JSC «Admiralty Shipyards» started the state trials of icebreaker «Ilya Muromets», which will be performed in testing areas of the Gulf of Finland and the Baltic Sea. In the course of these trials, the state review committee for commissioning of ships will check operation of all machineries and equipment of the vessel.
Under the scope of celebration of Day of Saint-Petersburg industry general director of JSC «Admiralty Shipyards» Alexander BUZAKOV was handed over a Recognition certificate of Governor of Saint-Petersburg for invaluable contribution in development of Saint-Petersburg industry.
At JSC «Admiralty Shipyards» (is incorporated in United Shipbuilding Corporation) took place a keel laying ceremony of two big diesel-electric submarines of project 636.3 «Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky» and «Volkhov» for the Pacific Fleet of the Russian Federation. In the solemn event participated Deputy Minister of Defense Yuri Borisov, the head of shipbuilding department of Major command of Russian Navy rear admiral Vladimir Tryapichnikov, the governor of Leningrad district Alexander Drozdenko, the general director of JSC «Admiralty Shipyards» Аlexander Buzakov.
The multi-purpose ice class patrol ship of project 23550 «Ivan Papanin» was laid down at JSC «Admiralty Shipyards» (a subsidiary of the United Shipbuilding Corporation).