At the Ural diesel-motor company " (UDS) realized fair criticism of the commander of the Navy Admiral Viktor Chirkova about the quality of the ship's engines.
However, more authorized enterprise did not speak, noting, because it is a " long story ", reports FlotProm." Of course, quality is lame all of the motorman. Commander of right, to deny no one can that the quality should be lifted, " the Commissioner of UDS.
July 2, Chirkov has made the initiative to do when the Marine Board under the RF government Commission that would be able to answer, why in the Russian Federation by the volume of financing to date No qualitative power plants for the Navy, RIA " Novosti ". Chirkov said that the country orders for research and development spending at the same time the money the Navy, the marine guards, fishermen." So the list is long, shorter than — from Gazprom to private organizations, " - said the Commander in chief. However, according to his statement, there is a strange situation in the Russian naval engineering." We spend money and invest in the same. But in the end I have nothing " - drew the attention of the teals. Chirkov said that in Russia only 3 companies that produce marine propulsion: Kolomna diesel, Ural diesel, " which makes So that in two months the lids on these plants sea water corrodes ". In addition, there is the " Star ", said Commander-in-chief that the vehicle has demonstrated its engine design, But made in Austria." And where in Russia to take the metal from which will make this engine? We have in Russia is able to make such a body and such details? No, " said the Commander in chief. July 1, the Ministry has promised the replacement of the Ukrainian ship's engines by 2017. On may 29, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said after the suspension of the supply of aggregates from Ukraine the construction of a number of ships had to stop for a while. He said that work on import substitution in this area is expected to finish by 2018. May 20, stated that the Russian Federation has prepared a lawsuit against Ukraine for violation of deliveries of engines for frigates. Power plant for six frigates of project 11356, built on the " Amber ", supplied the Ukrainian enterprise " Zorya-Mashproekt ". Russian shipyard received the motors only for the first three ships of this series before Kiev decided to freeze military cooperation with Russia.