HR36 FINNMARKEN


 

Finnmarken

 

Built by Kværner Kleven Verft of Ulsteinvik for Ofotens og Vesteraalens Dampskibsselskab, delivered on 4 April 2002. Shipyard number, 292. Cost, 750,000,000 kroner.

 

15,530 gross, 6,059 nett, 945 deadweight tonnes. Overall length 138.5 metres, beam 21.5 metres, depth 7.2 metres. 18,820 BHP, two 5,630 BHP 9-cylinder 4T DM Wartsila W 9L 32 diesels, each coupled to two 3,780 BHP 6-cylinder Wartsila W 6L 32 diesels, 18 knots. Two 1,370 BHP Brunvoll bow thrusts, one Ulstein azimuth 1,650 BHP stern thrust.

 

First Hurtigrute sailing from Bergen on 20 April 2002.

 

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