Almaz shipyard launches coast guardship Provorny
On May 05, 2016, a new coast guard ship(CGS) named Provorny (Project 22460, Sr No 506) was wheeled into Floating Drydock 455 from the Covered Slipway of Almaz Shipbuilding Company.
On May 06, 2016 CGS Provorny was launched from Floating Drydock 455 in the basin of ALMAZ Shipbuilding Company.
Provorny was undocked successfully and moored at the enterprise wharf wall for further fitting-out.
Joint Stock Shipbuilding Company "Almaz" was founded in 1933 as a shipyard of the USSR Coast Guard. Today St. Petersburg headquartered Almaz is a modern enterprise with a long shipbuilding tradition specializing in the construction, conversion, outfitting and repair of high-speed coast guard border patrol vessels and boats, of large and small tonnage ships, of multipurpose hovercrafts, ships and yachts for civil sector both for Russian and foreign customers. The company has two floating docks of 2,500 and 3,000 tonnes in capacity.