Background

Former name 1907 – 1992: «Styrsö»
Ship type Passenger ship
Built 1907 – serial nr. 133 at Eriksberg Mekaniske Verkstad, Gotenburg
Flag state 1907 – 1992: Sweden, Gotenburg. From 1992: Norway, Skien
Shipping Co. Telemarkskanalen Skipsselskap AS
Status In operation
Launched 1907
Maiden 1907

Technical data

Hull mat. Steel
Length 30,9 m
Width 6,4 m
Depth 2,5 m
Top speed knots 13
Tonnage gross 186
Passengers 290 -> 220 -> today 100
Crew 3-6

Main engine

Burmeister & Wain Alpha 406 FLO, 6 sylinder two-stroke diesel engine, 1952,  360 horsepower, max 400 turnings.
Lohmann & Stolterfoht 70w125 gear from 1951. Total engine weight, approx. 20 metric tons.

Fire and safety