Ferry specification

General

TypeSteel DSMV
Built1998
Launched27th March 1998
Entered service4th July 1998
OwnerCMAL
OperatorCalmac Ferries Ltd.

Dimensions

Length99.00m
Breadth15.80m
Draught3.220m
Gross Tonnage5499

Capacity

Passengers638
Cars90+10
CommercialN/A

Technical specification

Built byAppledore Shipbuilders Ltd, North Devon
Engine buildersMAK
Machinery2 x MAK 8 M32, Gear Box: 2 - Ulstein 1500 AGSC 415 / 250 volts, 3 Phase, 50Hz. Bow Thruster: 2 x Electric Ulstein 90TV each 7.0 tonnes thrust
Hoist & lifts1x hoistable mezzanine car deck for 10 cars down the starboard side of the car deck

Additional details

Speed16.5kts
CallsignMXX98
RegisteredGlasgow
Gaelic nameFear-cinnidh