Foreground is the replica Santa Maria built for the 1998 Lisbon Expo and used as a paying pleasure craft. Behind is the 2011 built Armas ferry Volcan de Tinamar which operates the weekly Canaries-Funchal- Portimao service. Ahead of Volcan is Portos da Madeira tug Ponta do Pargo.
Funchal, Madeira 28 June 2010.
US Coastguard Cutter Mohawk. Portos da Madeira tug Ponta do Pargo. ARMAS ferry Volcan de Tijarafe on the return leg of the weekly Canary Islands - Funchal - Portimao, Portugal round trip.
Portos da Madeira's newly delivered tug Ponta do Pargo at Funchal on 12/01/06. Built by Astilleros Armon S.A., Spain. Impressive, quality built, 25 metres, powered by twin Caterpillars and Schottel units.