LNG conversion complete for Spirit of Vancouver Island

The Ro-Pax Spirit of Vancouver Island has returned to service with BC Ferries following a mid-life upgrade that included conversion to run on LNG.

The ship is the second Spirit-class vessel in the BC Ferries fleet to complete the conversion from diesel to LNG following Spirit of British Columbia.

Spirit of Vancouver Island will resume operating along the Vancouver-Victoria route.

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