On May 26, 2016 Laky Verf shipyard (Shlisselburg, Leningrad region) laid down the first ship of new project, 12М, IAA PortNews journalist reports. The customer is the Directorate for State Maritime and River Supervision of the Federal Agency for Transport Supervision (RosTransNadzor).
TransRussia presents a full package of industry-related solutions, ranging from freight forwarding services to IT-solutions and cargo handling equipment, transportation and logistics services, transport technology and hardware.
A solemn farewell ceremony for the sailing ship "Mir" (STS Mir) setting sail from St. Petersburg, Russia with the cadets of Admiral Makarov State University of Maritime and Inland Shipping on their maiden sail-training voyage was held on April 15, 2016 on the Lieutenant Schmidt embankment.
The first competition to test students' skills and to choose “Best Young Navigator” was held by the G. Sedov Institute of Water Transport (IWT) in conjunction with Rostov-on-Don Water Transport College (RKVT).