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Lengthening of ro-ro ferries Ask & Urd

Two sisterships, ro-ro ferries Ask and Urd were lengthened in spring/summer 2001. Both were cut in half and fitted with new part 20.25 m long.
The conversion covered the following tasks:
- lengthening of the vessel by 20.25 m
- rearrangement of lower holds
- installation of cargo lift for lower holds
- installation of internal hoistable ramp for weather deck
- complete refit of deck 4 with new passenger / crew cabins with private facilities.
- complete refit of deck 5 with new passenger cabins with private bath/toilets.
- 23 new passenger cabins with private facilities refitted on PS, deck 6
- public areas on deck 6 refurbished and rearranged with dining saloon, lounge/bar, shop area and a combined crew´s mess and day room
- existing ship's office and archive deck 7 PS frame 117-128 to be converted into new officer's accommodation
- existing officers' on duty mess, deck 7 PS frame 140-144, rearranged/refurbished as a new ship's office.

Main data before and after conversion

Length overall, (approx.)

135.50 m

155.75 m

Length between p.p.

150.80 m

171.05 m

Breadth

20.20 m

20.20 m

Depth to main deck

6.90 m

6.90 m

Depth to weather deck

13.86 m

13.86 m

Draught, max

5.40 m

5.25 m

Deadweight at max draft, approx.

3789 t

5050 t

Passangers

181

181

Crew

19

19

Cabins for crew

17

21

Cabins for passengers, (1 bed)

8

17

Cabins for passengers, (2 bed)

5

42

Cabins for passengers, (4 bed)

7

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