Havila Castor

100-130 m

5-10 MWh

The newbuilds are part of Havila’s contract with Norwegian Ministry of Transport for the construction of four environmentally-friendly vessels that will operate on the Bergen-Kirkenes coastal route. The vessel will have a 6,1MWh battery package onboard.

Corvus ESS specifications:

Name Havila Castor
Owner Havila Kystruten
Integrator Norwegian Electric Systems
Segment Cruise and Ferry
Sub-segment Cruise
Vessel type Small and midsize cruise
ESS capacity 6102 kWh
Corvus product Corvus Orca Energy
Delivery year 2020
Ship yard Tersan Shipyard
Ship design Havyard 923
Newbuild/Retrofit Newbuild
Vessel size 124.1 x 22 x 4.6 m
Passenger capacity 640
Gross tonnage 15471
Deadweight tonnage 1000
IMO no 9865582
Area of Operation Norwegian Coast
Sailing route Bergen-Kirkenes
Ship system Hybrid
Bus Voltage 720-1000 VDC
Flag state Norway

Estimated annual savings

0 liters

diesel/year saved

0 tons

CO2 emission reduction

Battery operation

Rapid Load Response

Load Levelling

Peak Shaving

Spinning Reserve

Zero Emissions Operations