Fjord Line can today confirm that an agreement has been entered into, selling the HSC “Fjord Cat” to the German shipping group FRS.
Fjord Line to sell HSC Fjord Cat to FRSLine to sell HSC Fjord Cat to FRSLine is committed to deliver our customer the best and most modern product in a demanding passenger- and freight market between Norway and Denmark. Following the acquisition of a newbuilding to be delivered in 2020, the present tonnage on the route becomes superfluous.
Fjord Line can today confirm having entered into a binding agreement to sell the vessel HSC “Fjord Cat” to new owners, the international ferry operator FRS headquartered in Germany. -We part ways with HSC Fjord Cat after 13 years of faithful service under the Fjord Line brand and wish her continued successful trade under her new owners, says Rickard Ternblom.
The parties have agreed not to disclose the transaction amount. Last day of operation in Fjord Line colours will be August 23rd and handover to new buyers will take place August 25th.
For further inquiries, please contact Rickard Ternblom, CEO Fjord Line AS, cell: +47 952 09 388
About Fjord Line:
Fjord Line was established in 1993 and is today Norway’s second largest passenger ferry shipping company servicing the international market between Norway, Denmark and Sweden. The company caters both for passengers and freight and holds a market share of about 22%. Fjord Line operates four vessels with a fifth newbuilding coming into service in 2020. The total passenger numbers on our five routes amounts to some 1,4 million and the number of employees is around 700.