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Bajamar Express & Bañaderos Express

Austal was awarded the contract for two 118 metre trimarans, worth over A$190 million, in October 2017 and construction of the first vessel commenced in September 2018. 

Bajamar Express (Austal Hull 394) was constructed at Austal Australia and was delivered in July 2020, while Bañaderos Express (Austal Hull 395) was constructed by Austal Philippines and delivered in October 2021.

Capable of transporting more than 1,100 passengers and 276 cars at speeds up to 38 knots, the new ferries for Fred. Olsen Express feature Austal’s latest, optimised trimaran hull form and will be fitted with Austal’s industry-leading Motion Control technology that delivers a smoother ride and an enhanced on board experience for both customers and crew.

The highly anticipated ships will feature class-leading interior amenities and facilities, including multiple bars, kiosks, a retail shop and children’s play area and will operate on Fred. Olsen Express’ Santa Cruz, Tenerife and Agaete, Las Palmas routes in the Canary Islands.