Ferries

BFHS starts well

[ad_1] The school year has started well. Students and staff at Bonner Ferry High School challenge each other at work by attending school every day, studying, training, competing, traveling and doing our best to keep COVID down -19 from a distance. We were lucky to have a normal start to …

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Stena Line confirms rollout of E-Flexer elongated ferries

[ad_1] Two Baltic Sea roads to achieve high capacity upgrade in 2022 Stena Line has confirmed previous reports that they were two 240m long Stena E-Flexer (Mk II) ferries, still unnamed. will be deployed on the Nynäshamn – Ventspils route. This decision will release the former Belfast – Birkenhead STENA …

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Travel Tips: Discover New Zealand by Ferry

[ad_1] To travel Sep 26, 2021 1:00 AM5 minutes to read Relax from the city life on a relaxed 1-hour trip from Half Moon Bay to Waiheke Island. Photo / 123RF All over our island nation, enjoying a diverse armada of ferries – large and small – is a great …

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Cross Sound Ferry Vessel wins “Ship of the Year” honor

[ad_1] ORIENT POINT, NY — A vessel in the Cross Sound Ferry fleet, the Cape Henlopen, was recently honored by the Steamship Historical Society of America, winning the “Ship of the Year” award. The Ship of the Year award is given in recognition of a milestone or achievement that contributes …

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Fassmer Designs Downtown Electric Ferry

[ad_1] (Fassmer) Posted on Sep 23, 2021 3:57 PM by The maritime executive German shipyard Fassmer Shipyard and integrated electric drive system developer Torqeedo have developed a fully electric ferry concept for public transport. This is the latest example of using battery power, which is gaining more and more attention …

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Google and Facebook have laid thousands of miles of submarine cables to carry the Internet around the world. Here is how they do it.

[ad_1] Specialized vessels like this are used to lay thousands of miles of internet cables along the seabed. Alcatel submarine networks Google and Facebook are invested in dozens of submarine internet cable projects around the world. The laying of these cables requires months of preparation and specialized ships take them …

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Ferry Defense Arrests Weir | News, Sports, Jobs

[ad_1] Joe Lovell SEEKING SPACE – Weir High’s Devan Colson is looking for a spot to appear against Martins Ferry on Friday. MARTINS FERRY – It took twelve minutes to no longer be followed, Martins Ferry had no intention of stopping. With a solid defense that ended Weir High’s offense …

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New plan to launch Nanaimo high-speed ferry to downtown Vancouver

[ad_1] There will be a brand new attempt to launch a high-speed passenger ferry service from downtown Nanaimo to downtown Vancouver. This week, the Nanaimo Port Authority and Snuneymuxw First Nation announced a partnership with Conqora Capital Partners to launch a new service connecting the downtown areas of the two …

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High-speed pedestrian ferry planned between Nanaimo and Vancouver

[ad_1] Plans for a much-coveted high-speed ferry service between Nanaimo and downtown Vancouver were announced on Thursday. Few details have been revealed about the business by Toronto-based private equity firm Conqora Capital Partners Inc. in partnership with Snuneymuxw First Nation, although a long-term lease has been signed with the Nanaimo …

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Martins Ferry Schools Monitor COVID | News, Sports, Jobs

[ad_1] MARTINS FERRY – Education of children during the resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic and repairs to school infrastructure were among the issues discussed Tuesday by the Martins Ferry City Schools Board of Education. Superintendent Jim Fogle provided an update on the status of COVID-19 cases across the district, reporting …

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CMA CGM invests in Brittany Ferries

[ad_1] The CMA CGM Group, a giant in maritime transport and logistics, has committed to invest 25 million euros, including 10 million euros in quasi-equity, in Brittany Ferries, the largest ferry company operating under French flag, to support Brittany Ferries Recovery of the Covid-19. Brittany Ferries said the partnership would …

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Vaccine rule comes as Washington state ferries face staff shortage

[ad_1] SEATTLE Washington Governor Jay Inslee’s announcement of mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for state employees comes at a time when the state’s ferry system is experiencing a serious staff shortage. KUOW reports that in an Aug. 13 advisory, Washington State Ferry Chief of Staff Nicole McIntosh said there were “91 unprecedented …

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Dobbs Ferry Man charged with attempted murder of police officer

[ad_1] A Westchester man faces multiple attempted murder charges after he allegedly attacked a police officer and stabbed him with a knife in the head, authorities said. Westchester County District Attorney Mimi Rocah said Dobbs Ferry resident Matthew Burke has been charged with multiple counts of stabbing a uniformed officer …

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Metro-North to resume ferry service on the Hudson River

HUDSON VALLEY, NY – Haverstraw-Ossining and Newburgh-Beacon ferry services will resume on August 30 as the region continues to recover from the coronavirus pandemic and Metro-North Railroad prepares for a post-Labor Day comeback. office and school workers. The changes will coincide with an increase in rail service to 83% of …

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Hy-Line collision with motorboat investigated

NANTUCKET – A Hy-Line high-speed ferry entering Nantucket Harbor on Friday evening had more than the fog to deal with. At approximately 8:45 p.m., the Gray Lady collided with the motorboat Razor Bill, according to Coast Guard Petty Officer Amanda Wyrick. There were no injuries. The Razor Bill sustained damage …

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Melvin Cornella faces drug trafficking charges

BONNERS FERRY – Melvin Cornella, 60, posted bail and faces three felony counts for being a persistent offender, heroin trafficking and possession of a controlled substance. According to court documents, on November 6, Cornella was driving around 9 p.m. in a Mercury van and was spotted by Bonners Ferry police …

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Korn Ferry Tour TPC Colorado Championship Scores

Saturday At TPC Colorado North Course Berthoud, Colorado Exchange: $ 600,000 Yardage: 7,991; Par: 72 Third round Tyson Alexander 65-66-71_202 Taylor… Saturday At PTC Colorado North course Berthoud, Col. Grant: $ 600,000 Yardage: 7,991; normal: 72 Third round Tyson Alexander 65-66-71_202 Taylor Moore 63-70-69_202 Horse riding 70-68-66_204 Taylor Pendrith 70-70-65_205 …

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Boat sinks at Canyon Ferry Lake during storm

HELENA – On Wednesday afternoon, a storm hit Canyon Ferry Lake and sank a boat. Officials say the storm created swells on the water that passed the boat that was carrying six passengers and brought it underwater. Lewis and Clark County Sheriff’s Office captain Kevin Wright told MTN the boaters …

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North Ferry rate hike expected by July 7

(Photo from journalist’s file) On June 29, the Suffolk County Legislature unanimously approved a request to increase North Ferry fares in an 18-0 vote. The bill was sent to county executive Steve Bellone for signature. Mr. Bellone has 15 days to sign or reject the law, Supervisor Gerry Siller said …

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How to best travel with BC Ferries during the summer

Render of the BC Ferries electric-diesel hybrid vessel. (Provided by BC Ferries) Canada Day and the rest of summer are approaching. Which means more trips are coming to BC Ferries. In preparation, the ferry service has sent out a list of tips for getting the most out of their ferry …

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I believe in ferries | Chroniclers

Greg wilson I love to walk around the harbor in Redwood City. There is a lot going on there, and always a lot to see. About three years ago, as I was looking at the municipal fishing pier and a few boats moored nearby, two buses labeled “Ferry” pulled up …

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Fundraising campaign to save Hythe Ferry ends in triumph

CAMPAIGNS celebrate victory in their battle to prevent the Hythe Ferry from being sunk by the economic impact of the Covid crisis. A crowdfunding initiative launched by Hythe resident Ashleigh Mutimear has raised more than £ 37,000 since its launch in February. That, along with money donated by local authorities, …

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Community calendar – June 24 to June 30

Thursday June 24 SPOT BUS: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bonners Ferry to Sandpoint and back. Call 24 hours in advance, 208-267-4740 Al Anon Meeting: 7:30 p.m., United Methodist Church on Lincoln Road. The meeting is also available through Zoom. For more information and to access meetings, call Roger Z. …

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Korn Ferry Tour Wichita Open Scores

Sunday at Crestview Country Club North Course Wichita, Kan. Grant: $ 600,000 Yardage: 6,910; By: 70 Harry Hall Final, $ 108,000… Sunday At Crestview Country Club North course Wichita, Kan. Grant: $ 600,000 Yardage: 6,910; normal: 70 Final Round Harry Hall, $ 108,000 64-63-66-67_260 Curtis Thompson, $ 54,000 64-67-65-65_261 Brett …

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Scores of the Korn Ferry Tour Wichita Open Par

Thursday At Crestview Country Club North Course Wichita, Kan. Grant: $ 600,000 Yardage: 6,910; By: 70 First round Taylor Moore 31-32_63 -7… Thursday At Crestview Country Club North course Wichita, Kan. Grant: $ 600,000 Yardage: 6,910; normal: 70 First round Taylor Moore 31-32_63 -7 Kevin Lucas 33-30_63 -7 Conrad Shindler …

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[UPDATED] Weekend crossings on canceled ferries

New Elizabeth gonzales 13 hours ago Inter-island ferry APT James – Photo by Jeff Mayers All of this weekend’s Buccoo Reef and APT James passenger ferry crossings have been canceled due to government-announced changes to the curfew times for Saturday and Sunday. On both days, non-essential travel will only be …

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Where We Live: A new ferry in the works for Portland

The Frog Ferry would initially connect Riverplace Marina and the St. Johns neighborhood by: Ken Boddie, KOIN 6 News Staff Posted: June 14, 2021 / 1:00 p.m. PDT / Update: June 12, 2021 / 4:25 PM PDT A rendering of the Frog Ferry. (Friends of Frog Ferry) PORTLAND, Oregon (KOIN) …

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Obituary: Dover ferry captain and Rotarian Mike Bodiam

Submitted by Terry Sutton Captain Mike Bodiam, former captain of a number of Sealink ferries from Dover and Folkestone, has died in a Scottish retirement home. Son of a sailor, Mike was born in Dover and the family lived in the Maxton area. He was educated at Dover Grammar School, …

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Where to see a hybrid electric ferry near Fal River Cornwall during the G7

A state-of-the-art “green” hybrid engine ferry, powered by state-of-the-art lithium-ion batteries, has been developed, tested and successfully operated commercially on the Fal River. Fal River Cornwall (Cornwall Ferries Ltd) has put their classic wooden ferry “Kingsley II”, originally built in 1934 by Percy Mitchell in South Cornwall, at the disposal …

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Old Penang ferry afloat again after extensive repairs

The ferry ‘Pulau Pinang’ which was found tilted sideways with its lower deck flooded last week. (PPC photo) GEORGE TOWN: A classic Penang ferry that was found flooded on a river in Butterworth is now afloat after repairs carried out by port authorities over the weekend. This was after the …

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Manitoulin ferry to set sail on June 8

The Chi-Cheemaun ferry will resume operations on Tuesday, June 8. Operating in Georgian Bay in the upper part of Lake Huron, the vessel generally sails May through October between South Baymouth on Manitoulin Island and Tobermory on the Bruce Peninsula. Although the service was originally scheduled to launch its 2021 …

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The Vineyard Gazette – Martha’s Vineyard News

The Martha’s Vineyard Fast Ferry from Rhode Island has canceled service over the holiday weekend due to upcoming inclement weather, ferry owner Charlie Donadio confirmed on Friday. All boats that were supposed to run from Thursday to Monday were canceled on Wednesday, Donadio said. Passengers who booked in advance were …

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A. Lee Harris makes his mark in the community

You have to drive a few miles out of town to get to the A. Lee Harris Art Gallery, but it’s easy to find, its driveway is marked with one of his outdoor sculptures and a simple sign indicating “art”. When you first walk into the yard you might think …

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Crossing from the United Kingdom to Portugal canceled

The Plymouth-based company was in serious negotiations regarding the proposed new route from Plymouth to Porto, but decided not to go ahead with its plans after all. The drop in Covid cases, combined with the successful deployment of the vaccine in Spain, also contributed to the decision taken by CEO …

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Bemus Point-Stow Ferry to restart operations

STOW, NY (WKBW) – The Bemus Point-Stow Ferry will be back in service this summer. The group of volunteers who maintain the ship said the boat had planned a busy Memorial Day weekend. Memorial Day Weekend Events Calendar: • Friday May 28 at 4 p.m. Re-dedication and blessing• Saturday May …

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Delta Police Chief comments on Tsawwassen ferry checkpoint

BC Ferries staff will call Delta Police for law enforcement assistance if a traveler refuses to follow the essential travel order only Delta Police will not be holding a checkpoint to enforce COVID-19 restrictions on non-essential travel at the Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal this holiday weekend. That’s what Police Chief Neil …

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Harpers Ferry Half Marathon returns | News, Sports, Jobs

Meter markers were located throughout Bolívar and Harpers Ferry, marking the locations of runners in the Harpers Ferry Half Marathon. Toni Milbourne HARPERS FERRY – After a 2020 cancellation of the popular Harpers Ferry Half Marathon, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, organizers have decided to bring the event back this …

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Legislature sends Alaska ferry reform bill to governor

State lawmakers sent a bill to Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s office on Wednesday that boosters say ensure better long-term planning of the state-run ferry system. The 280-foot Hubbard is an Alaska-class ferry docked in Ketchikan on January 29, 2021. It was built for $ 60 million by Vigor Alaska and completed …

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Salem Ferry returns May 21 with Halloween end date | Local News

SALEM – The ferry service between Boston and Salem returns on Friday. Boston Harbor Cruises has started taking reservations for the Salem Ferry, which typically runs between Boston and Salem during warmer months. The service saw massive disruptions under the COVID-19 pandemic last year, including less than 10% ridership, a …

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Fanfare and fireworks start the SS Badger car ferry season

MANITOWOC, Wisconsin (WBAY) – The Badger SS Lake Michigan Carferry is back in the water after a hectic 2020. The ferry left Manitowoc at 3 p.m. for Ludington, Michigan, on its maiden voyage of the season Thursday. The Manitowoc area community welcomed the ferry at S. Lakeview Dr. “It’s exciting …

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Third class ferry on the way to British Columbia

BC Ferries’ third new island class ferry departed Romania on Wednesday for a two-month trip to Point Hope Maritime in Vic West. Once here, the diesel-electric hybrid ferry will be ready to go into service on the Campbell River-Quadra Island route next year. It will share the route with the …

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