June 22, 2012 at the Moscow Shipbuilding and ship repair facility at the launching of the water vessel "Ust-Sysolsk", serial number 504, which is a modification of a walking-tour boat project 23020 "Pilgrim."
Ship "Ust-Sysolsk" is a new generation of passenger ship and is intended as a ferry in Syktyvkar Vychegda the river, which during navigation only transportation artery connecting the settlements. Shallow draft vessel — 0.7 meters, can significantly extend the geography of passenger traffic at the expense of small rivers, channels and canals. Motor vessel has a high maneuverability thanks to the modern two-shaft propulsion plant.
For the first time on a ship of this generation installed security system: GLONASS (Global Navigation Satellite System is designed to determine the location, speed boat), and AIS (Automatic Identification System — information about the parameters of the ship, which is in the UHF band is transmitted automatically and continuously with special equipment).
The vessel is ideally suited for winter conditions: a closed deck has additional insulation, hull and superstructure are made of steel, reinforced ice belt in the forepeak allows operation even in melkobitom ice. Salon area of 82m2 ship is designed for 141 passengers. The ship has a cargo area that greatly improves passenger comfort.