Sefine delivers a fine new ferry

By 1 December 20232023 Newsletter week 48
December 1, 2023

Sefine Shipyard delivered NEREA (Newbuilding 54), a hybrid dual-fuel Diesel/LNG/Electric ferry to Caronte&Tourist.

  • NEREA is a 110 meter, 18-knot speed, 115 vehicle capacity, modern RoPax ship.
  • She was built to operate in Class “B” (less than 20 nautical miles from the coastline) with 800 people and in Class “A” navigation (short international voyage) with 400 people.
  • Two 360° Azimuth thrusters, electrically driven, 2 bow thrusters, a pair of non-retracting wing stabilizers DYNAPOS-SAM, 2 large and 2 small generators, one emergency generator.
  • Photovoltaic cells (200 W/m2) were installed on a 200 m2 surface as sun protection.
  • Zero Emissions in Port.
  • The battery can also be used to optimize energy consumption.

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