Tidebris, high-speed catamaran in Haugesund

High-speed line Norled Bergen-Stavanger serves Tidebris catamaran, built in 2002 at the shipyard Baatservice Verft.

Tidebris, high-speed catamaran  in Haugesund

Vessel length 27 and a width of 9 meters of aluminum alloy, has a displacement of 224 tons and has a capacity of 180 passengers.

Tidebris, high-speed catamaran  in Haugesund

Two engines of 1400 HP allow to reach speeds of up to 32 knots.

Tidebris, high-speed catamaran  in Haugesund

In December 2013, unable to compete with buses, the line was closed and the catamaran was offered for sale. I hope that in the future it will serve seasonal tourist lines, for which it was originally built.