Shipyard «Star» was awarded 118 contracts for ships and vessels

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal in foobarcontroller complex Star. Archival photoShipyard «Star» was awarded 118 contracts for ships and vessels© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal the image Bank

Shipbuilding complex «Zvezda», located in the South of Primorsky region, has orders for manufacture of 118 ships, told reporters Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Yuri Borisov.

«The «Stars» now, 118 contracts, 118 potential ships to be built. Basically it is a large class a coarse-grained gas carriers, supply vessels (capacity — ed.) to 100 thousand tons», — he said.

At the same time, the Deputy Prime Minister explained, «the Star» remains the only major ship-repair enterprise in the Pacific, where the repair and service of ships and support vessels of the Pacific fleet.

«All strategic and multipurpose submarines are maintained there, there is provide repair and modernization of the fleet,» — said Borisov.