March 25, 2020

Australian high speed vessel specialists Incat Tasmania and leading South Korean coastal passenger transport company Seaworld Express Ferry are pleased to announce an order for a new generation fast ferry.

The 76 metre bespoke high speed wave piercing catamaran ferry wi...

March 18, 2020

Virtu Ferries’ Incat-built 110 metre high speed ferry, Saint John Paul II, has won the coveted High Speed Ferry award in Cruise and Ferry Review’s first ever Ship of the Year awards.

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March 13, 2019

New Virtu Ferries catamaran gets a prestigious notation

The Saint John Paul II, delivered to Virtu Ferries on February 6, 2019 by shipbuilders Incat Tasmania, has been selected for the prestigious notation ‘Significant Ship 2018’, by the highly respected Royal Institute...

February 26, 2019

Virtu Ferries’ M/V Saint John Paul II will be the largest High Speed RoPax Catamaran operating in the Mediterranean and the second largest in the world • It can carry 900 passengers and 167 cars or 23 trailers

Virtu Ferries’ newest high-speed vessel, M/V Saint John Paul...

December 26, 2018


Incat Tasmania launched its new 110 metre high speed vehicle / passenger ferry for Virtu Ferries on 22 December. The craft will commence sea trials in mid January prior to delivery to her new owner.

Saint John Paul II will be the largest high speed catamaran in the Med...

October 8, 2016

As technical consultant and broker Maatsuyker is proud to be associated with the Virtu Ferries contract for a new Incat 110 metre high speed vehicle-passenger ferry for service in Malta.

This new catamaran from the Tasmanian shipyard will become the 15th fast ferry Virt...

August 7, 2016

Currently in service on the Baltic Sea an opportunity exists to charter HSC Express.

HSC Express is in superb condition. In 2013 her operator invested in a major £500,000 refurbishment, enhancing her lounges with more comfortable seating areas, refurbished dining a...

December 14, 2015

Incat's FCB (Fast Crew Boat) Muslim Magomayev in action alongside a burning burning oil rig in Azerbaijan. The fire broke out on the offshore platform #10 of SOCAR’s Gunashli field on December 4 2015 after an underwater high-pressure gas pipeline was damaged in strong...