A Happy New Year.
Thank you we would like this year.
We push forward building; "ferry encountered", and no groundbreaking ceremony was held in Sanoyasu shipbuilding Mizushima factory (Okayama) on Wednesday, December 19, 2018.
By groundbreaking ceremony, the first welding work was carried out as "starting farming for the year ceremony" (kotohajimenogi).
When our President Sakata and Director Sato of Mizushima factory push button, welding with automatic welder begins, and a feeling of expectation that building of mother ship finally gets into full swing increases.
This ship is ferry aiming at the energy saving navigation that auto-pilot with ACE function was adopted including axis electrical generator, LED light. In addition, air conditioner (building multi-air-conditioner) according to extensive passenger area and zone where you posted partitioning that becomes 35% wider than current ship, and was based on indigo dyeing color made specially in Tokushima is adopted and can enjoy comfortable sea voyage.
※ACE: Abbreviation of Advance Control for Ecology.
We make route toward destination automatically when we set bearing from the existing point to destination. Function to estimate agitation (caused by tide, wind) influence, and to control rudder ideally so that route secession distance becomes shortest, and to navigate on route.
|Full length||108.00m||Overall width||17.50m|
|Depth||6.10m||Draft (full loading)||4.40m|
|Gross tonnage||2,820t||Speed (the main engine 75% output)||18.4 knots|
|Prescribed number of passengers||546 people||High wagon deck||5.05m|
|Maximum deployment vehicle number||37 8t truck conversion|
|Main engine||Daihatsu 6DKM-36e *2 about 3,500kw/600R.P.M. *2|
|Special ship facilities||It is ship sembisodokata, engine room no person. We are equipped with flap ladder, controllable pitch propeller, bow thruster and joy-stick control, ACE.|