Witvis

Witvis

About Witvis

Designed in Switzerland and built 1956 by shipyard Nicolaas Witsen in Alkmaar: the hydrofoil “Witvis” used as workboat. Although the boat was equipped with a relatively small propeller, with her twin 235hp engines @ 3,000 rpm, she was able to reach a maximum speed of nearly 75 kph / 46.6 mph.

Specifications


General info
  • Current name Witvis
  • Year 1956
  • Length 10.00m / 32’9”
  • Beam 2.60m / 8’6”
  • Draught 1.15m / 3’9”
  • Speed 41 knots

Propulsion
  • Main Engines 2x 235hp engines @ 3,000 rpm