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Salish Class Photo Gallery

April and May 2017 Photos
   
         
Salish Orca Bridge Collage - click for larger image
  Salish Orca Safety Collage - click for larger image
  Salish Orca Passenger Amenities collage - click for larger image
Salish Orca Bridge Collage
  Salish Orca Safety Collage
  Salish Orca Passenger
Amenities Collage

     
September 12-22, 2016 Time Lapse Video and Photos
   
         
Salish Orca Wrap - click to view time-lapse video   Salish Orca wrap 1 - click to view larger image   Salish Orca wrap 2 - click to view larger image
Watch as Salish Orca is wrapped in a massive art decal (mp4 file)   Salish Orca wrap    Salish Orca wrap
         
     
 Salish Orca wrap        
     
October 2016 Photos
   
         
Salish Orca superstructure - click to view larger image   Salish Orca cafeteria seating - click to view larger image   Salish Orca server - click to view larger image
Salish Orca superstructure   Salish Orca cafeteria seating   Salish Orca servery
         
Salish Orca main engines 2 and 3 - click to view larger image
Salish Orca main engines
#2 and #3
  Salish Orca rescue boat - click to view larger image   Salish Orca marine evacuation chute - click to view larger image
Salish Orca marine evacuation system deployment
    Salish Orca rescue boat    
         
Salish Orca lower car deck - click to view larger image   Salish Orca upper vehicle deck - click to view larger image   Salish Orca vehicle ramps - click to view larger image
Salish Orca lower vehicle deck   Salish Orca upper vehicle deck   Salish Orca vehicle ramps
         
 
         
August and September 2016 Photos
   
     
Salish Class Ferries propeller thruster - click to view larger image   Salish Orca profile from dockside - click to view larger image   Salish Eagle main vehicle deck aft car ramp - click to view larger image
The Schottell STP Model 1515 dual propeller thruster is installed on all Salish Class vessels   Salish Orca profile from dockside   Salish Eagle main vehicle deck aft car ramp
         
 
         
May 2015 to July 2016 Photos
   
         
Salish Eagle hull compartment construction - click to view larger image   View of Salish Eagle construction from the Salish Orca - click to view larger image   Salish Eagle prior to launching - click to view larger image
  View of Salish Eagle construction from the Salish Orca   Salish Eagle prior to launching
         

Salish Class Vessels Christened

The Salish Eagle and Salish Raven were christened June 2, 2016 by their Sponsors (Godmothers), Michelle Le Tourneau and Jodi Gaudet, respectively. The Salish Orca was christened November 25, 2015 by her Sponsor (Godmother), Margaret McDonagh.

         
Salish Orca Christening   Salish Raven and Salish Eagle before the official ceremony begins   BCF and RSB teams
From left: Remontowa Shipbuilding CEO, Andrzej Woijtkiewicz, BC Ferries’ Vessel Sponsor and Senior Chief Steward, Queen of Burnaby, Margaret McDonagh and BC Ferries’ President & CEO, Mike Corrigan at the official naming ceremony for the Salish Orca
  Salish Raven and Salish Eagle before the official ceremony begins at Remontowa
 
  From left: President of Remontowa Group, Piotr Soyka; Remontowa Shipbuilding CEO, Andrzej Woijtkiewicz; BC Ferries’ Vessel Sponsor for the Salish Eagle, Michelle Letourneau, Master on the Southern Gulf Islands routes; BC Ferries’ Vessel Sponsor for the Salish Raven, Jodi Gaudet, Chief Engineer on the MV Quinsam; and BC Ferries’ President & CEO, Mike Corrigan 
         

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