An artist's impression of the ferry Austal will build for Fjord Line. Image: Fjord Line

Austal close to $100m ferry deal

Austal has announced it is negotiating to build a ferry worth more than $100 million for Norwegian shipping company Fjord Line, after the Norwegian group said it had already commissioned the local shipbuilder.

In a statement released in Norway on Friday, Fjord Line said Henderson-based Austal had been commissioned to build the ferry.

It added the vessel would be ready to enter into service from the 2020 season.


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