Aurora Botnia

Aurora Botnia

LNG-fuelled car passenger ferry for Kvarken Link Oy

Aurora Botnia LNG-fuelled ferry - credit Kvarken Link
Customers: Rauma Marine Constructions Oy, Finland and Merima Oy, Finland
Owner: Kvarken Link Oy (Finnish-Swedish consortium)
Shipyard: Rauma Marine Constructions Oy

Main dimensions:

Passengers 800
Cargo capacity Trailer lane meters 1,500 m
LOA 150 m
Breadth, moulded 26.0 m
Draught, design 5.95 m
Speed 20 knots
Ice class 1A Super

Commission for the yard:

  • Basic and detail design services for all hull and machinery areas

Commission for Merima:

  • HVAC and interior design services for Merima’s turnkey areas

Special features:

  • The ferry will operate in the Kvarken region between the city of Vaasa in Finland and the city of Umeå in Sweden
  • She is designed to have a low environmental impact, with machinery running on a dual fuel and battery solution. The main source of fuel is liquefied natural gas (LNG); the vessel will also be able to utilize liquefied biogas (LBG).

The ferry is planned to be delivered in 2021.

Johan Hellman Deltamarin
Johan Hellman
Sales, passenger ships
Tel. +358 9 4788 4458
Mobile +358 40 7014 237
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