Hybrid ferry enters service with Amsterdam’s GVB

Amsterdam public transport provider Gemeente Vervoerbedrijf (GVB) has taken delivery of a new hybrid ferry from local builder Holland Shipyards Group.

IJveer 66 is the seventh vessel in a series to be delivered to GVB. It has capacity for 310 people, a hybrid drivetrain with 272kWh battery capacity, and an exhaust gas treatment system.

Like its sisters, IJveer 66 will be operated on GVB’s North Sea Canal route.

Baird Maritime

The best maritime site on the web. The sea's our scene!