Nuovi Cantieri Apuania - C. 1250 Train-Ferry ro-ro passenger ship C. 1250 Train-Ferry ro-ro passenger ship
The NCA has been awarded the international tender, held by RFI, the Italian Railway Network, for the realization of a ro-ro passenger ship, one-way, designed to carry railway carriages and wagons, passenger cars and trucks. The ferry can carry dangerous goods in packages and rail.
The contract, signed on 27/04/2011, provides for the delivery of the last quarter of 2012.
The ferry, which will operate in the Strait of Messina, will be equipped with bow visor "upside down", will have a length of 147 meters overall, 18.7 meters wide, molded, and reach a service speed of 18 knots.
The ferry will also have high performance handling, thanks to the installation of 3 azimuth thrusters aft, 2 bow thrusters and 1 bow rudder.
Quality as value
Primary objectives of the Company are the complete satisfaction of the Customer needs and wishes. This through the conception, the development, the production, the verification of our products and the continuous improvement of the key processes in order to achieve the efficacy and efficiency goals.
Quality : increase of our own processes efficiency, "all-around" control that enables to reach a zero-defect production, seizement of our specialistic knowledge and information resources, with the consequent human capital valorisation, internal management improvement, "value" creation, a better integration with ( and among ) the suppliers and sub-contractors, the time delivery optimization, new idea and technologies focusing, company processes improvement, human resources involvement and motivation.
The keys of the Quality Project achievements are the all level participation and care.