Konsberg Maritime Wins Contract for New LNG Fueled Ferry
Kongsberg Maritime has been awarded an Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) contract for an integrated vessel solution with Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG).
The ‘Full Picture’ contract, valued at approximately $24 million, covers engineering, procurement and project management, maritime technology deliveries and installation on a LNG fueled RoPax Ferry for French company Brittany Ferries Ltd. This is the second RoPax contract that Kongsberg Maritime has been awarded at FSG.
The LNG-powered ferry, which will be named Honfleur, will be equipped with 255 passenger cabins and several restaurants, bars and lounges on two decks, with a total capacity of 1,800 passengers and crew. Kongsberg Maritime’s sophisticated automation and control technology will support the vessel’s design to enable optimal fuel consumption, while meeting current and known future environmental regulations.