27 December 2008
The first tug for Russian Navy has been launchedPELLA SHIPYARD has won a competition for constructing tugboats for the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation and the first tug has already been launched. Tests and trials will be done right after the opening of the navigation period on the Neva river. Hulls for second and third tugs from the supply series are already under construction. Powerful, up-to-date tugs of Pella 90600 design will additionally be equipped with modern Fi-Fi systems with the strength of 600 m3/hour.