Astrakhan Branch News

Astrakhan Branch takes part in a cross-departmental fire drill

On June 14, 2024, the FSUE “Rosmorport” Astrakhan Branch took part in a cross-departmental training fire tactical drill to eliminate a simulated fire organized by the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia for the Astrakhan Region, State Public Institution of the Astrakhan Region “Regional Rescue and Fire Service”, the Caspian Branch of Federal State Budgetary Institution “Marine Rescue Service” and State Budgetary Healthcare Institution of the Astrakhan Region “Center for Disaster Medicine and Emergency Medical Care”.

The Astrakhan Branch provided the Kapitan Bukayev icebreaker, moored at the operational berth in the seaport of Astrakhan, for the fire drill.

68 people and 10 units of specialized vehicles were engaged in the training.

According to the legend of the exercise, a fire was discovered in the control center of the vessel with 4 people being near the source of the fire. When a signal was received on phone number 112, duty vehicles of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia for the Astrakhan Region promptly arrived at the scene of the incident, where all services carried out conditional measures to extinguish the fire and rescue the crew members.

At the end of the drill, all assigned tasks were successfully completed. The services worked over the interaction when detecting a fire on board a vessel and coordination of actions to extinguish the fire and rescue people.