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​Extreme makeover for Hurtigruten favorite: MS Richard With to emerge as brand new

​Extreme makeover for Hurtigruten favorite: MS Richard With to emerge as brand new

Press releases   •   Nov 08, 2018 10:39 UTC

More comfort, new technology and better views of the spectacular Norwegian coast. The single largest upgrade project in Hurtigruten’s history will see the MS Richard With emerge as a brand new ship.

Hurtigruten announces major green upgrades: Up to 9 ships to be retrofitted with LNG and battery power

Hurtigruten announces major green upgrades: Up to 9 ships to be retrofitted with LNG and battery power

Press releases   •   Apr 20, 2018 10:39 UTC

Hurtigruten has announced the biggest green upgrade in the company’s 125 year history. Up to nine of its custom built expedition ships are to rebuilt to hybrid propulsion – featuring LNG engines and battery packs. The planning and installation of the hybrid power and propulsion system upgrade starts immediately, and will be finalized by 2021.