PSZ "Yantar" in Kaliningrad has no plans to massively cut workers
Baltic shipyard (CCL) "amber" (enters into JSC "United shipbuilding Corporation" ) has resumed the construction of the patrol ships of the "Admiral" series of the project 11356 and no plans to massively cut workers, said to the correspondent a press-the Secretary of the enterprise Sergey Mihajlov.
yesterday in a number of regional media citing the report of the regional Ministry of Economics have any information that the cessation of construction of three of the six ordered by the Ministry of defence frigates enhances the probability of the cast to reduce more than 1,000 workers PSZ "amber" (the total number of employees currently stands at about 3. 3 thousand persons).
"finally, the continued construction of 4th, 5th and sixth patrol ships "Admiral series" was accepted by the customer - the Russian defense Ministry. Now resumed work on the formation of corps SCR "Admiral Butakov" and " Admiral Istomin ". Also continues production of hull sections for the TFR " Admiral Kornilov ", the Foundation of which is expected in the autumn ", - said Mikhailov.
Charts the construction of the second of three ships of the 11356 series will be adjusted to reflect the period when the works were stopped for some time by decision of the Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation in the spring of the current year. Power propulsion systems for frigates of project 11356 supplied Ukrainian enterprise " Zorya-mashproyekt ". In connection with the aggravation of Russian-Ukrainian relations official Kiev decided to freeze military cooperation with Russia, the Russian shipyard received the motors only for the first three vessels of the series.
The timing of the transfer to the customer the second of three patrol vessels will depend on the implementation of the commitments NPO "Saturn" (Rybinsk city) as defined by the Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation the head factory for the manufacture of main power plants for ships of this project. Start of delivery of gas-turbine engines on PSZ "amber" is planned for late 2017 - early 2018. The manufacture of gearboxes for gas turbine units will be engaged in the Saint-Petersburg enterprise " Star ".
The first 3 frigates of project 11356 are in high degree of readiness. Construction of the TFR "Admiral Grigorovich" and "Admiral Essen" in fact completed. The lead ship is on sea trials, 1st serial - executes the program of the mooring trials. Both will be delivered to the customer In the current year. Transfer of TFR "Admiral Makarov" will be held in 2016.
Baltic shipyard "amber" formed July 8, 1945 on the base of the Koenigsberg shipyard firm F. Schichau. Specializes in the construction of low - and medium-duty vehicles for military and civil purposes, as well as conducting ship repair works. Control packet of shares belongs to the state in the person of JSC " United shipbuilding Corporation ".