|United Shipbuilding Corporation|
October 12, 2015 - Shipbuilding Plant "Severnaya Verf" (part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation) is finalizing a cerebral vessel mooring trials of military logistics of the project 23120 "Elbrus", the press service of the plant
The vessel passed power to the main switchboard, completed electrical work and installation of equipment, end insulation and painting work, settle cladding and furniture in accommodation and service spaces, connected lighting fixtures. Readiness of the vessel is 88%. Mooring test "Elbrus" is scheduled to begin in November 2015.
The vessel incorporated in 2012. Project 23120 developed by the St. Petersburg Design Bureau "Spetssudoproekt." It is designed for loading, storage, transport and transfer of dry cargo to the beach and various ships, and to provide towing, assist the crew of ships and vessels in distress. "Elbrus" have a high ice class ARC4, which gives the possibility to swim in the Arctic.
In Northern Shipyard built another ship logistics support Project 23120 - "Vsevolod Bobrov." Its launching is scheduled for March 2016. The main characteristics of the ship: length - about 95 m; Breadth - about 22 m; sediment largest - about 9 meters; Full displacement - about 10 000 tonnes; cruising range - about 5000 miles; autonomy - about 60 days; crew - 27 people.