Second Red Jet build for Wight Shipyard

Front 3/4 render of the fast catamaran ferry

Southampton, UK-based ferry operator Red Funnel has placed an order with Wight Shipyard Ltd for a second 41 metre high-speed catamaran which will inject £7m into the Isle of Wight economy and secure 85 highly skilled jobs.

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