Azov Basin Branch of FSUE "Rosmorport" put into operation the second icebreaking tug-tug "Murom" (project TG04M), built for the enterprise at a shipyard JSC "Nizhny Novgorod ship." The press service of "Rosmorporta."
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Thus, in the management of the branch — two new tugboats, which are necessary for the safe navigation of vessels in the ports of Azov and Rostov-on-Don, the mode of navigation which is characterized by high intensity. Both tugs will be used to support the implementation of the towing vessel when the spreading room of the railway bridge in Rostov-on-Don.
During the winter navigation tugs "Dobrynia" and "Murom" will be involved in the delivery of representatives of state commissions and crew members on board the vessels lying at anchor, as well as pilots for pilotage.
Architectural and structural type of ship project TG04M — single-deck, twin-screw with bow shoulder of the middle deck, a mid-wheelhouse and engine room, with icebreaker stem.
Technical characteristics of the ship: overall length — 20,96 m, overall width — 6.6 m, displacement — 126.6 tons, draft — 1.8 m, capacity — 2h221 kW (600 hp).