Multi-purpose open deck cargo carrier Aura II (NB-1379)

The Multifunctional vessel is an ice classed open deck carrier intended for transporting demanding project cargo, such as offshore wind farm structures and for transporting containers and bulk cargo such as energy wood in the Baltic Sea region. The Aker Arctic DASTM vessel is able to operate bow and stern ahead in ice conditions that are similar to Finnish-Swedish Ice Class 1 A notation.

The vessel is equipped with diesel electric machinery and propelled by an electric motor driven propulsion consisting of two converter controlled electric motors both driving an azimuthing propulsion unit. The main diesel generators can be driven by MDO, HFO and LBF in addition. In the fore ship, Two electrically driven thruster units are mounted to provide safe manouvering in all conditions.

Technical information:

  • Length overall:    105.4 m
  • Breadth:    18.8 m
  • Draught:    4.0 m
  • Speed:    12.5 knots

Project work:

  • hull detail design: model, drawings, nesting in Aveva Marine 12.0