Azovo-Chernomorsky Basin Branch News

The Bora Multi-Purpose Boat Is Put Into Operation

The FSUE "Rosmorport" Azovo-Chernomorsky Basin Branch has put into operation the Bora MPB 14 boat constructed at the Moscow Shipyard by order of the enterprise.

This multi-purpose boat will be used by the FSUE "Rosmorport" Azovo-Chernomorsky Basin Branch for:
- delivery of crew members and state committees representatives to vessels laying off in Novorossiysk Seaport;
- transportation of pilots to/from vessels, and also provision of pilotage assistance to vessels heading to Novorossiysk Seaport;
- quick and efficient inspection of navigational ways at the approaches to Novorossiysk Seaport;
- transportation of cargo weighing not more than 500 kilos,
and as a crew boat for other purposes.

For information:

Bora is an MPB14 boat named after a strong north-easterly wind, which is common weather in Novorossiysk Seaport.

Main technical specifications of the vessel: 
Vessel rank – КМ*[1]HSC;
Max length – 13.98 meters;
Max width – 4.32 meters;
Tonnage – 15 tons;
Draught – 1.24 meters;
Speed – 22 knots;
Power – 484 kW.
Crew – 2 people;
Passenger capacity – 6 people.