Concept design

RMDC 2729 Double Ended Ferry SKS 70



Length overall app. 92.9 m
Length on main deck app. 90.0 m
Length p.p. 78.0 m
Breadth moulded 12.9 m
Breadth over all 13.3 m
Depth to main deck 5.35 m/5.55 m in the ends
Draught scantling app. 3.55 m
Draught design app. 3.45 m
Free height above main deck (minimum) 4.5 m
Free height above side house deck (min) 2.5 m
Speed design 12 kn
Speed max 14 kn
Passengers capacity 225
Crew members 6
Cars (PBE) 72
Trailers/cars (PBE) combination 8/35
Diesel oil 104 m3
Fresh water 40 m3


The ferry complies with the Norwegian Maritime Directorates (NMA) and Det Norske Veritas (DNV) rules and regulations.
DnV +1A1 R4 Car Ferry B E0 [nor]


Two (2) Main Engine of 750 kW
Two (2) Azimuth Thrusters 750 kW (fore and aft)


One (1) bow and one (1) stern hydraulic operated gates, dimensions for 13 ton axle load
One (1) bow visor and one (1) stern visor hydraulic operated visor hydraulic operated
One (1) high pressure hydraulic, remote operated, windlass


Two (2) MES (Marine Escape System) set- with inflatable slide with life rafts with min capacity 250 PAX evacuation capacity. Same configuration for SB and PS
One (1) MOB boat with davit
Lifejackets and life buoys