DP for the dual fuel icebreaker Polaris

7 July, 2016

Navis Engineering has successfully commissioned dynamic positioning system on board of the new Finnish icebreaker Polaris, built by Arctech Helsinki Shipyard for the Finnish Transport Agency.

Polaris is the first dual fuel icebreaker in the world and she is designed primarily for icebreaking operations, however she is fitted for oil recovery and emergency towing as well. DP system controls the propulsion of 3 Azipods during this operations. 

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