Earlier, Chief of the Russian Navy Admiral Vladimir Vysotsky was reported that the planned construction promising type of ocean-going ship with a destroyer nuclear power plant. February 17 this year, "Northern shipyard"Obtained a license, which shall entitle the build ships with nuclear reactors.
Fomichev said that indeed, plant received a certificate for the embodiment of such production and ready to perform promising new orders in accordance with state and applets weapons state defense order.
According to the CEO of the company, is now "North shipyard"Can work with nuclear power plants. He noted that plant will start small: a production capacity of mining equipment for nuclear power plants, pipelines and fittings.
Fomichev also noted that the "Northern Shipyard" has plans of future development, the production is in the process of modernization. According to the CEO, the company has been able to expand the width of the hangar bays (from 24.5 to 27.5 m), the maximum length is 180 m hangar is now even possible to start the construction of the cruiser, Fomichev added.
He recalled that in the years of Russian factory ship built two of the first rank in the year. According to the director of the plant, at this point, you can achieve the same rate of construction and the further conduct construction vessels for civilian customers.