"Kherson Shipyard" launched the cargo vessel "LEDA", for the company "Vestra LTD", built using elements of the donor vessel, intended for transportation of general and bulk gruzov.V a result of construction of the project RSD58 vessel has received a bulbous tip with thick skin 20 mm and transom stern. Produced as a complete replacement of bottom shell along the entire length of the vessel, made of sills extensions of holds, the cargo area is divided by new corrugated transverse bulkheads into 4 hold.
Manufactured and installed a new Sliding hatch covers, lifting lids which is carried out by means of hydraulic cylinders, and moving — special winches mounted on the upper deck. To improve handling when passing narrow waters, locks and mooring the vessel is equipped bow thruster of the "screw in the pipe."
"Today, our factory is aimed at solving the most challenging tasks for the construction of new modern ships. We are actively working in this direction, and the availability of highly skilled professionals can carry out orders with impeccable quality," — said General Director of the plant Basil Fedin.
"We're not the first time the order is placed at the Kherson Shipyard. Pleased with the quality of work and look forward to further cooperation," — said the technical director of the company "Vestra LTD" Vladimir Kuzmenko.
Features cargo ship "LEDA" project RSD58
The vessel is 138.8 meters, width — 16.5 m, depth — 5.0 m Deadweight at draft 4.25 m is about 6200 tons deadweight in river draft of 3.60 m is about 4700 tons
Kherson Shipyard (Kherson Shipyard) was founded in 1951.
From 2005 to 2012. built and delivered to customers 4 reefer vessel, 6 vessels offshore drilling platforms — yakoreukladchikov, 3 railway ferry of complete multi-purpose dry cargo ship "ST. NICOLAS", 12 tankers and 11 river of complete multi-purpose dry cargo vessels of "Chelsea".
Currently in construction are 3 tanker project RST27, modernization — 4 vessels in ship repair — 14 vessels.
The volume of production and services for the year 2012 amounted to 414.9 mln., Which is more than two times higher than in 2011.
The average wage of production workers in December 2012 was 4,506 USD.