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Peter-Fraser Ferry – 2013


Peter-Fraser Ferry – 2013

The Peter Fraser is a double-ended ferry with a reinforced hull that can withstand being beached at low tide. Built for the Société des Traversiers du Québec, it is the first ship with hybrid electric-diesel/battery propulsion in North America, designed for the specific needs of the crossing between the village of L’Isle-Verte and the island municipality of Notre-Dame-des-Sept-Douleurs in the Bas-St-Laurent.

Delivery date: 2013
Owner: Société des Traversiers du Québec
Vessel type: Ferry
Length: 33.6 m
Breath / Beam: 12 m
Draught / Depth: 0.85 m
Hull: Steel
Wheelhouse: Aluminium
Engine: 4 x 220 kW
Propulsion: 4 x Schottel SPJ57
Number of vehicles: 12 cars
Number of passengers: 70
General design: Navtech Inc.
Electrical design: Techsol Marine Inc.
Class society: Bureau Veritas

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