Brodosplit to Build Polar Expedition Cruise Vessel
Brodosplit has been contracted for the construction of a Polar Expedition Cruise Vessel.
The contract was signed on November 08, 2016 in Netherlands with the leading company for commercial tourism in the polar regions.
The ship will be built in the class LR PC6 (Polar Class 6) and this will be the first cruise ship in the world ever built in this class. It will host 196 passengers thanks to its 8 decks and 95 cabins, while 69 crew members will look after their needs. The ship will be 107,6 m long and 17,6 m wide. It will be driven by two engines with a total output of 4200 kW and will be able to reach a speed of 15 knots.
The ship will be equipped with all necessary systems so passengers can visit the glaciers above and below the sea level enjoying the view at this unique biological and animal life from best perspective. They will be accommodated in luxury cabins and suites where ship systems will provide a safe and pleasant stay.