apartments, as well as restaurants, administration buildings and a subtropical paradisiacal pool and spa. Sisk also completed the …

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Isle of Man main ferry back to service

Ferry & Car Ferry News The Irish Sea ferry industry is like any other sector of the shipping industry, in that it is made up of a myriad of ship operators, owners, managers , charterers who all help provide a network of routes operated by a variety of vessels designed …

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island of adventure, relaxation and voluntary exile

TRIP Elba: island of adventure, relaxation and voluntary exile Tuscany Promozione Turistica June 7, 2021 – 10:19 AM share Adventurous, calming, hair-raising, maddening, breathtaking, demanding, sensual, active, restful, scenic: the adjectives used to describe Elba island are as varied as the Tuscan island itself. The Florentine savored the island of …

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MV Loch Seaforth ferry finally returns to Ullapool-Stornoway route after repairs – but hits a storm over the company’s future

The MV Loch Seaforth. AFTER nearly seven weeks of repairs and travel chaos, CalMac’s largest vessel has finally returned to the Ullapool-Stornoway route. But she sailed another storm over the future direction of the crown corporation. CalMac’s independent watchdog blasted the aging fleet’s lack of clear investment and resilience to …

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Manx SPC crew justification ‘ignored’ says CEO

Woodward says ‘misunderstandings’ over Covid isolation lie with government The responsibility for the “ misunderstandings ” with the isolation of Covid-19 for the ferry crew lies with the government, not the Steam Packet. In a statement released today, the chief executive of the company said “significant discrepancies” between the documents …

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Robert Gould Shaw Memorial and more

Massive masterpiece At 11 feet by 14 feet, the massive bronze relief depicts a row of lifelike soldiers marching with their bed rollers, canteens, drums and guns, led by a stoic Shaw on horseback. An ethereal female allegorical figure floating above the gritty realism below carries an olive branch for …

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New questions on the case of a ferry project

What Liverpool’s new ferry terminal will look like – when it’s finally finished Download of print and digital photos available The case for a new Liverpool ferry terminal could be hollowed out below the waterline as it turned out the project is several million pounds over budget. Already a year …

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New questions on the ferry project file |

What Liverpool’s new ferry terminal will look like – when it’s finally completed Print and digital download photos available The case of a new ferry terminal in Liverpool could be drilled below the waterline as it turned out that the project is over budget by several million pounds. Already a …

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In this week | News |

Download of print and digital photos available On the front page of this week’s Manx Independent, we report on the continuing surge in costs at the Liverpool ferry terminal, which the Manx taxpayer is funding. Part of the blame is Adolf Hitler. Also this week: The Department of Infrastructure misnamed …

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The ferry terminal will cost more and take longer

Download of print and digital photos available Liverpool’s new ferry terminal will cost more than expected and will be ready later than expected. Infrastructure Minister Tim Baker told the House of Keys that delays and disruption caused by Covid have cost around an additional £ 5million so far. The cost …

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Up to SPC’s New Manxman Ferry |

Print and digital download photos available The Steam Packet explained how its new ship, Manxman, compares to the Ben-My-Chree, which it replaces. The company’s new passenger ferry, due to enter service in 2023, is eight meters taller than the Ben-My-Chree and has an additional 495 square meters of cargo and …

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Isle of Man goes into blackout lockout

The empty entrance to the Isle of Man airport during the first lockdown in 2020 (Getty) Isle of Man authorities have introduced a three-week breaker lockout following a increase in coronavirus cases after a member of the ferry crew tested positive. The island was out of containment on February 1, …

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NAPA to Provide Industry-Leading Safety Solutions on New Isle of Man Flagship Steam Packet Company Ferry

NAPA, the leading provider of marine data analysis software, services and analytics, announced a new agreement with global shipbuilding company Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) and passenger transportation company Isle of Man Steam Packet Company. The installation of state-of-the-art NAPA software, which will optimize operations and improve safety aboard Manxman on …

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[A Look Inside] Arrow | Isle of Man Steam Pack

ARROW’s stern showing her name and Douglas home port. Its homeport as built of Tallinn can be spotted in relief just above Douglas. Image © Gary Andrews. Fast facts on the arrow Current name: Arrow Previous names: RR arrow, 6 dart, Varbola Shipyard: Astilleros de Huelva SA, Huelva [ES], # …

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Riviera – News Content Center

A rendering by Manxman: the new ferry will be fitted with Wärtsilä’s W31 engine (© IOMSP & Houlder) 04 Feb 2021by Riviera News Wärtsilä to supply hybrid drive package for new ropax ferry to Isle of Man Steam Packet Co The company said it has worked closely with the vessel …

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