Scandlines orders ferry for Puttgarden-Rodby route

PASSENGER VESSEL WEEK
Photo: LMG Marin/Cemre Shipyard

Scandlines has entered into an agreement with Cemre Shipyard of Turkey for the construction of a new double-ended Ro-Pax ferry for the route between Puttgarden in Germany and Rødby in Denmark.

The LMG Marin-designed vessel will have a length of 147.4 metres, a beam of 25.4 metres, a service speed of 18 knots, and capacity for 140 passengers and up to 1,200 lane metres of freight across two vehicle decks. Power will be provided by a hybrid electric propulsion system.

Delivery is scheduled for 2024.

Click here for the other news, features and reviews comprising this month’s Passenger Vessel Week.


Baird Maritime

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