2018 November 6 15:55
On 4 November 2018, a acceptance/delivery certificate was signed for Kapitan Balashov boom-laying boat, the fifth in the series of six vessels of Project А-40–2Б-ЯР intended for Marine Rescue Service of Rosmorrechflot (Federal Marine and River Transport Agency). The document was signed in Vladivostok, the homeport of the ship, says Rosmorrechflot.
The series was built by Yaroslavsky Shipbuilding Plant under the contract of Rosmorrechflot and the Directorate of the State Customer in the framework the Federal Targeted Programme “Development of Russia’s Transport System in 2010-2020”.
Project А40-2Б-ЯР was developed by Agat-Design LLC in cooperation with Yaroslavsky Shipbuilding Plant PJSC. The boats are intended for transportation and installation of boom guards in sea coastal search and rescue areas, 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.
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