Building of tug-boat for "UGTRANS TERMINAL Co LIMITED" company in Kherson continues
Kherson shipyard (Nikolay Avdeev is a director) jointly with shipyard named for Komintern ASC "UKRRECHFLOT" (Grigoriy Vovchuk is a director) continues building of tug-boat "Bulbash" of TG03 prj. (building No. is of 003) for "UGTRANS TERMINAL Co LIMITED" shipping company (Aleksandr Annenkov is a director).
Vessel's keel was laid down on September, 26, 2007 in Kherson.
Project TG03 is designed by the Marine Engineering Bureau (MEB).
Tug-boat is a steel, single-deck, double-screw motorship with upper deck shoulder, with upper deck superstructure and ER located in the middle.
Tug-boat is assigned for canting works in the ports and transport towing within roadstead.
The project was designed for Russian Maritime Register of shipping (RS) class KM Ice2 R3 (Tug).
Overall length is of 19.80 m, overall breadth is of 7.50 m, loadline breadth is of 7.40 m, depth is of 3.70 m, depth in the region of upper deck shoulder is of 4.40 m.
Towing hook (3T type) with shock-absorbers and bump-extinguishers is foreseen as a towing gear. Towing hook is anchored to the dowel (pulling pressure is of 160 kN) that is mounted to the ER cape. It can be released automatically or manually.
Two fast-speed diesels produced by VOLVO PENTA (D16 MH HE) (main engine) are of 442 kWt each. Heavy fuel stores are placed in deep-tanks in area of the ER fore bulkhead.
Speed with loadline draught of 3.0 m and 90% MDC is of 10 kn.
Two diesel generators with capacity 62 kWt each (located in the ER) are used as auxiliary power plant.
Movement and manoeuvrability of the vessel is provided by two variable-pitch propeller in welded turning nozzles with based in stern frame heel (with removable stabilizers). Screw propeller are cast, steel, with 4 blades, with diameter of 1.7 m.
Sea sailing autonomy is of 6 day.
Crew consists of 3 persons.
Designed vessel hull's life term is of 24 years.
Tug-boat will be operated in the port of Krym and will serve rail crossroad where other vessels of "UGTRANS TERMINAL Co LIMITED" are operated (25 wagons ferry of 002CNF01 prj. - "Petrovsk" and "Annenkov").