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Rechargeable lithium-ion battery, which, presumably, the fire occurred inside a nuclear deep-water station project 10831 AC-31 “Losharik” acts of the St. Petersburg battery company “Rigel”, writes “Fontanka”.
To such conclusion newspaper came, examined the procurement website. According to the publication, the “Bolt” with the adjudicator, there are four contracts related to the “explosive” lithium-ion batteries (LIB) for submarines. “Fontanka” writes that the exact number of products of the company in St. Petersburg, installed on submarines, top secret, and work to create LAB for deep-water equipment was conducted for about five years.
“I think nobody would have this battery in there [as-31 “Losharik”] is not set. If set, then the idiots. Sorry, I doubt that there is someone set this battery. It was not a place, it was not necessary”, — the newspaper quoted one of the former leaders of the battery company.
July 9, “Fontanka” referring to several structurally unrelated sources, wrote that the accident at the AU-31 “Losharik” could occur from-for explosion lithium battery.
July 1 in the process of carrying out bathymetric measurements in one of the research deep-sea submersibles, the Russian defense Ministry, a fire occurred in which result from smoke poisoning killed 14 sailors. Later that day, according to data owned by Grigory Berezkin RBC became known that the fire broke out at a nuclear deep-water station project 10831 AC-31 “Losharik”.
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