Type: DPS Super strength icebreaking tanker, LU6 (1A Super) ice-class standards
LOA: 850 ft
B: 112 ft
D: 45 ft
DWT: 70,000 metric tons / 86,700 mᶾ / 550,000bbls
PWR: 4 x 6,300KW (34,000hp) Wartsila 6L 46 C diesel generators
Main Pumps: 3 x 21,000bbls (63,000bbls) / hour
S: The service speed at 45 ft draft is 16kt.
The bridge has been outfitted with state-of-the-art communications and navigation equipment supplied by Transas. The electronics include communication equipment for GMDSS area A4, two radars for extreme temperatures, two ECDIS 3000-I systems, six information displays with Navi-Conning, Automatic Identification System, Voyage Data Recorder, log, and echosounder.
The ship’s double action facility allows it to move stern first, using azimuthing electric propulsion units. The vessel moves through the ice using a pair of 11,500hp Azipod thrusters by the diesel-electric power plant consisting of four main diesels producing a total of 34,000hp.