Color Hybrid’s is designed by Fosen Yard and is being constructed by Ulstein Verft for ship owner Color Line.
Color Hybrid’s main features and characteristics
Plug‐in hybrid technology. Designed to be highly energy efficient and with quick charging shore connection (HVSC) in combination with battery hybrid propulsion system environmental impact. Zero‐emission for port operations possible as a result of high‐voltage
Length: about 160m
Capacity: 2,000 passengers, about 500 cars (or a combination of cars and trucks)
Battery package of about 5 MWh allows for up to 60 minutes of manoeuvring and
sailing at speeds of 0‐12 knots.
High WHR (waste‐heat‐recovery) capabilities using a heat reservoir system.
Extremely low noise emittance both during battery operation and during overnight
Car decks arranged on 3 levels. Efficient loading and off‐loading possible.
Light and modern accommodation for passengers and crew. Public areas arranged
with large shopping areas and several restaurants and food & beverage concepts
The vessel was awarded Skipsrevyen’s “Ship of the year” in 2019.
The vessel was awarded Nor-shippings “Next generation ship award” in 2017.