Vägverket Färjerederiet Sedna

Double ended car ferry

Sedna is an open air shuttle ferry that transports vehicles and passengers. The vessel vas built by Swede Ship Marine and has been used by the Swedish Transport Administration since 2004 for operations in the Swedish archipelagos and lakes.
The aft and forward hull, inclusive their respectively ramps, on the vessel are demountable which makes it easily adaptable for different kinds of water crossings. The vessel is reinforced according to ice class 1B. It is built to handle BK1 vehicles which make it able to support timber transportation in the operating area. The ferry is normally operated by two staff members.


Main particulars

Length over all 44.5 m
Depth mld 2.5 m
Breadth mld 7.2 m
Deadweight 235 dwt
Iceclass 1B
Service restricted area E
Passengers 123
Cars 14
Material hull Steel
Material superstructure Aluminium

DO tanks 19.6 m3
FW tanks 1.1 m3
Sewage tank 1.1 m3
Main engine 2 x Volvo Penta, D12-450, 331 kW/1 800 rpm,
Aggregate Schottel SRP 330
Aux generators 2 x VP D5 TA, 92 kW/1500 rpm, 2 x Stamford, UCM274C-1, 78 kVA
Speed 10.0 knots



Swedish Maritime Administration

Download Sedna product sheet