Fast Rescue Vessel Tolonen Coming to Shuswap

The fast response Rescue Vessel Tolonen, presently located with Station #5 (Victoria), will be transferred to Station 106 (Shuswap) May 31st.  Following the transfer, the Tolonen will undergo a review and refit at Titan Boats, the manufacturer in Sidney, BC.  Following the refit it will be transferred to Shuswap Lake (Sicamous).  this is expected to take place in early July.  Crews from RCM-SAR 106 (Shuswap) will spend the summer training on the “new to us” vessel preparing it for service in 2018.  Stay tuned for more progress reports in the coming months.

img_20150522_181638_hdr-e1446339223994DSC03768 DSC03762