Cargo VesselsPast and Present

MV Aasfoss – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9904869

MV Aasfoss

© Frits Olinga

© Frits Olinga (River Eems, Sea trials 11/04/2022)

Steel single screw “Hybrid Self-Discharger” motor vessel built in 2022 by Royal Bodewes, Hoogezand (Yard No NB769) as a General multipurpose ship.

Technical Data

  • Length: 119.9 m (overall) 101.20 m (between perpendiculars)
    Breadth: 15.8 m (Extreme) 13.60m (Moulded)
    Depth: 10.15 m
    Draught: 6.0 m (Design)
    Tonnage: 5699 gross/ net/9300 t deadweight
    Engines: 1 Battery, Wärtsilä 8 cylinder 8L26 diesel
    Power: 2600 kW/HP
    Speed: 12.0 knots
    Capacity: 11.058 cbm/390.000 cbft – 2 Holds
    Call Sign: LAKH8
    MMSI Number: 257947000
    IMO Number: 9904869
    RI Number: 99436
    Port of Registry: Haugesund/Norway 🇳🇴
    Sister-Ship: Aasfjell (NB769)

Current AIS Location

Please note that this specific vessels AIS position data may be over an hour old and that the vessels position will only be displayed when it is within range of the VesselFinder AIS system. The AIS transponder/ship position data featured on this page is intended for information purposes only and it is in no way related to the 'Safety of Navigation at Sea'. All the AIS ship position data featured within this article is provided by VesselFinder and we are therefore not responsible for its content or its accuracy.


December 17th 2018: Keel laid.

© Frits Olinga

© Frits Olinga (Delfzijl, 18/12/2021)

February 4th 2022: Launched.

© Frits Olinga

© Frits Olinga (Delfzijl, 30/03/2022)

April 11th 2022: First sea trials suffered technical problem.

© Frits Olinga

© Frits Olinga (River Eems, Sea trials 11/04/2022)

© Frits Olinga

© Frits Olinga (Delfzijl, 28/04/2022)

September 23rd 2022: Delivered to Owner: Aasen Transport A/S. Operator: Aasen Shipping A/S.

© Marcel and Ruud Coster © Marcel and Ruud Coster

© Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 28/11/2022)

December 8th 2022: Called at Dover.

January 20th 2023: Called at Dover.

June 18th 2023: Called at Dover.

November 6th 2023: Provisionally due at Dover.

All information is believed to be correct and no responsibility is accepted for any errors or omissions. All items included in this article are subject to © copyright. We would like to take this opportunity of thanking: Marcel and Ruud Coster and Frits Olinga for their assistance in producing this feature.

Article © Nigel Thornton and Ray Goodfellow (Dover Ferry Photos Group)



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Back to top button