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MV Lochinvar

MV Lochinvar

About

The MV Lochinvar, Loch a' Bharr in Gaelic, is the second diesel-electric hybrid vessel in the CalMac fleet. She runs on a combination of diesel-electric and lithium-ion battery power, reducing fuel and CO2 consumption by at least 20%. Her name comes from and 1808 poem by Sir Walter Scott.


Specification

Gross tons
499
Length
43.5m
Breadth
12.2m
Draught
1.73m
Builders
Ferguson Shipbuilders, Port Glasgow, Scotland
Built
2013
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