Pella Shipyard Floats Out Tugboat of Project 90600, Russia

Pella Shipyard Floats Out Tugboat of Project 90600

Pella Shipyard has launched the regular tugboat of project 90600 (RB-392, building No 935) of the Acceptance Program of 2013. Next year the tugboat will be delivered to RF Navy and put into operation within Black Fleet Navy.

The tugboat is intended for towing and berthing operations in harbor, roadsteads and coastal areas which comply with R3 navigation area, refloating of ships and vessels, fire fighting operations at floating and shore objects, oil and petroleum content products, cargo transportation, ice breaking and erosion operations.

Technical data:

Length, max 25,4 m

Width, max 8,8 m

Draught 4,2 m

Speed 11.8 knots

Classification КМ Arc4 R3 Aut3 Tug by Russian Maritime Register of shipping.

Propulsion system Z-drives US 155, Rolls-Royce, FPP into nozzles

Powerplant 2х746 kW at 1800 r/min, Caterpillar С32

Press Release, December 18, 2012