Meyer Werft’s Norwegian Escape cruise ship with a capacity of 4,200 passengers

Norwegian Escape cruise

Norwegian Escape cruise Project description

  • A new luxury cruise liner built by Meyer Werft in Germany
  • The fi rst ship in its class: Breakaway Plus
  • Almost 326 m in length, with the capacity of 4,200 passengers and 2,100 cabins.

Customer challenges

  • Stringent requirements for cruise vessels in terms of fi re safety
  • Has one more deck than previous ships, providing more entertainment for passengers.

Nexans solutions

  • Low voltage power, instrumentation, control, and medium voltage power cables
  • Designed with halogen-free materials that are fi re retardant and release low levels smoke in case of a fire
  • The cables are designed to last for the lifetime of the ship which is expected to be around 25 years
  • 2,000 km of cables laid over 86 blocks
  • DNV GL certifi cation.