OJSC "MMC" Norilsk Nickel "(hereinafter -" Norilsk Nickel "or the Company) announces that today, at the JSC" Krasnoyarsk shipyard "commissioned by the Company started the construction of the ship — bunker oil fuel capacity of 1,100 tons.
Ship is being built in the port fleet renewal program Polar Transportation Division of MMC "Norilsk Nickel". Construction bunker at JSC "Krasnoyarsk shipyard" maximizes the use of production capacity of enterprises MMC "Norilsk Nickel".
Apart from the construction of ships of "Krasnoyarsk shipyard" developed in the 2010 production of specialized containers for the Company, which is expected to continue in 2011.
Updater port fleet Polar Transport Division also provides for the construction of tugs: sea — at JSC "Leningrad Shipyard" Pella "and the river — on the" Plant "Nizhny Novgorod ship." Construction of tugs will begin this year.
The program MMC "Norilsk Nickel" to update the port fleet Polar Transport Division at the enterprises of the domestic industry is the rate of the Russian Government on the use of Russian shipbuilding facilities.