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Hondius

Overview

Hondius will be the first vessel to be built to class “LR PC6”, meeting the latest and highest demands of Lloyd’s Register for “Polar Class 6” vessels, the highest Polar Class notation for ice-strengthened vessels. The vessel will also fully comply with the mandatory requirements of the Polar code, adopted by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), for safe ship operation and the protection of the Polar environment.

Hondius will be the strongest ice-strengthened vessel in the Polar Regions and will be equipped with stabilizers, and very suitable for advanced, innovative exploratory quality voyages in the Arctic and Antarctic Regions.

FEATURES

Length: 107.6 meters

Breadth: 17.6 meters

Draught: 5.30 meters

Speed: 15 knots

Passengers: 174

Ice Class: Polar Class 6 (equivalent 1A-Super)

Ship Region:Antarctica

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