First North American LNG Ferry arrives in matane-Baie-Comeau-Godbout

Jean D’Amour, Minister for Transport and the Implementation of the Maritime Strategy and Minister responsible for the Bas-Saint-Laurent and the Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine regions was joined by Jocelyn Fortier, CEO of Société des traversiers du Québec (STQ), and Jérôme Landry, Mayor of Matane, on the Matane wharf to celebrate the arrival of a new ferry, the MV F.-A.-Gauthier. The ferry, which was built in Italy at the Fincantieri shipyard, should begin carrying passengers in July, once STQ personnel have completed the necessary preparation work. Read more