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Photos from the building process

The hull of the "Dr. Fridthof Nansen" is being built at the shipyard Astilleros Gondan, Alvaro Platero. The yard is located northwest of Spain specializing in customized vessels. They have built 15 vessels for Norwegian owners earlier, but this is the first contract for the Norwegian government.

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Crows nest

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Progress pr. December 2015:

The hull is now paintet

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Progress pr. october 2015:


Block 46 incl. room for anchor winch


Railing in place on stern and in slipway

Bollards -2nd deck


Flexible mountings - el.motor

Hull pr. october 2015


Slipway


Deck above el.motor


Mountings starter el.motor


Under stern gate

Progress pr september 2015:


BL-17 - lower part
 


Bow head on slipway


Grids ready for assembly


Stern with slip ready on site


UPS and panels

Progress pr. july 2015:


Slipway main deck - week 30


 


Unit 16 on slipway


Water mist unit installed in bow thrust room


Bow thruster motor installation 
 


Propulsion motors - 67 tons!


Azimuth el-motor connected to Az unit

The yard area:

Nye Nansen verfetalt

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Cutting of steel:

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