Marine Rescue Service of Rosmorrechflot takes delivery of two boom-laying boats (photo)
Marine Rescue Service of Rosmorrechflot (Federal Marine and River Transport Agency) has taken delivery of the third and the forth ships in the series of six boats of Project А-40–2Б-ЯР being built at Yaroslavsky Shipbuilding Plant under the contract with the Directorate of the State Customer in the framework the Federal Targeted Programme “Development of Russia’s Transport System in 2010-2020”.
According to the Directorate, the acceptance/delivery certificate for the boom-laying boat named Spasatel Aleksyuk was signed at Vanino port on 30 October 2017.
The boat named Kapitan Mishin was put into operation at the port of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky on 6 November 2017.
Both ships have been handed over to the operator, Marine Rescue Service of Rosmorrechflot.
The vessels of Project А40-2Б-ЯР developed by Agat-Design LLC in cooperation with Yaroslavsky Shipbuilding Plant are intended for transportation and installation of boom guards in sea coastal search and rescue areas, on the waters of the bays, inlets and seaports, to contain the spread of spilled oil products, to liquidate oil spills, to collect the spilled oil products into floating containers and their further towing to the reception points of shore or floating stations and also for the construction of oil-gathering orders.
Key characteristics: length overall - 20.97 m; breadth overall - 5.7 m; draught - 1.17 m; midships depth – 3.10 m, depth – 2.50 m, deadweight – 8.20 t, speed – about 20.0 knots, cruising range – 250 miles, endurance - 3 days, main propulsion - 2х588 kW, displacement – 51.6 t, crew – 2, personnel – 4. RS class - КМ Iсe2 R3 RSN Aut 3 oil recovery ship (>60°).
PJSC Yaroslavsky Shipbuilding Plant (Yaroslavsky Shipyard, managed by JSC FINSUDPROM) is located in the central part of Russia on the Volga River. The shipyard was incorporated in 1993. The company specializes in the construction of civil and naval ships. Yaroslavlsky Shipyard has been for many years one of the major suppliers of sea / ocean-going tugs for Russian law enforcement agencies. The company has built so far about 80 ocean-going tugs, mainly of Projects 745 and 1454, and modifications.
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