Dredging in the port of Sabetta began with the opening of the summer season. A month of work — from early August to early September — special courts removed from the bottom of a total of more than 5 million cubic meters. meters of soil, which is half of the planned amount.
Dredging will continue until the end of the summer season. Only until October 15, will pick up and take out about 10 million cubic meters. meters of soil.
With the help of specialized vessels built four-kilometer approach channel to the port of Sabetta and waters berths. Dredging work is done milling dredgers, dredging pumps bilge and fought with shovels mounted on a pontoon in the harbor basin. Together with support vessels fleet of the Belgian company «Jan De Nul nv», cycled on port construction in the Ob Bay, has 17 ships.
Dredging works are carried out on the western shore of the Gulf of Ob in the Yamal region of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District of the Tyumen region, the project of building the Arctic port of Sabetta, designed for transporting liquefied natural gas (LNG) and provide year-round navigation along the Northern Sea Route.
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