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Public Meeting Brodick Terminal Redevelopment

23 October 2013

Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd (CMAL) have now started the detailed design stage of the infrastructure improvements at Brodick Ferry Terminal, and would like to update local individuals, groups and businesses on the project progress.

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CMAL CEO Moves On After Six Years at the Helm

14 October 2013

The Chief Executive Officer of Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited (CMAL) is moving on from his position after six years leading the organisation.

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Tags: Press Release, Guy Platten, CEO
Categories: Press

First Steel Cut for New Stornoway-Ullapool Ferry

17 September 2013

The first piece of steel was cut yesterday (16 September 2013) for the MV LOCH SEAFORTH, the replacement ferry on the Stornoway-Ullapool route, marking the start of construction on the new vessel.

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Appointment of Chair and Non-Executive Director

19 August 2013

Our Chairman and 2 of our Non-Executive Directors will be standing down from the CMAL Board at the end of April 2014. We are now looking for suitable candidates to help take the business forward. With 31 ships, 24 ports, an iconic brand and ambitious investment plans to replace and modernise these key lifeline assets now is a great time to join the company.

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Tags: Press Release
Categories: Press

Hybrid Ferry, Hallaig, Sea Trials

19 August 2013

HALLAIG has recently undergone a successful initial set of sea trials. The trials were to prove the various systems, speeds and equipment on board. The ship even operated for a time on the batteries alone, achieving her design speed, and the sense of a ship moving through the water almost silently was a little disconcerting at first for those on board. Immediately people christened this the ‘stealth mode’.

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Tags: Hallaig, Hybrid Ferry
Categories: Press