Technical Specifications

STS Fryderyk Chopin Technical Specifications

Builder: Dora Shipyard, Gdańsk

Construction: 1990-1992

Launching: November 1990

Hoist of colours: 29.02.1992

Owner: 3Oceans Sp. z o.o.

Home port: Szczecin (Gdańsk until 1993)

Dimensions:

  • length overall – 55.5 m
  • length of hull – 44.5 m
  • length between verticals – 38.78 m
  • width – 8.5 m
  • draft – 3.8 m
  • hight of masts from waterline – 37 m
  • freeboard – 6.11m

Capacity: 305 BRT

Displacement: 400 T

Sail area: 1200 m2

Auxiliary engine: 538 HP “SCANIA”

Crew: 53, including 7-8 professional crew

Autonomy: 100 days

Max speed:

  • under sail – 16 kn
  • on engine – 9 kn

STS Fryderyk Chopin is the largest operating brig in the world.