New vessel for Islay

13 September 2019 In April 2018, Scottish Ministers announced that Islay would be next in line for a new ferry…

Tiree Pierhead works

27 September 2019 Work to return the old pierhead to operational use is well underway at Tiree. Repairs to cracks…

Armadale and Mallaig

Public exhibition material and survey A copy of the presentation material used at the public drop-in sessions  is now available…

Lochaline upgrade programme

Project update 7 November 2019 The six-week berth closure at Lochaline commenced on 21st October as planned. Calmac is operating…

Coll and Tiree Linkspan Replacement

Presentations and Q&A 27th September 2019 Thank you to everyone who attended the public drop-in sessions on 2nd and 3rd…

Gourock

Project Update 30 August 2018 Works at are nearing completion to provide a permanent mooring bollard at the south end…

Skye Triangle Infrastructure Programme

Welcome to the Skye Triangle Infrastructure Programme page.  Overall programme updates and progress will be published in this section, as…

102m ‘dual-fuel’ ferries

Project update – August 2018 Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity Michael Matheson said: “Ferguson Marine Engineering Ltd has…

Civil Maintenance Projects – Autumn 2019 Update

PM BUL 001 Footpath, Handrailling & Lighting Improvement Works at Dearg Phort CMAL has awarded the contract to upgrade access…

Buildings & Property Projects

CMAL has an in house Chartered Surveyor who is responsible for managing and maintaining the Building and Property assets around…

Lochmaddy

  Marine Construction and Dredge Licences 7 November 2019 Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has been granted marine construction and dredge…

Tarbert

Tarbert Ferry Terminal Updates and information on the construction phase of the harbour upgrade project at Tarbert Ferry Terminal will…

Uig

Uig Harbour Detailed information on the construction phase of the harbour upgrade project at Uig Harbour will be posted here….

Oban Linkspan Replacement

Project Update 14 March 2019 You can watch our timelapse video of the new linkspan being transported to Oban on…

Colintraive and Rhubodach Slipways Reconstruction

Project Update 5th December 2018 A time-lapse video of the slipway reconstruction work.   Project Update 18th October 2018 We…

MV Catriona

MV Catriona was delivered 6 weeks ahead of schedule. MV Catriona was handed over to CalMac Ferries Ltd by Ferguson…

Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal

Wemyss Bay reopened – 24 March 2016 Services to Rothesay reopened for travel again on Friday 25th March 2016 in…

Brodick Ferry Terminal

Post Construction Q&A Following the completion of redevelopment works at Brodick Ferry Terminal, CMAL have reviewed the questions and answers…

Hybrid Ferries Project

History of our hybrid ferries Read more on MV Hallaig Read more on MV Lochinvar Read an update on the…

MV LOCH SEAFORTH

MV LOCH SEAFORTH sailed her maiden voyage on 13th February 2015 on her route between Storonway and Ullapool. Project Update:…

MV FINLAGGAN

Project overview Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited (CMAL) built a new ferry which is operated by CalMac Ferries Ltd (CFL) on…

Largs Pier Redevelopment

CMAL completed a £6m project to rebuild the historic pier in Largs, Ayrshire, and was officially re-opened by The Princess…

Locharanza Sea Wall

Works to reconstruct the sea wall  at Lochranza ferry terminal is now complete. The rock armour to the slipway was…

Small Ferries Project

The Small Ferries Project is a unique study to establish how best to design and build a fleet of small…

Kennacraig Harbour: Sunken Barge Removal

Work was being undertaken at Kennacraig to remove the sunken barge from near the ferry berth. The five week project…

Port Ellen and Kennacraig Port improvements

Work is being undertaken at Port Ellen and Kennacraig harbours which will deliver improved berthing facilities and accommodate the MV…

MV Lochinvar

Project overview We ran a naming competition to choose the name for our second hybrid ferry and the results were…

MV Hallaig

Project overview The build of the first hybrid ferry began in January 2012 when Mrs Marylyn Lynne Johnston, wife of our…