© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya in photobacteria shipbuilding complex Zvezda. Archival photo© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya the image Bank
SSK «Star», which has already received 25 orders for the construction of ships, considering the create 15, reported to journalists the General Director of SSK, OOO Zvezda» Sergey Tseluyko.
«Today, the shipyard signed contracts for 25 vessels… Working on another question about the construction of 15 vessels. I think that the shipyard will download completely,» — said Tseluyko.
According to him, adjustments for capacity utilization are constant, it depends on the needs of charterers.
«NOVATEK have discussed the construction of 15 LNG carriers, according to «Gazprom» there are several promising orders – order 8 pieces,» — said Tseluyko.
The project of creating a shipbuilding centre at the far Eastern plant «Zvezda» is implemented by a consortium of «Rosneftegaz», «Rosneft» and «Gazprombank». The complex is built on a Bay the Big Stone on the southern coast of Primorsky Krai. He will become the only Russian producer of medium — and heavy-duty marine equipment for exploration, production and transportation of hydrocarbons, including ice-class vessels and elements of sea platforms for development of the Arctic offshore oil and gas fields.