Shipbuilding enterprise “Sevastopol marine plant”, which formerly belonged to the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, will become the base to repair the ships of the black sea fleet of Russia. This was announced by the Director of the plant Vladimir Bazhenov, reports RIA Novosti.
Bazhenov said that under the modernisation programme the company needs to equip with new equipment that allows to repair vessels of various classes and purposes. The plant has two dry docks where repairs are possible ships up to a length of 165 metres and width of up to 22 meters.
Now on the “Sevmorzavod” build two heavy floating crane PK-400 “Sevastopol” and PC-700 “Gregory Prosyankin”. During the year, the company will repair the military ships of the black sea fleet.
In 2016, it became known that former factory Poroshenko will design and stroitelstvom transport complex, required for the construction of Crimean bridge. This system made it possible to transport by sea to the places of installation in the Kerch Strait arch span structure.
“Sevmorzavod” and 12 industrial enterprises were nationalized by the authorities of Sevastopol in 2015, after the annexation of Crimea to Russia. Now the factory became a branch of the center of ship repair “Zvezdochka”.
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