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giftgrub

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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2235 on: January 11, 2018, 09:10:49 PM »
Stena Forerunner left drydock in Rotterdam today fully rebranded as Stena Line Freight vessel with blue hull ready to take up service on U.K. Holland route.

Will post image links when available.


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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2236 on: January 12, 2018, 02:01:43 PM »
I seen some images on the Ferries facebook group but no idea how to share

https://www.facebook.com/groups/ferriesglobal/

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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2237 on: January 14, 2018, 12:51:58 PM »
Image of the new look Stena Forerunner leaving the shipyard

http://www.shipspotting.com/gallery/photo.php?lid=2797756

Looks very welll following the drydocking.

First time Forerunner has operated for Stena Line, has been on charter since launch.

http://www.faktaomfartyg.se/stena_forerunner_2003.htm
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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2238 on: January 15, 2018, 10:59:14 PM »
The Stena Danica currently in drydock in Landskrona is getting a conservatory style glass roofed bar added to the top deck at the stern, with room for 300 it will be an interesting addition to the Danicas on board offering, it is also likely to get its version of the green wave branding.

The Stena Scandinavica currently in Rementowa has yet to enter drydock it's getting scrubbers fitted, it will be interesting to see how they integrate into the existing funnels.

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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2239 on: January 17, 2018, 07:09:34 PM »
Stena Britannica is only just leaving Harwich, with Stena Hollandica inbound, according to Marine Traffic.

Does anybody know the reason please?  Britannica was drydocked last November.

Thanks.

Matt

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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2240 on: January 17, 2018, 07:13:24 PM »
Stena Britannica is only just leaving Harwich, with Stena Hollandica inbound, according to Marine Traffic.

Does anybody know the reason please?  Britannica was drydocked last November.

Thanks.

Matt

I will answer my own question!

http://www.eadt.co.uk/news/lorries-destroyed-in-fire-aboard-passenger-ship-heading-into-harwich-1-5358411

There was a fire on one of the lorries as the ship was docking this morning. 

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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2241 on: January 17, 2018, 09:22:51 PM »
Wow, thankfully fire was contained and damage limited, Britannica going to shipyard for inspection and clean up before returning to service, going to cause chaos for a few days to have that capacity lost, Hollandica sailings will be very busy.

Might have to take a vessel on short term charter to help move freight.
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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2242 on: January 18, 2018, 08:20:26 PM »
Wow, thankfully fire was contained and damage limited, Britannica going to shipyard for inspection and clean up before returning to service, going to cause chaos for a few days to have that capacity lost, Hollandica sailings will be very busy.

Might have to take a vessel on short term charter to help move freight.

Britannica back at Hoek this evening, looks like it's back in service, no major damage done.

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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2243 on: January 20, 2018, 01:10:24 PM »
Wow, thankfully fire was contained and damage limited, Britannica going to shipyard for inspection and clean up before returning to service, going to cause chaos for a few days to have that capacity lost, Hollandica sailings will be very busy.

Might have to take a vessel on short term charter to help move freight.

Britannica back at Hoek this evening, looks like it's back in service, no major damage done.

Very lucky!

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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2244 on: January 22, 2018, 11:03:04 PM »
Stena Europe is off for refit from Sunday 4th until Tuesday 20th of February, the replacement vessel while the Europe is away will be the Isle Of Inishmore as Stena charter space onboard the Irish Ferries vessel.

All Stena customers can still book on the stena line website and Stena will have employees in Pembroke to look after their customers.

The only major changes will obviously be the timetable reverts to Irish Ferries rather than Stena Line timings.

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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2245 on: January 23, 2018, 09:55:00 PM »
The Stena Danica returned to service today after a three week refit, one of the last Stena Line Ferries to get the "Green Wave" branding it also has  a new conservatory style glass roofed bar on the top stern deck.

Image of the new look below.

https://www.hd.se/2018-01-23/rustad-for-nya-danmarksresor

Also Stena Scandinavica (sister ship to Stena Adventurer) is getting scrubbers installed during drydock at  Rementowa

http://www.portalmorski.pl/stocznie-statki/38096-instalacja-scrubbera-na-promie-stena-scandinavica-w-stoczni-remontowa-sa

And Stena Spirit has arrived in Rementowa for refit also.
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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2246 on: February 01, 2018, 05:39:32 PM »
Stena Adventurer having fun today! Arrived slightly late in Holyhead on her overnight crossing then had trouble berthing. Eventually left around 5 am and didn't return back to Holyhead until 14:40 this Afternnon. Currently there are 35kt Winds and she is being held on the Terminal 5 by the St David. Superfast X is due in soon, presumably she will use Terminal 3 to drop before Epsilon Arrives.

With Ulysses also being out of action as well as Jonathan Swift drydocking, there may be backlogs at both sides of the Central Corridor.

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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2247 on: February 03, 2018, 10:39:34 AM »
Stena Adventurer delayed again this morning.

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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2248 on: February 03, 2018, 11:24:39 AM »
Stena Adventurer delayed again this morning.
She has made up a couple of hours though.  Quite impressive considering the circumstances.
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Re: Stena Line fleet movements
« Reply #2249 on: February 03, 2018, 10:58:03 PM »
Looks like SFX has problems now, delayed tonight.