FERRY TECHNOLGY

By 6 September 20182018 Newsletter week 36

EBDG Participates In Hybrid Conversion Of Washington State Ferries

Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) is actively supporting Washington State Ferries’ transition to hybrid-electric power on the Jumbo Mark II Class of ferries. Earlier this year EBDG prepared a hybrid system integration study to analyze the feasibility of modifying three Jumbo Mark II vessels to integrate battery power into the propulsion plant.