Nordlund Xpress LT 57

Boat Tests


Builder: Nordlund

Model: Xpress LT 57

Model Year: 2008

Boat Type: Cruiser

LOA: 57'0"

Beam: 15'8"

Draft: 3'9"

Weight: 38,700 lbs. (dry)

Standard Power: 2/575-mhp Caterpillar C9 ACERT diesel inboards

Optional Power: comparable powerplants from various other manufacturers

Fuel Capacity: 810 gal.

Water Capacity: 250 gal.


Lewmar hatches w/ Oceanair shades/screens
Muir Atlantic 3500 windlass
American Bow Thruster hydraulic bow thruster
2/Crown helm chairs
Magilite wall coverings
granite countertops
Hunter-Douglas blinds
Twist Air 'fridge
3-burner Princess cooktop
GE Profile convection/microwave oven
2/Headhunter MSDs
20-gal. Seaward Products s/s water heater
Freeman Marine watertight hatches
Pacific Coast Marine watertight ER door
2/Newmar Phase Three battery chargers
Charles Industries IsoBoost 30
4/Racor 75/900 Max fuel-water separators
2/Bosch-Rexroth PTO hydraulic pumps for thruster, stabilizers, and windlass
Reverso fuel-transfer pump
Tides Marine dripless shaft logs
6/1,200-gph Lovett auto. bilge pumps
Fireboy-Xintex auto. fire-extinguishing system


electronics package (3/Raymarine multipurpose GPS plotters, Raymarine autopilot, and Icom VHF)
Kenmore washer and dryer
Switlik liferaft
entertainment package (Sharp TVs, Sony DVD/ CD changer, DirectTV TracVision mobile receiver, Denon A/V system)
Cruisair A/C
Steelhead Marine SM1000R crane
Trac digital stabilizers

This article originally appeared in the April 2008 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.