Ltd. "PetergofEkspress" (a group of companies "Astramarin", St. Petersburg) successfully conducted sea trials of the first production passenger ship of a series of vessels under construction at the facilities of OOO "Ladoga transport factory" (Shlissel'burg, Leningrad region).
GC "Astramarin" at the end of 2011 a contract for the construction of three such vessels to use them in St. Petersburg.
The project of new ships for the Russian River Register (RRR) is developed by "Special". The new ship will replace the popular St. Petersburg pleasure boats of the "Fontanka", thus it will fully meet all the requirements for the safe transport of passengers as the rivers and canals of St. Petersburg and the Neva River.
New comfortable passenger ship, with a capacity of about 100 people, has a lounge, sliding transparent roof. The ship's length — 21.5 m, width — 5,6 m, draft — 0.7 m
"It is in this frame, all three will go on excursion ship water route" City Tour "as part of a pilot project supported by the Government of St. Peteburga", — said director general of the group of companies "Astramarin" Andrey Kuznetsov.