MV Ulla Rinman available for charter

The vessel MV Ulla Rinman, with home port in Longyearbyen, has been re-furbished by the new owners Norlengs. This vessel is now ready to be chartered for the 2024 season by researchers wishing to operate in the waters around Svalbard and beyond. The vessel is fitted with a hydraulic (1,5t/7mtr) and an electric crane (0,3t/2mtr), a 4mcargo hold and 14 foot dinghy with outboard engine.

SIOS members are offered a 5% discount on the charter price during the months of May, June, September and October.


  • Maximum number of passengers: 12 

  • Length 23,82 m

  • Breadth 6,90 m

  • Draft 3,50 m

  • Brutto tonage 93 t

  • Cruise speed 8,5 kn

  • Fuel capacity 22 t

  • Range 3000nm

  • Maximum time at sea 7 weeks/1600nm

  • Click here for full specifications (PDF file).

Indicative charter cost is 35 000 NOK per day. This will vary depending on the type of work and number of sailing hours per day. To get a custom quote, contact the Captain Philipp Grözinger with the following information:

  • Number of days 

  • Destination

  • Distance to sail

  • Time of the year

  • Sailing more than 10h/day (+10h means a second naut. officer)

The contact information is:


Telephone: +47 48296006, +49 173 532 0015, +49 428 895 098