22 July 2013
The series of vessels of this type is constructed under the order of RF Navy to perform a wide range of tasks of the Fleet. The first two vessels will be delivered to the Customer in 2014 alread
The tugboat is intended for the following:
marine towing of vessels, floating objects and structures in ice and open water;
supply of marine objects with equipment and materials, transportation of special staff and cargoes assistance in technical operations fulfillment at remote sea objects;
rescue operations, assistance of distressed vessels, search, rescue, evacuation and lodging of people, delivering of medical aid;
rescue duties in shipping, marine oil and gas recovery areas;
firefighting operations at floating and shore objects, firefighting of fuel oil burning into water oil;
oil and petroleum content products spill removal;
servicing in transport operation in harbor, shallow and shelf coastal zones;
performing of underwater technical operations;
breaking of ice with the thickness of up to 1 m at the speed of 2-5 knots;
escort operations at the speed of up to 10 knots.
КМ Arc4  AUT1 FF2 WS Salvage Tug by Russian Maritime Register of shipping.