HR32 NORDLYS


 

Nordlys

 

Built by Volksverft of Stralsund, Germany, for Troms Fylkes Dampskibsselskab, delivered on 16 March 1994. Shipyard number, 102. Cost, 400,000,000 kroner.

 

11,204 gross, 4,153 nett, 850 deadweight tonnes. Overall length 121.8 metres, beam 19.2 metres, depth 4.9/7.2 metres. 12,240 BHP, two 6,120 BHP, 6-cylinder 4T Krupp MaK DM 6 M552 C diesels, 20 knots. Two 1,075 BHP Brunnvoll bow thrusts.

 

First Hurtigrute sailing from Bergen on 4 April 1994.

 

Sold in July 2003 to Kirberg Shipping of Bergen for 400,000,000 kroner and bare-boat chartered by Troms Fylkes. Became part of Hurtigruten Group (now Hurtigruten ASA) fleet in March 2006.