Posts Tagged ‘Stena Line’

  • Belfast welcomes Stena Forerunner

    on Aug 29, 18 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Belfast welcomes Stena Forerunner

    Stena Line has added the Forerunner to the Belfast to Liverpoool route. The 3,000 lane metre Stena Forerunner has been introduced as a result to growing market demand and the need for increased capacity and will increase weekly freight capacity on the service by almost 10 per cent

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  • Stena Line vessels recognised for safe operations

    on Aug 27, 18 • in General News • with Comments Off on Stena Line vessels recognised for safe operations

    An unprecedented eight Stena Line ferries operating on the Irish Sea have received the prestigious Jones F. Devlin Award from the Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA), acknowledging the skills and dedication of the men and women responsible for safe vessel operations

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  • Stena Line adds extra freight capacity

    on Aug 1, 18 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Stena Line adds extra freight capacity

    In response to growing market demand, Stena Line is planning to upweight its freight capacity on the popular Belfast – Liverpool route.  This month (August 2018), Stena Line will initially deploy the 3,000 lane metre Stena Forerunner vessel before replacing it with a similar ship early in 2019 at which point the Stena Forerunner will return to service in the North Sea

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  • Stena signs order for two additional E-Flexer ships

    on Jul 18, 18 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Stena signs order for two additional E-Flexer ships

    Stena has decided to exercise its option to build a seventh and eighth E-Flexer vessel. The two vessels will be deployed within Stena Line’s route network with a planned delivery in 2022. 

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  • Stena Line’s new Belfast-bound ship taking shape in China

    on Jun 25, 18 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Stena Line’s new Belfast-bound ship taking shape in China

    One of the two new E-Flexer RoPax ferries bound for the Belfast – Liverpool route in 2020 has recently marked an important production milestone by celebrating its official keel-laying at the AVIC shipyard in Weihai, China. The new vessels will have capacity for 1 000 passengers, 120 cars as well as 3 100 freight lane meters

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  • New Stena Line ferry to operate on Dublin – Holyhead route

    on Jun 12, 18 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on New Stena Line ferry to operate on Dublin – Holyhead route

    Stena Line has confirmed that the first of its new RoPax ferries currently under construction in China is planned to enter service on its Dublin – Holyhead route early

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  • Stena Line continues to deliver on sustainability strategy

    on May 9, 18 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Stena Line continues to deliver on sustainability strategy

    Stena Line continues to deliver on its ambitious sustainability strategy. 15% lower sulphur emissions, reduced plastic onboard and a decreased number of accidents among the seagoing staff are just some of the results highlighted in its yearly overview… A Sustainable Journey

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  • Stena Line launches battery power initiative

    on Mar 3, 18 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Stena Line launches battery power initiative

    The next step in Stena Line’s ongoing sustainability strategy is to test new environmentally friendly energy options for the propulsion of its vessels. Stena Line recently signed a contract with Callenberg Technology Group for batteries with a total capacity of 1 MWh which will be installed on the Stena Jutlandica, which operates between Gothenburg and Frederikshavn. This means that, before the summer, battery power during ‘in port’ operations will become a reality

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  • Stena Line’s Belfast services deliver record 2017

    on Feb 1, 18 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Stena Line’s Belfast services deliver record 2017

    2017 marked another record trading year for leading ferry company Stena Line across its travel and freight services.  Freight volumes on its Belfast to Cairnryan, Liverpool and Heysham routes exceeded a record 514 000 units, which represents a 3% year on year increase.  Car volumes topped 360 000, a 2.5% year on year increase with over 1.5m passengers accounting for a similar 2.5% annual increase.  Coach traffic delivered the biggest increase at 10.5% underscoring Belfast’s ongoing tourist boom.  

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  • Stena Line wins prestigious award

    on Dec 19, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Stena Line wins prestigious award

    At this year’s Gala CIO Awards 2017 in Sweden, Stena Line was awarded the coveted ‘Digital Project of the Year’ for its AI venture

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  • Stena Line loves fright drivers this Christmas

    on Dec 11, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Stena Line loves fright drivers this Christmas

    As a thank you for Freight Drivers travelling with Stena Line on its Irish Sea North (ISN) routes this festive season, the Irish Sea’s biggest ferry company is giving away £1,000 worth of gift vouchers

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  • Stena Line slams lack of investment on A77

    on Oct 23, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Stena Line slams lack of investment on A77

    Bosses at Stena Line have slammed the lack of investment in the roads to and from Cairnryan and have claimed that events over the weekend, which saw the A77 close for almost 24hrs due to severe flooding, will reoccur in the future if the current lack of investment in road improvements continues

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