SSA Reviews Preliminary Budget
Steamship Authority rates will remain unchanged next year, according to a preliminary $123 million operating budget reviewed by the boat line governors.
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Public Airing for Steamship Authority Budget
The Steamship Authority is holding a public session online Oct. 1 to review the proposed 2022 operating budget for the boat line.
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M/V Governor Cleared for Service After Lube Oil Leak
The U.S. Coast Guard has cleared the M/V Governor for service after a leak was detected on the vesssel as it was berthed in the Vineyard Haven harbor Wednesday morning.
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Woods Hole Cost Overruns Soar, Rankling SSA Governors
Soaring costs for the Steamship Authority’s expansive Woods Hole terminal reconstruction have reached new heights.
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SSA General Manager Receives High Marks for Performance
Steamship Authority general manager Bob Davis received a glowing performance review during his annual evaluation Tuesday, with governing board members unanimously praising his steady handling of not one — but two — viruses that threatened nearly all facets of the ferry service’s operations.
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SSA Paid No Ransom After Cyber Attack
The Steamship Authority did not pay a ransom after a cyber attack shut down the boat line’s IT and communications systems for more than a week in early June, general manager Bob Davis said Tuesday.
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SSA Website Live Again; No Details on Ransomware Attack
More than a week after a ransomware attack crashed Steamship Authority IT systems and communications, the ferry line announced Saturday morning that its website was back up.
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SSA Still Hobbled After Ransomware Attack
The boat line continued an inch-by-inch process of manually piecing operations back together following the attack last week that shut down its website.
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Ransomware Attack Cripples SSA IT Systems
The Steamship Authority was hit with a debilitating ransomware attack early Wednesday that reverberated across operations, crashing the website, halting vehicle reservations and crippling internal communication systems.
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Advance Ferry Reservations Explode, Signaling Busy Summer
After a slow 2020 season, advance booking numbers from the Steamship Authority are pointing to a gangbuster 2021 summer.
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