Ferry

Briefing
A&P Tyne Shipyard in the UK was contracted to upgrade the large RoPax ferry “Pride of Dover”. ACO Marine was selected as supplier of the stainless steel vacuum and drainage piping system and was tasked with the full engineering, design, manufacturing and delivery of the complete stainless steel piping system.

Vessel description
Pride of Dover RoPax class of high capacity passenger and roll-on, roll-off ferries operating regular services between the UK and mainland Europe. Owned by P&O Ferries the vessel has a capacity of 2,290 passengers and up to 650 vehicles.

Delivered solution

  • ACO Pipe stainless steel push-fit pipe system