Cargo VesselsPast and Present

MV HAV Nordic – Past and Present

IMO Number: 8719085

MV HAV Nordic

Ex HF Nordic, Haukur, Sava River

© Marcus S

HAV Nordic – © Marcus S (Emden, 12/05/20)

Steel single screw ”Sava Lake Class” motor vessel built in 1990 by Sava Shipyard, Yugoslavia (Yard No 297) as a General Cargo ship.

Technical Data

  • Length: 74.65 m (overall) 70.02 m (between perpendiculars)
    Breadth: 12.7 m
    Depth: 8.6 m
    Draught: 6.02 m
    Tonnage: 2030 gross/888 net/3013t deadweight
    Engines: (1) 4T – 8 cyl KRM-8 Bergen Diesel 
    Power: 1470 kW/1997 bHP
    Speed: 11 knots
    Capacity: 3792.00 cu. m
    Call Sign: OZ2119
    MMSI Number: 231812000
  • IMO Number: 8719085
  • Register Number: 961L49
    Port of Registry: Bergen/Norway 🇳🇴, Panama 🇵🇦, Bergen/Norway 🇳🇴, Torshavn/Faroe Islands 🇫🇴, Runavik/Faroe Islands 🇫🇴
    Sister Ships: Sava Lake (298), Sava Hill (299), Sava Star (300), Sava Ocean (301)

Current AIS Location

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December 16th 1989: Launched

November 1990: Delivered as SAVA RIVER to Fonnbulk A / S (Bergen Shipping A / S) Bergen

© Capt Jan Melchers

Saga River – © Capt Jan Melchers

October 1992: Registered NIS no. 1239 LDBO3

December 1992: Sold to Myklebusthaug Shipping A / S, Fonnes, Bergen

January 1993: Transferred to Myklebusthaug Shipping A / S (Haugship A / S) Panama

November 1998: Transferred to Myklebusthaug Shipping A / S, Fonnes, Bergen

March 2000: Sold to Nes H / f (A / S Shipmanagement Ltd) Bergen

May 2000: Renamed  HAUKUR

© Erwin Willemse

Haukur – © Erwin Willemse ( Rozenburg  08/07/2010)

January 2011: Sold to Havnarnes Sp / f (Nes H / f) Torshavn, Faroe Islands

© Marcel and Ruud Coster © Marcel and Ruud Coster

Haukur – © Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 10/10/2013)

March 2017: Sold to Nes HF Skipafelag (Navigare Sh. Sp / f) Runavik, Faroe Islands, renamed HF NORDIC

February 2018: Renamed HAV NORDIC

© Marcel and Ruud Coster © Marcel and Ruud Coster

HAV Nordic – © Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 28/02/2018)

© Marcel and Ruud Coster © Marcel and Ruud Coster

HAV Nordic – © Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden,   08/03/2019)

December 2020: Sold to Havnarnes Sp / f, Runavik, Faroe Islands.

March 21st 2022: 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, Capt Jan Melchers, Marcus S and Erwin Willemse for their assistance in producing this feature.

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


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