Towage Services

     FSUE “Rosmorport” provides towage services in 21 seaports of the Russian Federation involving:
     - mooring, tugging or other maneuvering vessels in seaports waters;
     - sea towage of ships and other watercrafts.
 
     Towage services involving mooring, tugging or other maneuvering vessels in seaports waters are provided by the following branches of FSUE “Rosmorport”:
     - Azovo-Chernomorsky Basin Branch (seaports of Eysk, Gelendzhik, Kavkaz, Novorossiysk, and Temryuk);
     - Azov Basin Branch (seaports of Azov, Rostov-on-Don and Taganrog);
     - Anadyr Branch (seaports of Egvekinot and Provideniya);
     - Arkhangelsk Branch (seaports of Arkhangelsk);
     - Astrakhan Branch (seaport of Astrakhan);
     - Far Eastern Basin Branch (seaports of Olga, Posyet, Vladivostok and Vostochny);  
     - Petropavlovsk Branch (seaport of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky);
     - Sakhalin Branch (seaports of Korsakov and Shakhtersk);

     - Vanino Branch (seaport of Vanino).

     Sea towage services are provided by the following branches of FSUE “Rosmorport”:
     - Azovo-Chernomorsky Basin Branch;
     - Azov Basin Branch;
     - Arkhangelsk Branch.

     FSUE “Rosmorport” guarantees quality of its towage services by engaging 50 tugboats (icebreakers, seagoing and harbour tugboats) with capacities of 220 – 21 000 kW, as well as high qualified crew and technical experts.
     All enterprise tugs are certified in appropriate way to perform relevant operations on towage.
     FSUE “Rosmorport” carries out towage services under the license on towage performance with sea transport dated 27.03.2013 series МТ-3 No. 000672, issued by Rostransnadzor, in accordance with the Merchant Shipping Code of the Russian Federation, General Regulations for navigation and mooring in the seaports of the Russian Federation and on approaches to them adopted by Mintrans of Russia order No. 140 dated 20.08.2009, Compulsory Regulations in the Russian Federation seaports adopted by Mintrans of Russia orders in regard to each seaport.
 

     Number of towage operations provided by FSUE “Rosmorport” involving mooring, tugging or other maneuvering vessels in seaports of the Russian Federation
 
Year Number of towage operations
2012 14,984
2013 16,272
2014 18,707
2015 20,750

Number of sea towage operations provided by FSUE “Rosmorport”
 
Year Number of sea towage operations 
2012 1
2013 33
2014 20
2015 38

     More details on procedures of towage services provision by the enterprise branches in corresponding seaports is available in the sections of FSUE “Rosmorport” website dedicated to their description.