Friday, August 6, 2021

New Staten Island Ferry Named After Fallen Soldier Headed to New York City

Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG) has completed construction of the first of three new Staten Island ferries for the New York City Department of Transportation. The MV SSG Michael H. Ollis...

August 6, 2021
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Monday, August 4, 2014
Maritime News

Elliot Bay Design Group to Design New Staten Island Ferries

Seattle-based naval architecture and engineering firm Elliot Bay Design Group (EBDG) says it has been awarded a contract from the New York Department of Transportation for the design of a new class of ferries to serve the Staten Island-Manhattan route.

August 4, 2014
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Tuesday, April 24, 2012
andrew barberi

NTSB: Faulty Valve to Blame in Crash of Staten Island Ferry, Andrew J. Barberi

WASHINGTON – On May 8, 2010, the 310-foot-long passenger ferry Andrew J. Barberi lost propulsion control of one its two cycloidal propellers as the vessel approached St. George terminal, Staten...

April 24, 2012
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Saturday, May 8, 2010

Staten Island Ferry Crashes Into Pier – New York City

Today the Staten Island Ferry had an incident. The New York Times tells us: A Staten Island Ferry crashed into the dock just past 9 a.m. on Saturday morning, as...

May 8, 2010
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Tuesday, September 25, 2007

for sale: one slightly used orange ferry

Fred Fry brings us news of a slightly used Staten Island Ferry up for sale. No takers yet but we have high hopes for our orange friend. Read more on...

September 25, 2007
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