Hurtigruten ‘Nordnorge’ conversion

Hurtigruten ‘Nordnorge’ conversion

Coastal cruise vessel

Hurtigruten Nordnorge coastal cruise ship conversion
Customers: Hurtigruten AS, Norway
Owner: Hurtigruten AS

The vessel engine room configuration is totally made over including change of four engines,
adding LNG and batteries as alternative fuels. The aim is to cut the vessel CO2 emissions by 25%.

Main dimensions of the coastal cruise vessel

Passengers 590
LOA 123.3 m
Breadth 19.5 m
Draught 7.2 m
Speed, service 18 knots
Gross tonnage 11,384 GT

Commission for the Owner:

  • Concept development of conversion principles including relocating spaces to find room for the LNG tank, minimising impact on vessel functionality and passenger spaces
  • Basic design material for conversion

Special Features:

  • Technically challenging conversion including several “first-ever” features.
  • Very flexible powering pattern allowing operation of vessel with lean-burn LNG to pure electrical battery power.

‘Nordnorge’ is the first of five vessels to undergo similar conversion. The conversion will be carried out during 2019/2020.

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