THE FERRY PROJECT IN PUERTO RICO
How is the Ferry project structured in Puerto Rico?
Maritime Services (HMS) Ferries - Puerto Rico, and managed by the 3P Authority with two distinct phases.
PHASE I: TRANSITION
Initially, the MTA continues to operate and maintain the Metro and ferry service on the Island.
Comprehensive evaluation of the Puerto Rico ferry system and transfer of ATM operations to HMS Ferries Puerto Rico.
HMS gradually assumes operational control on a route-by-route basis - for more information, see details below.
PHASE II: HMS FERRIES OPERATES AND MAINTAINS THE SYSTEM
- HMS Ferries has assumed full operational ownership of Puerto Rico Ferry, providing the service and maintenance standards set to ensure reliable and safe transportation for the residents of Puerto Rico.
What happens in Phase I?
JOINT ASSET VALUATION ATM/HMS
"ATM AND HMS APPROVE PLAN(S) FOR ASSET REHABILITATION".
ASSET REHABILITATION PLAN IS IMPLEMENTED
|Vessels Metro Service|
|Vessels Service on the Island|
How is the Ferry project in Puerto Rico financed?
Will HMS be able to change timetables and fares?
What are the advantages of a public-private partnership between the MTA and an established ferry operator?
HORNBLOWER MARITIME SERVICES (HMS) AT A GLANCE