VESSEL REVIEW | Iniya – Inland commuter and sightseeing boat for Russia’s Pskov Oblast region

Iniya, a new commuter and sightseeing ferry ordered by Russian company Mashpromlizing

Russia’s Ushakov Shipyards has handed over a new passenger vessel to local shipowner Mashpromlizing for use as both a commuter ferry and a sightseeing boat. The ferry has been named Iniya after a genus of freshwater dolphin native to the Amazon region of Brazil. It was designed by United...

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Russian design firm unveils new dry cargo/container vessel concept

Rendering of a Vympel Design Bureau Project 00111 vessel

Vympel Design Bureau, a naval architecture firm under Russia’s state-owned United Shipbuilding Corporation, has developed a concept design of a new vessel series capable of transporting both dry and containerised cargo. Two variants will be made available under the Project 00111 series. The Project...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/shipping/dry-cargo/russian-design-firm-unveils-new-dry-cargo-container-vessel-concept/

Response boats handed over to Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations

A new Project MS001 response boat built for the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations

Russia’s Vympel Shipyard, a division of state-owned United Shipbuilding Corporation, has handed over four new response boats in a series to the country’s Ministry of Emergency Situations. The vessels all belong to the Project MS001 series designed by USC’s Almaz Central Marine Design Bureau. Eleven...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/security/emergency-services/search-and-rescue/response-boats-handed-over-to-russian-ministry-of-emergency-situations/

Russian Navy’s newest salvage and rescue tug floated out

The future Russian Navy tug Mikhail Chekov being launched into the water for the first time

Russian shipbuilder Astrakhan Ship Repair Plant, a division of state-owned United Shipbuilding Corporation, recently launched a new tug ordered by the Russian Ministry of Defence. The future Mikhail Chekov is the seventh vessel under the Project 22870 series of tugs slated for the Russian Navy. The...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/tugs/harbour-tugs-and-operation/russian-navys-newest-salvage-and-rescue-tug-floated-out/

Russian Fishery Company’s newest trawler enters service

Russian Fishery company has taken delivery of a new freezer trawler built by compatriot Admiralty Shipyards. Kapitan Martynov is the fourth in a series being built to a design by Norwegian naval architecture firm Skipsteknisk. It has a length of 108.2 metres, a beam of 21 metres, a total cargo hold...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/fishing-boat-world/trawling/russian-fishery-companys-newest-trawler-enters-service/

Sea trials completed for new Russian river ferry

Russia’s Ushakov Shipyards has completed conducting sea trials of a new river-capable passenger vessel to be used as both a commuter ferry and a sightseeing boat. Iniya was designed by United Shipbuilding Corporation’s Onega Research Design and Technology Bureau for local owner Mashpromlizing. The...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/work-boat-world/passenger-vessel-world/ferries/sea-trials-completed-for-new-russian-river-ferry/

Emergency Service Vessel News Roundup | February 16 – Norwegian ambulance catamarans, Saudi fireboat orders and more

Deliveries include a rescue boat for an Australian volunteer organisation, a firefighting launch for a government operator in the US state of Virginia, and two ambulance boats for a Norwegian shipping company. A Russian rescue and patrol vessel is unveiled for the first time. Finally, a Saudi customer places orders for new fireboats to be […]

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Maritime Security Vessel News Roundup | December 14 – Russian submarines, UK fisheries patrol catamaran and more

The Russian Navy welcomes two new submarines into service as trials begin for a fisheries protection vessel for a UK operator. The Royal New Zealand Navy will conduct testing of an unmanned vehicle powered by renewable energy sources. Finally, an order has been placed for a minehunting remotely...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/work-boat-world/maritime-security-world/naval/submersibles-naval/maritime-security-vessel-news-roundup-december-14-russian-submarines-uk-fisheries-patrol-catamaran-and-more/

VESSEL REVIEW | Lev Chernavin – Russian Navy to place new minesweeper into service

Sredne-Nevsky Shipbuilding Plant, a division under Russia’s state-owned United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC), has completed construction of a new mine countermeasures vessel ordered by the Russian Navy. Lev Chernavin is the eighth minesweeper to be built under Project 12700, otherwise known as the Alexandrit-class. The vessel honours the late Lev Davydovich Chernavin, a former Soviet Navy […]

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Maritime Security Vessel News Roundup | November 30 – US-built electric patrol boats, Portuguese Navy multi-role ship order and more

The Russian Navy acquires a submarine while a future Italian Navy surface combatant is launched into the water for the first time. A US builder unveils a new series of battery-powered patrol boats. Finally, the Portuguese Navy places an order for a multi-role vessel for maritime security, research, and emergency response roles. New Project 636.3 […]

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