Magadan Branch News

Magadan Branch takes part in solemn ceremony dedicated to the first call of ice class container carrier in seaport of Magadan

A solemn ceremony dedicated to the arrival of the new container carrier “FESKO Magadan” in the seaport of Magadan was held on September 10, 2019. The carrier operates on the Vladivostok-Magadan container line.

The vessel’s pilotage was performed by pilots of the FSUE “Rosmorport” Magadan Branch. The container carrier moored at Berth No 4, which has been recently put into operation in the seaport of Magadan upon the successful completion of its reconstruction.

The event involved First Deputy Chairman of Magadan Region Government Yuri Bodyayev, Mayor Yuri Grishan, Minister of Road Industry and Transport Alexei Shugantsev, FSUE “Rosmorport” Deputy Chief Operating Officer Ulyan Bondar, as well as representatives of maritime and port organizations.

The FESKO Magadan container carrier is of 137.5 meters in length, 21.3 meters in breadth and carries up to 822 containers aboard. This is the vessel of Arc4 (L1) ice class that allows it to independently move beyond the ice with the thickness of 0.6 meters.

The new container carrier will call at the seaport of Magadan every two weeks.