Tag: <span>Boreal</span>

Wärtsilä to design and equip two zero-emissions battery powered ferries
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Wärtsilä to design and equip two zero-emissions battery powered ferries

Wärtsilä has been awarded a contract to design and equip two new zero-emissions ferries for Norwegian operator Boreal Sjö at Holland Shipyards in the Netherlands. The Wärtsilä ship design is tailored to the operating and route profiles of the two double-ended shuttle ferries. Included in the design concept is the optimisation of energy consumption. In...

VARD secures contract for fully electric car and passenger ferry
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VARD secures contract for fully electric car and passenger ferry

Norwegian designer and shipbuilder, VARD, has secured the contract for building a fully electrical battery powered car and passenger ferry for Boreal. The vessel will feature a battery solution for continuous electric operations in the Norwegian fjords. The vessel was designed by Multi Maritime to transport 60 cars and 199 passengers and crew. The vessel’s...