HR33 NORDKAPP


 

Nordkapp

 

Built by Kværner – Kleven Ulsteinvik for Ofotens og Vesteraalens Dampskibsselskab, delivered on 22 March 1996. Shipyard number, 265. Cost, 500,000,000 kroner.

 

11,386 gross, 4,210 nett, 850 deadweight tonnes. Overall length 123.3 metres, beam 19.5 m, depth 7.2 metres. 12,240 BHP, two 6,120 BHP, 6-cylinder 4T Krupp MaK DM 6 M552 C diesels, 18 knots. Two 1,075 BHP Brunvoll bow thrusts, two 601 BHP Brunvoll stern thrusts.

 

First Hurtigrute sailing from Bergen on 2 April 1996.

 

Became part of Hurtigruten Group (now Hurtigruten ASA) fleet in March 2006.