Island K’ulut’a

Car ferry

70-100 m

500-1000 kWh

Corvus ESS specifications:

Name Island K'ulut'a
Owner BC Ferries
Integrator van der Leun
Segment Cruise and Ferry
Sub-segment Electric and Hybrid Ferries
Vessel type Car ferry
ESS capacity 813 kWh
Corvus product Corvus Orca ESS
Delivery year 2021
Ship yard Damen Galati
Ship design Damen 8117 E3
Newbuild/Retrofit Newbuild
Vessel size 81,2m x 17m
Gross tonnage 2,277 t
Deadweight tonnage 260 t
IMO no 9900588
Area of Operation North America
Sailing route Powell River-Texada Island
Crossing time 40 min
Ship system Hybrid
Bus Voltage 650-900 VDC
Class BV
Flag state Canada

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