BC Ferries operates one of the most modern and reliable ferry fleets in the world. Their emphasis on passenger safety is recognized throughout the industry.
Still, planning must be made for a “worst case” scenario. For this reason an emergency generator set is located high in the vessel. The set is there to operate firefighting and other emergency equipment in the event of an emergency.
The Queen of Surrey has a 400 kW Mitsubishi / Stamford generator set built to demanding Lloyds Registry standards.
Ferry Emergency Generator Set – Mitsubishi Engine