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BC Ferries Runs LNG, Bunkers with LNG

February 24, 2017 in Dual Fuel, LNG, Marine, milestones by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

April for First of Three Newbuilds to Enter Service
As Agency Plans Retrofits of Two Flagship Vessels

“We intend to enter service fully on LNG,” says BC Ferries engineering VP Mark Wilson. His Vancouver-area agency is conducting training and sea trials now of Salish Orca, the first of three 353-foot (107-meter), liquefied natural gas-fueled Wärtsilä-powered vessels built by Remontowa in Gdansk, Poland.

Natural Gas Ferries in Victoria in September

June 30, 2012 in LNG, Marine by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

There will be at least three presentations on natural gas fuel as British Columbia Ferry Services – BC Ferries – hosts CFOA 2012, the annual general meeting and conference of the Canadian Ferry Operators Association, at the Victoria Conference Centre and Fairmont Empress hotel September 17-18 in Victoria, B.C.

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