Ferries & Ro-Pax

KNUD E. HANSEN A/S is renowned for having produced ground-breaking ferry and Ro-Pax designs for more than 75 years. Below are selected examples of Ferries & Ro-Pax designed by KNUD E. HANSEN A/S.

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500 GT Solas passenger vessel for Tokelau

The vessel, which is the only means of getting to and from the atolls, will be the first purpose built SOLAS passen…

 
Blue Star Delos/ Blue Star Paros

The vessel was designed for Blue Star Ferries in close cooperation with the owner. A range of proposals were initia…

 
Caribou/ Joseph & Clara Smallwood

The vessels served the route between North Sydney, Nova Scotia to Port au Basques, New Foundland, Canada. In 2008 t…

 
Elyros

Built in 1998 by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries the vessel went through a major refurbishment in Perama, Greece in 200…

 
Ferry for Lake Kivu, Rwanda.

This project involved conceptual feasibility study for water transport on Lake Kivu, Rwanda. As no infrastructure w…

 
HSC Leonora Christina

The vessel was built for Bornholmer Færgen by Austal Ships and delivered in 2011. It operate on a high speed …

 
Lefka Ori

Built in 1992 by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries the vessel went through a major refurbishment in Perama, Greece in 200…

 
Norröna

The Norröna was designed for Smyril Line, Faroe Islands. It was delivered from Flender Werft, Lübeck, Germany …

 
Ro-Pax vessel FOGO Island and Change Islands Ferry

The vessel was designed in cooperation with Fleetway Inc. for the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador. It is intende…

 
SANSHA 120m Ro-Pax for The South China Sea

The vessel is a conventional propulsion Ro-Ro Passenger vessel designed to transport vehicle and containers on a single …

 
SIMARA ACE & M/S SILUNA ACE Sundbusserne

This vessel was designed for ACE Link Holding A/S, Elsinore, Denmark for the route between Elsinore and Helsingborg. The…

 
Smyril

This vessel was designed for Strandfaraskip Landsins, Faroe Islands, built by the IZAR Shipyard, San Fernando, Spain, an…

 
Sophocles V

Built in 1990 by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries the vessel underwent a major refurbishment in Perama, Greece in 1999. …

 
South Shore Passenger Vessel

A series of 6 vessels was designed in cooperation with Fleetway Inc. for The Goverment of New Foundland and Labrado…

 
Stabililsed monohull ropax ferry with LNG propulsion

The vessel is designed as a stabilised monohull ferry, highly efficient and flexible, with LNG propulsion meeting the de…

 
Stena Britannica

This vessel was built for Stena by Hyundai Heavy Industries, Korea in 2003. KNUD E. HANSEN A/S carried out the conc…

 
Stena Superfast VII & Stena Superfast VIII

The vessels were built by Howaldtswerke Deutsche Werft and delivered in 2001. For new routes with special requireme…

 
Superfast XI-XII

This series of vessels was built for SuperFast Ferries, Greece, by HDW, Germany between 2000 and 2002. They are now owne…

 
Uraniborg

The vessel was designed for Ventrafikken AB, Sweden and built by Hvide Sande Skibs- & Baadebyggeri A/S in Hvide Sand…

 
Visby

This vessel was built by Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI) for Gotlandsbolaget, Sweden. Both M/S Visby and her sist…