Astrakhan "Marine Shipyard — 2" (IGC-2) completed the program in 2012 for construction of the fishing fleet customers for Kazakhstan, the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Economic and International Relations of the Astrakhan region.
"In early October, the plant was completed sea trials and debugging of technical equipment to transport refrigerated vessel of the" Columns "and propelled floating bunkering station. Representatives of the client company from the border of Atyrau region attended the sea trials and were satisfied with the result.These boats have already received the Shipping Register of the Republic of Kazakhstan. In the near future the data transport fleet facilities in Atyrau, "- said in a statement.
The plant expects that in the long term portfolio WIP-2 can be extended with new Kazakh orders. "Adopted in the neighboring state program for the development of fisheries in the Ural-Caspian basin to 2015 envisages the construction of at least two major projects for fisheries: the floating base for fishermen and another vessel of the" Columns ". This promises Astrakhan shipbuilders solid scope of work ", — the report says.