Transit Board Establishes Fast Ferry Rates, April 17, 2012


$3.50 Ride to Seattle, April 2, 2012


Passenger Ferries Can’t Get Around Subsidy Problem, March 27, 2012


Hayes’ Passion for Ferries Won Believers, Detractors, February 20, 2012


New Ferry Shows Off High-Speed, Low Wake, November 22, 2011


Wake Tests Beginning, October 29, 2011


The Kitsap Sun, Midday Sailings to Return to Kitsap Route Next Month, By Ed Friedrich, Sept 21, 2009

The Kitsap Sun, Kingston Asks for Bids on Hoped-For New Passenger Ferry, by Ed Friedrich, Sept 11, 2009

The Kitsap Sun, Two Private Passenger Ferries Added to Bremerton Route, by Ed Friedrich, Aug 31, 2009

The Kitsap Sun, Murray Gets State $7.6 Million More in Ferry Stimulus Money, by Ed Friedrich, July 16, 2009

Marine News, Seattle Area’s Ultra-Low Wake Ferry, July 2009

All American Marine Press Release, Revolutionary Ultra-Low Wake Green Ferry Gets Green Light, by Joe Hudspeth, May 19, 2009

Kitsap Sun, Kitsap Tranist Buying 73 New Vans and Two Ferries, by Ed Friedrich, Apr 21, 2009

Kitsap Sun, Kitsap Transit Wants to Buy, Expand Ferry on Port Orchard Route, by Ed Friedrich, Mar 17, 2009

Kitsap Sun, Navy Brass Asks State to Keep Ferries to Kitsap Afloat, by Ed Friedrich, Feb 12, 2009

Kitsap Sun, PAM DZAMA: ‘Stimulus' Money Needs Local Impacts, by Pam Dzama, Feb 10, 2009

Kitsap Sun, Ridership on State Ferries Declined 4 Percent in '08, by Ed Friedrich, Feb 9, 2009

Kitsap Sun, Legislature Wants Stimulus Funds to Buy Five Foot Ferries, By Ed Friedrich, Feb 4, 2009

WA Legislature, Bill 1209 Funding for POFF Construction, Feb 2, 2009

Kitsap Sun, State Completes Sale of Foot Ferries That Once Served Bremerton, Jan 21, 2009

Kitsap Sun, State Ferries, Kitsap Transit Hoping for a Piece of the Stimulus Pie, by Ed Friedrich, Jan 16, 2009

Kitsap Sun, Future of Ferries at Stake; Are Bremerton, Kitsap Ready?, by Ed Friedrich, Jan 7, 2009


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Marine Geology, Journal

Marine Geology, Seasonal patterns of coarse sediment transport on a mixed sand and gravel beach due to vessel wakes, wind waves, and tidal currents, By Gregory Curtiss et al, 2009

Coastal Sediments, Conference

Coastal Sediments Conference, Sediment transport in response to wave groups generated by high-speed vessels, By Philip Osborne et al, 2007

 Fast Sea Transportation, Conference

Fast Sea Transportation Conference, Potential flow based optimization of a high speed, foil-assisted, semi-planning catamaran for low wake, By Daniele Peri et al, 2009

Fast Sea Transportation Conference, An integrated modeling approach for assessing shoreline impacts from high speed vessels, By Neil MacDonald et al, 2009

Fast Sea Transportation Conference, CFD validation studies for a high-speed foil-assisted semi-planning catamaran, By Manivannan Kandasamy et al, 2009

Fast Sea Transportation Conference, URANS based optimization of a high-speed foil-assisted semi-planning catamaran for a low wake, By Manivannan Kandasamy et al, 2009

Fast Sea Transportation Conference, Full-scale measurements and impact studies with high-speed foil-assited catamarans in a wake sensitive area, By Philip Osborne et al, 2009

 ICCE, Conference


ICCE Conference, Response of mixed sediment beaches to wake wash from passenger only fast ferries: Rich Passage, WA, Philip Osborne et al, 2006

Marine Technology Society/Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers , Conference


MTS/IEEE Oceans Conference, Full-Scale Measurements of High Speed Passenger Ferry Performance and Wake Signature, Philip Osborne et al, 2007

Shoreline Armoring Workshop


Puget Sound Shoreline Armoring Workshop, Puget Sound Shorelines and the Impacts of Armoring, Philip Osborne et al, 2009