NORWAY'S FAST FERRY THRUST

Norwegian designers have traditionally been strong in the high-speed ferry sector, a specialist strength that several loading companies propose to take advantage of in the expanding worldwide market for larger and faster craft for the transport of passengers and vehicles. It is described how these companies are turning away from the traditional monohull to reap the benefits provided by high-speed catamarans, and general arrangement plans for two of the new vehicles are shown.

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  • Accession Number: 00661549
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM