15 April 2015

Delivery for two ICE breakers, Partner NES

Elpro has received a new order from our partner NES for production of all switchboards for two ICE breaker vessels.

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The vessel will be built at Havyard Shipyard in Leirvik, Norway, type HD843 ICE. The ship will have DNV ice class Icebreaker Ice 10 and Winterized Cold (2-30°C) which means that the ship can break more than 1 meter thick ice and has a system to avoid icing.

Total delivery will be 10 switchboards, 5 for each boat. Delivery includes:
•    Project Management
•    Engineering
•    Electric studies and analysis
•    Manufacturing of 10 switchboards
•    Commissioning
•    Sea trials

See for more information: http://www.norwegianelectric.com/?menu=7&id=244