Design: LMG 212-DEG Type: Ferry
Name: Bergensfjord Owner: Fjord 1
Year built: 2006 Yard / no: Aker Yards Søviknes / 148
Length over all: 129.8 m Beam: 18.7 m
Depth: 9.2 m Speed: 21 knots
Scope of work: Initial, basic design & detail design


Bergensfjord is one of five gas powered ferries delivered in 2006 and 2007 by Aker Yards, Norway, operated by Fjord 1 between Halhjem and Sandvikvåg south of Bergen. The vessel is gas -electric and received The SHIPPAX award for outstanding ferry propulsion in 2006.


  • Gas powered for lower environmental footprint
  • Low resistance high speed hull
  • Two car decks
  • Efficient loading and unloading
  • Protected gangway for passengers
  • Panorama lounge


  • Car capacity: 212 units
  • Trailer capacity: 18 units
  • Passenger capacity: 590 pax


DNV +1A1, R3, Car Ferry B, E0, RP, Clean, Gas Fuelled

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