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In Primorye, began to build the third tanker "Aframaks"
At the Zvezda shipbuilding complex in Primorye, metal cutting was started for the third tanker in the series, Aframax, with 114 deadweight, in thousand tons. Its length will be 250 meters, width - 44 meters, deadweight - 114 thousand tons. The vessel provides a platform for the helicopter.
The vessel is built in the unit of the hull production at the high-tech gas-plasma machine. According to the press service of Zvezda, Rosnefteflot and State Transport Leasing Company have become customers of the tanker.
Aframax tankers will be the first ships of this type built in Russia. Launch the lead vessel, which was laid on 11 September 2018, during the visit of President Vladimir Putin, plan on 2020 year. All in all, the series of tankers includes 12 ships. They are intended for transportation of crude oil and petroleum products in an unlimited navigation area.