15 M PASSENGER FERRY

The ferries carries passengers across the river Glomma between the eastern and western parts of Fredrikstad and is part of the “River Metro” system in the city. Public transport by commuter ferries is contributing to the strategic urban development along the river.

DATA

Length o.a. 14.95 m
Beam mid. 5.10 m
Depth mid. < 1.00 m
Speed 10 knots
Fuel 1000 L
Hull material AlMg4,5Mn
Passenger Capacity 50
Rules
  • NBS-Y: Ice reinforced, Passenger vessel Norwegian Maritime Authority
  • Operation area: Rivers and lakes
Propulsion
  • Main engine: Volvo Penta D7C-TA, 150 kW
  • Gear: Twin Disc MG5075
  • Controls: Glendinning, electronic
  • Propeller: 4-blade, RF duplex
Equipment
  • Bow thruster: Sleipner, 23 kW, 300 kg
  • Steering: Swede Ship, +/- 60 degrees
  • Rudder: Swede Ship, Hi-Lift
  • Bow ramp: Swede Ship, 500 kg
  • Rescue net: Swede Ship, hydraulic, remote controlled
Electric and electronics
  • 24 VDC Main voltage
  • 2x DC generator 55A + 140A
  • 230 VAC Shore connection
  • Starting battery
  • Consuming battery
  • Cross connection between battery systems
  • Passenger information on TV-screens
  • Radar
  • Sea chart plotter
  • GPS
  • AIS
  • VHF (Stationary)
  • VHF (Hand held)
  • Magnetic compass