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Twin Disc gears and controls for passenger ferry

Isle of Herm- twin disc gears and controls case study


MIT recently supplied a Twin Disc MGX5096A gearbox and the EC300 control system to Blyth Catamarans to build their client’s new passenger ferry, the Isle of Herm. The ferry was required to transport 70 passengers and their luggage in comfort from Guernsey to Herm Island. 

Shipyard: Blyth Catamarans

Type of vessel: Ferry

Commissioned: 2022

Main Engines: 2x Iveco C9’s

Engine Power:  550hp

Marine Gears: MGX5096A

Controls: EC300

Overall length: 14m

Top Speed: 22 Knots


‘MIT recently supplied us with a Twin Disc MGX5096A gearbox and the EC300 control system for our client’s new passenger ferry build. Having worked with MGX gearboxes in previous vessels, I had no doubt in recommending these for our client and know that I can rely on MIT to provide us with excellent service and support.’- Stuart Davidsen- Managing Director, Blyth Catamarans

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