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Work begins on two new cruise ferries for Fjord Line

Construction of Fjord Line’s two new cruise £85 million ferries is to begin at the Bergen Group Fosen yard in Norway.

new ferries for Fjord LineThe ferries, which will each have a capacity to carry up to 1,500 passengers and 600 vehicles, will operate daily between Bergen, Stavanger and Hirtshals, and on the service between Kristiansand and Hirtshals.

Fjord Line will take ownership of the new ferries in spring and autumn of 2012 respectively.

The hull of the two cruise ferries will be constructed at Bergen Group’s Polish partner, Stocznia Gdansk, while the final completion, assembly and interior work on the vessels will be carried out at Bergen Group Fosen.

Posted on 22nd June 2010 at 02:20 pm in Ferry Operators | Fjordline | Ferry News | (0) Comments


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