Polarkonsult to deliver engineering for new Danish fishery inspection vessel


We are proud to announce that we have entered a contract with Danish shipyard Hvide Sande Shipyard for delivery of design and engineering for a new fishery inspection vessel to be operated by the Danish Fisheries Agency (Fiskeristyrelsen). The new vessel called "Ny Vestkysten" will be delivered spring 2022. The vessel is 64 m and will be optimised for a top speed of 18 knots, powered by diesel electric propulsion plant.

OSK-ShipTech AS has delivered initial contractual design for the Danish Fisheries Agency. Polarkonsult will carry out Classification package and detailed design based on the initial design.

The vessel is 64 m by 11,2 m, powered by 2 x 1750 kW diesel generators giving her a top speed of 18 knots by 2 x Azimuth pulling propellers. The high speed vessel will be equipped with Hull Vane reducing power by 5-7%.

Polarkonsult will deliver an extensive design package comprising final hull design, CFD optimization, stability calculation, structural design, machinery arrangements and system plans as well as accommodation drawings and general outfitting.

- We are really proud to announce this assignment, says Terje Richardsen, chief of production in Polarkonsult. -We have been working with Hvide Sande Shipyard earlier during the construction of MS Oscar Sund. -We really look forward to good cooperation with The Yard, OSK-ShipTech and the Danish Fisheries Agency, Terje concludes.

Read the Press release from Fiskeristyrelsen.