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The keel for the fourth ferry for BC Ferries

  Today, i.e. on 26 March this year, Remontowa Shipbuilding SA from Remontowa Holding capital group has laid the keel for the construction of the…

Remontowa Shipbuilding SA is building fourth ferry for BC Ferries

  The Canadian shipowner BC Ferries, continuing its fleet development program “Clean Futures Plan”, has signed a contract with the Remontowa Shipbuilding SA of the…

Conversion of Spirit of British Columbia recognized with Shippax award

The Canadian ferry operator – British Columbia Ferries (BC Ferries) has won the Shippax Retrofit Award for completing the conversion of a large passenger ferry…

Spirit of Vancouver Island converted to LNG on the way to Canada

The converted Spirit of Vancouver Island at Remontowa SA shortly before her departure. Spirit of Vancouver Island owned by BC Ferries, has been converted at…

Ferry converted to LNG propulsion at Remontowa SA arrives in Canada

After a spectacular conversion at Remontowa Shiprepair Yard SA in Gdansk, Poland, the Spirit of British Columbia ferry, belonging to the largest ferry operator in…

Polish shipyard has a warranty representative in Canada

As Times Colonist reports, Canadian shipyard Meridian Marine Industries Inc., the company from Richmond on the river Fraser, has signed a deal to handle warranty…

Ferry parade at Remontowa Shiprepair Yard in Gdansk [VIDEO]

Since the beginning of 2018, Remontowa SA has enjoyed a real ferry parade. Within just one day – on Thursday, January 11, three ferries entered…

All new Salish Class ferries in service

On August 3, 2017 Salish Raven, the third in the series of three new LNG-powered car passenger Salish Class ferries started its service on the…

Final ‘Salish’ class vessel departed for Canada [see aerial video shots]

BC Ferries’ Salish Raven, the third and final ‘Salish’ class vessel, is on its way. The Remontowa Shipbuilding yard built vessel departed Gdansk, Poland, before noon…

LNG powered Salish Eagle arrived in British Columbia

BC Ferries’ second of three new liquefied natural gas-powered Salish Class vessels, the Salish Eagle, arrived at its British Columbia home on March 20 –…

Salish Orca reached its home. Salish Eagle on its way to Canada

Salish Orca, the first of three new LNG powered Salish Class vessels built for BC Ferries at Gdansk based Remontowa Shipbuilding reached British Columbia waters…

First Remontowa Shipbuilding built ferry for Canadian Owners sets sails for British Columbia

BC Ferries’ Salish Orca, the first of three new Salish Class vessels, is on its way. The vessel departed Gdansk, Poland around noon on Tuesday, November…

Double naming ceremony for Salish ferries at Remontowa Shipbuilding

On Thursday, the 3rd of June 2016, the official naming ceremony of the further two intermediate class ferries under construction for BC Ferries took place…

BC Ferries reveals how its new ferries will look like…

BC Ferries, the First Peoples’ Cultural Council and Esquimalt Nation has recently revealed the first of three Coast Salish artistic designs for BC Ferries’ new…

Remontowa SA to convert Canadian ferries to LNG propulsion

BC Ferries revealed the winner of the mid-life upgrades contract for Spirit-class ferries. Vessels are to be converted to operate on liquefied natural gas (LNG). Following the completion…

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