Ferry specification

General

TypeSteel MV
Built2002
Launched2001
Entered service2002
OwnerCMAL
OperatorNorthLink Ferries

Dimensions

Length125m
Breadth19.5m
Draught5.3m
Gross Tonnage11230

Capacity

Passengers600
Cars125
Commercial

Technical specification

Built byAker Finnyards
Engine buildersMAK
Machinery4 x 5,400 kW (MaK6M43),500 rpm,total 21,600 kW Aux: 2 x 1,520 kW /1,805 kBA
Hoist & lifts

Additional details

Speed24kts
CallsignVSTY6
RegisteredKirkwall
Gaelic nameHrossey