Monthly Archives: September 2014

20 years ago – The ferry “MS Estonia” sank – 852 lost their lives

MS Estonia sink in the Baltic, 852 lost their lives (Passenger vessels are safer after this, but many vessels around the world are still not upgraded to new standards, most of them now in Asia.) Advertisements

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BC Ferries files application to convert two biggest ferries to diesel, LNG operation

The Vancouver Sun 

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Don’t study – start building bridges

Article in The Vancouver Sun today “B.C. to study possibility of bridge between Gabriola and Vancouver Island”   No study, build the bridge now, long overdue, replace as many ferry destinations as possible with bridges, and save the Province and … Continue reading

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BC Ferries has cost the economy 2.3 Billion over 10 years !

A report states that the BC Ferries have cost the economy 2.3 Billion over 10 years.

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Words first: Battery operated ferry !

SMP.no newspaper article. Ship of the year 2014 Worlds first battery operated ferry, «ZeroCat 120».  Google Translate Fjellstrand – builder of fast passenger vessels, and more. While The BC Ferry Corp. are building gas ferries in Poland, Norway are building same size … Continue reading

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