4 October 2017
Finnlines Plc has sold the ro-pax vessel, MS Finneagle, to the Grimaldi Group following a strategy to optimise the use of Finnlines’ vessels and routes in order to improve its profitability. MS Finneagle was chartered out to the Grimaldi Group from June 2017. The delivery of the vessel to the Grimaldi Group will take place in October 2017.
The freight capacity of the vessel, built in 1999, is 2,459 lane metres and passenger capacity 835 passengers.
The sale does not affect the provision of our cargo and passenger service level offered to the customers.
Finnlines is a leading shipping operator of ro-ro and passenger services in the Baltic Sea and the North Sea. The Company is a part of the Grimaldi Group, one of the world’s largest operators of ro-ro vessels and the largest operator of the Motorways of the Sea in Europe for both passengers and freight. This affiliation enables Finnlines to offer liner services to and from any destination in the Mediterranean, West Africa as well as the Atlantic coast of both North and South America.
Finnlines Plc press release
Ro-Pax vessel "MS Finneagle"