Shenzhen Pengxing Shipping Co.,Ltd. orders two Coastal Cruisers 200
CoCo Yachts is very pleased to announce a contract for the basic and detailed design for two (2) fast ferries type Coastal Cruiser 200. The vessels will be built by one of the most experienced fast ferry builders: AFAI SOUTHERN SHIPYARD in Guangzhou, P.R. CHINA.
Shenzhen Pengxing Shipping Co.,Ltd. has chosen the Coastal Cruiser 200 design for it’s fuel efficiency in combination with excellent sea keeping performance. Shenzhen Pengxing Shipping Co.,Ltd. will use both Coastal Cruiser 200 fast ferries to provide ferry services between Shenzhen – Zhuhai – Macau and Hong Kong, including several (Hong Kong) islands.
The Coastal Cruiser 200 is a brand new design, specially designed for comfortable high speed trips in moderate seas with the lowest possible fuel consumption. Hull lines optimisation for both resistance and sea keeping has been done by CFD calculation and model testing, and show an average fuel efficiency improvement of 15%.
The fast ferry will be powered by 2x MTU 12V2000M72 main diesel engines, each driving 1 MJP 650 water jet through a ZF 3050 gearbox.
CoCo Yachts has worked almost one year to develop the Coastal Cruiser range. This range of fast ferries between 35 and 75 meter has been designed with the main focus on fuel efficiency, without compromising comfort at sea. Coastal Cruisers can be used for passengers only, or a combination of passengers and cargo – cars – trucks.