Pella launched first serial trawler of Project 03095, Castor
On 16 September 2019, Leningrad Region, Russia based Pella Shipyard launched the first serial trawler of Project 03095, Castor, the company told IAA PortNews.
The Castor is the second ship the series of four units ordered by Murmanseld 2.
Two ships, the lead and the first serial one, were laid down in September 2017. The lead ship named Andromeda launched in April 2019 is being prepared for delivery to the customer, ahead of schedule.
A series of four ships of Project 03095 is intended for catching bottom fish and its onboard processing. It is designed for operation in the Southern and Norther part of the Atlantic region.
Freezing equipment capacity – at least 100 tonnes of frozen fish per day; filleting equipment - 20 tonnes of product per day. Freezing hold capacity – 1,400 cbm, fish meal hold capacity - 230 cbm.
Leningrad region, Russia based Pella Shipyard was founded in 1950. In 1992 Pella was privatized as Pella Holding Co. comprising the parent company and several subsidiaries. The shipbuilding firm specializes in building harbor tugs with rated power of 1,000-5,000hp, pusher tugs, escort tugs, pilot boats and rescue boats for Russian and foreign customers.