The tugboat “MB-97” of project 02790 (PE-65), building No.508 has been launched.
At the launching ceremony was attended by representatives of the customer, authority of the shipyard and factory workers.
The vessel was sanctified by Churchman Nikolay of the Church of St. Prince Vladimir Equal to the Apostles.
|Length max||34,4 m|
|Width max||12,1 m|
|Bollard pull||63 t|
|Classificaion||КМ Arc4 R1 Аut1 FF3WS EscortTug by Russian Maritime Register of shipping.|
|Propulsion system||Z-drive US 255 FP, Rolls-Royce, FPP into nozzles|
|Powerplant||2*1864 kW, 1600 r/min, Cat 3516B|
Full load displacement is 860 t.
In order to fulfill fire-fighting operations the tugboat is equipped with external fire fighting system made by FFS (capacity is 1500 m3/h, 2 water monitors, water curtains system).