Tersan Shipyard delivers ‘Volstad’

Volstad Volstad
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Tersan Shipyard, located in Turkey, has delivered the 74.7m stern freezer trawler ‘Volstad’ to Norwegian fishing and offshore company Volstad AS.

F/T Volstad, equipped with a fish processing plant, is the third of five trawlers under construction at Tersan Shipyard for different Norwegian ship owners. The first two trawlers F/T Havbryn and F/T Havstrand were delivered to their owners, Strand Fiskelsrap and Strand Havfiske earlier this year.

Nurettin Paksu, group president said "We are very delighted to see the delivery of F/T Volstad to its owners Volstad AS. F/T Volstad is the third advanced trawler fishing vessel that we have delivered to Norway within last five months, we are very proud to see what an efficient conveyor belt that a dedicated part of our shipyard has turned into for such kind of vessels.

"We are furthermore pleased to witness the satisfaction and happiness of our very important client Volstad, we appreciate this demanding customer’s belief and confidence in us. We are very sure that with sustained success of these recent deliveries our cooperation with Norway will steadily increase. I thank each party and the individuals that have participated in this project to achieve such success."

Key features of the vessel include excellent trawling manoeuvrability, modern electric driven fishing winches on deck, a selective catalyst reduction system on the exhaust line to achieve IMO Tier III, and an efficient and well organised fish processing plant. Volstad is also efficient for fuel saving with specifications of floating frequency philosophy, LED lightning and power re-generation.

General Information
Description: Freezer Stern Trawler with Fish Process onboard
Built: 2013 by Tersan Shipyard / Turkey
Flag: Norway
Design: Skipsteknisk / Norway, ST116L
Classification: Det Norske Veritas
IMO No: 9652818

Dimensions and Capacities
Length Overall: 74,70 meters
Length BP: 66,00 meters
Breadth: 15,40 meters
Depth: (to Main Dk.) 6,16 meters
Gross: Tonnage 3430
Net Tonnage: 1036
Freezing Capacity: abt. 1950 m3
Product Capacity: 90 tons per day
Accommodation: 32 persons + Hospital
Speed: 15 knots

Machinery and Systems
Main Engine: 1 x 4500 kW 4-Stroke MDO Engine, 9L32 - Wartsila
Propulsion: 1 x CPP System, Propeller in Nozzle - Wartsila
Bow Thruster: 1 x CPP Bow Thruster of 450 kW - Brunvoll
Steering Gear: 1 x Rotary Vane Steering Gear - Rolls Royce
Main Gensets: 1 x 910 ekW, C32 + 1 x 550 ekW, C18 - Caterpillar
Emerg. Genset 1 x 56 ekW, Cat4.4 Caterpillar
Hot Water Boiler 1 x 1400kW combined boiler Pyro
Lifting Systems 1 x Cargo Elevator at Shipside Cargotec
1 x Deck Crane, 6 tons @ 15 meters - Cargotec
1 x Deck Crane, 2,5 tons @ 14 meters - Cargotec
1 x Deck Crane, 2,5 tons @ 8 meters – Cargotec
1 x Telescobic Launching Davit - Maritime Partner
Refrigeration Sys. 10 x Vertical Freezers (90 tons/day) – Teknotherm
Fish Factory Plant - Optimar

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