YARD 599 "SUPETAR" / YARD 503 "CRES"
- Length, overall abt. 87.60 m
- Length, (Lpp) 80.00 m
- Breadth 17.50 m
- Hight, up to main deck 3.70 m
- Draught, max. 2.40 m
Passengers 600, from which 240 in a close salon.
Crew 8 members.
Cars 100 or 12 trailers of 18 m, 40 t each.
The vessel's primary mission is the transportation of passengers and vehicles on short routes and designed as Ro-Ro and passenger ship for equal navigation in both directions ("double-ended").
The vessel is classed by the Croatian Register of Shipping (CRS) as: * 50 A1 M1 AUT1 IWS Ro-Ro Passenger Ferry for navigational area 6, the voyage lasting up to 120 min., capable to carry packed dangerous cargo of the following classes: 1 (explosives), 2 (gases), 3 (inflammable liquids).
The vessel is with open space (garage) for vehicles (cars) on the main deck and with two ramps (stern and bow 1 each).
The vessel has excellent maneuverability due to the propulsion system with 4 diesel main engines (4 x 400 kW) which drives direct 4 feat propulsors with crank wings, two sets on the stern, and two sets on the bow.
Propulsion engines, propulsors, and diesel generators are accommodated in two engine rooms, one aft and one on the bow. The ship's speed in trial conditions (easily sea and wind below 2 Bf, clean hull) is 11,5 knots on 2,2 m draught.