M/S Polaris VG

Ro-ro vessel

Our fleet consists of modern and versatile dry cargo ships and newly-built multipurpose deck cargo carriers designed for project and special cargo. All our ships are designed to operate safely in the harsh and difficult weather conditions of the Northern maritime region.



Gross tonnage



1A Super

Technical data

Owner/TC-Owner VG-Shipping Ltd. / Meriaura Ltd.
Built 1988
Classification BV  I+Hull+Mach – ro-ro cargo ship – equipped for carriage of containers -heavy cargo – Unrestricted navigation + AUT-UMS (SS),  Ice class 1A Super
Call sign OJQX
IMO 8716100
Lenght (LoA) 123,87 m
Flag / Port Turku Finland
Crew Finnish / International
GT / NT 7950 / 2700
DWAT / DWCC 6494 / 6350
Breadth 20,20 m
Draught 6,18 m
Speed laden 14 kn
Engine 5100 kW
Bow thruster 410 kW
Cargo hatches Mc-Gregor type hydraulic. free opening 77 x 17m
Deck load  6 ton / m2
Cargo holds  1 hold
Hold dimensions  103,4 x 17,1 x 6,7 m
Bulkheads  2
Stern ramp  10 x 14 m
Height from waterline to hatch  7,2 m (ballast conditions)