Ulla Rinman was built and used as ice going rescue vessel for the Swedish Sea Rescue Association. It has the highest ice class, is built with up to 25 mm thick steel and is able to break sea ice.

The vessel was in service to the Swedish Sjoräddningen until the mid 90ies, and since then is in use for research and touristical expeditions, as well as for various film projects.

Dimensions and Particulars

Name oft the Vessel ULLA RINMAN
Home Port Longyearbyen
Shipstype Vessel with limited passenger transport up to 12 PAX
Call  sign LKTQ
Register NORWAY
Length 23,81 m
Breadth 6,90 m
Draft 3,50 m
Cruise Speed 8,5 kn
Brutto Tonage 93 t
Material Steel
Fuel Tanks 22 t
Fresh Water Tank 8,000 l
Outside Spaces
  • Foredeck
  • Aftdeck with benches & table
  • Bridgedeck as Viewing Plattform
    • 10 m²
    • 4 m above waterline
  • Skydeck as viewing platform
    • 12 m²
    • 6 m above waterline
  • Drone landing zone
Inside Spaces
  • Bridge
    • 8 seats and table for guests
    • TV
    • 360° view
  • Gelley with dishwasher, stove and oven
  • 3 fridges, 2 freezer
  • Dining area
  • Drying room with washing machine
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Bathroom with shower
Forward Compartment
  • 2 Cabins with 2 bunk beds
  • 1 Cabin with 3 bunk beds
  • Workspace and/or TV lounge for 10 PAX with 90 inch TV and whiteboard
Aft Compartment
  • 2 Cabins with 2 bunk beds
  • 1 Cabin with 4 bunk beds

On deck and under deck there is space for 12 kayaks, 12 bikes, 12 ski equipments with drying facilities, and there are as well multiple lockers for photo and film equipment available.