Njord Alpha is a 26m Twin Axe design Crew transfer vessel built by Damen Shipyards.

The vessel is designed and classed to BV Classification I X Hull MACH Light Ships/Fast Utility Vessel standards.

The Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2610 has become a well known vessel design in the Offshore Wind Farm industry due to its proven competency and reliability during operations. It brings to the Njord Offshore fleet additional load lugging capability and excellent ride comfort for the further offshore windfarms.

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The design of our vessel incorporates the feedback from some of the most experienced professionals in the offshore windfarm industry, from the windfarm owners and builders to cable layers, surveyors and existing skippers of crew transfer vessels.

Njord Offshore has worked with Damen to create an optimised vessel to suit our needs, making minor changes to the standard design to improve comfort, efficiency and safety.


Length Overall: 25.75m

Moulded Beam: 10.4m

Maximum Draft: 1.75m

Deadweight: 20t

Deck Space: 90m2

Range (@25kts): 700nm

Main Engines: 2x Caterpillar C32 TTA (2400bhp each)

Aux Engines: 2 x 22.5kW

Propulsion: 2 x FPP (Optimised for Speed and Bollard Push/Pull)

Tank Capacities

Bunkers: 22.2m3

Fresh Water: 1.8m3


Sprint Speed: 26kts

Service Speed: 23kts

Crew Comforts

Individual crew and passenger suspension seating (Norsap)

Additional seating

Wireless Internet Access (3/4G)

3 x LCD TV with DVD

Air Conditioning/De-Misting/Heating system

Drying storage area

WC and shower 2 Galleys and Pantries

Additional Features

High Pressure Washer 10/20ft Container points on forward deck

Multiple lashing pots/tie down points

Knuckle Boom Crane

CCTV covering all areas incl. engine room

Loud Hailer/Search Lighting/Flood Lighting

Electrically operated elevating diving platform

Bow thrusters

Bunks for 6 crew