Double-ended ferries Urban Sprinter 2000

The twin-hull (catamaran) ships named Urban Sprinter 2000 were designed by CoCo Yachts Holland and built by AFAI Southern Shipyard in Guangzhou for Setrans Rio de Janeiro. A total of seven of the ferries trades in Guanabara Bay between Rio de Janeiro and Niterói and will be used to realize the increased passenger traffic during the 2016 Olympic Games.

The special features of the ferries are the simultaneous boarding and disembarking on the main deck and the upper deck, saving a lot of time in the port. The propellers are powered by four water-cooled asynchronous motors from AEM.

Technical data

Type WH 400 M4
Number of units4
Machine type motor / asynchronous
Degree of protectionIP 55
Cooling systemIC 71W
Rated speed [rpm] 1,795
Rated power [kW] 700
Rated voltage [V] 660
Rated frequency [Hz] 60
Shaft height [mm] 400
MountingIM B3/IM 1001


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