Type: Ferry. - Builder: Skibsbyggeri Sigbjørn Iversen Mek. Verk. (SIMEK), Flekkefjord, Norway. - Year of build: 1992. - Passengers: 524. - Cars: 78. - Callsign: TFVK. - Dimension: 300 DW, 3.354 GT, 70,50 x 16,00 x ---. - Port of registry: Westmann Island, Iceland.
The company Herjólfur was established in 1976 to run route between Torlakshofn and Westmann Islands off the Iceland South coast. In 1996 the company sold theyr vessel to Vegagerð ríkisins but operated the vessel for theyr owners till end of 2000. From January 2001 to December 2005 she was operated by Samskip. Eimskip to over the operation from January 1st. 2006.