January 14, 2021
Stirling Design International and Piriou Shipyard designed a new coastal ferry vessel for public transportation towards French “Yeu” island (south of Saint-Nazaire).
The ship is to be built in Saint-Nazaire and Concarneau (France) and delivered in 2022.
To be named INSULA OYA III, she will replace the almost 40-year old INSULA OYA II (MarineTraffic)
Length: 55m / Width: 13m / Draft: 2m35 / steel hull and aluminium superstructure / 391 pax / enclosed car deck for 12 cars and 4 motorcycles.
Operator: https://www.yeu-continent.fr/ (455,164 passengers in 2019)