The government selected a contractor for construction of nuclear icebreakers “Leader”

The government selected a contractor for construction of nuclear icebreakers “Leader”

31
0
SHARE

This work, as previously reported by RBC, will take the shipyard Rosneft’s far Eastern complex “Star”. In total there will be built three nuclear-powered icebreaker of the project

The layout of the nuclear icebreaker of the “Leader”

(Photo: iceberg.sp.ru)

The government finally determined by the construction of nuclear-powered icebreakers of the “Leader.” Them, as told the Vice-Prime Minister Yury Borisov will be the far Eastern shipyard “Zvezda”, reports TASS. The development of this enterprise in the consortium of “Rosneftegaz” and Gazprombank engaged “Rosneft”.

What this shipyard to build ice-breakers “Leader” in late July, it was reported a source “RIA Novosti”. RBC this information confirmed by a source close to one of the members of the working group which considered this question.

“The President has given his consent about the definition of “Stars” only by the construction of icebreakers, “Leader”, — said Borisov. Now in accordance with the instructions of the head of state, as noted by Deputy Prime Minister, will be prepared by the government.