Super Servant 4 Sails with 2 Ferries from Damen Shipyards Galati to Lake Ontario, Canada – Heavy Lift News
13 Sep 2021

Super Servant 4 Sails with 2 Ferries from Damen Shipyards Galati to Lake Ontario, Canada

The first, fully-electric road ferries to sail in North America are now on their way from Damen Shipyards Galati to Lake Ontario, Canada, to begin operations.

The two ferries were loaded on board the DYT semi-submersible transport vessel, Super Servant 4, which departed from the Port of Constanta, Romania on 31 August. They are due to arrive in Canada on the afternoon of 22 September.

The ferries will be employed on Canadian island routes from the Ontario mainland at the mouth of the St Lawrence Seaway on Lake Ontario. The smaller ferry sailing to Amherst Island and the larger one to Wolfe Island which borders the with the state of New York, USA.

The dimensions of the ferries are:

Ferry type 6819 E3:

  • Length    70.4m
  • Beam      19.8m

and

Ferry type 9819 E3

  • Length     98.4m
  • Beam       19.8m

Source Damen

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