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Cargo vessel design - NVC 405 LNG cargo

Delivering efficiency and speed. General cargo / RO-RO / container with four cargo decks fully equipped for rapid cargo handling.

A high speed, high ice class versatile vessel with optimised weather deck

NVC 405 LNG is a general cargo / RO-RO / container vessel of 5,000 TDW, containing four cargo decks, one stern ramp, fixed interior ramps, side door with two cargo lifts and a deck crane for rapid and flexible cargo handling. The NVC 405 is built on the Environship concept, which incorporates a range of our technologies to deliver efficiency savings for ship owners. These include a gas engine fuelled by LNG, the Promas integrated rudder and propeller, a hybrid shaft generator (HSG) to optimise electrical power generation and propulsion system efficiency, together with the patented wave-piercing hull design. The design is suitable for trailers, road trailers, MAFI trailers, pallets, cassettes and STO-RO, with an optimised weather deck for containers. The deck area is 5,000 sq.m and the reefer hold is 4,200 cu.m. The vessel is also capable of high speed and has a high ice class. The NVC 405 has a 3,500 NM endurance without refilling.

Delivering efficiency and speed

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In addition to ship designs we provide fully integrated system packages tailored to your needs. As the largest marine technology specialist organisation in the world we offer innovative technology, coupled with decades of operational experience. To give users better situational overview our systems communicate with each other, sharing information and sensors.  Common style user-interfaces simplifie operation providing more time for decission-making.

We design, build, deliver and support systems that gives you the full picture. We make them efficient with lower life-cycle costs, and eco-friendly to reduce the environmental impact of operations.


Our support teams, located worldwide, are committed to helping you manage the vital balance between operational availability and cost. Wherever your vessel is located, our support is close at hand.

Services and support

  • 24/7 Technical support

    Our 24/7 technical support team is there to help at any time, day or night, wherever your vessel is.


    We understand the importance of having the right parts, available in the right place, at the right time.

  • Training

    Ensure that your crew is properly and thoroughly trained. This will reduce operational risk, downtime and maximise return on asset investment.