Smart Maritime Group (Kiev) and Kirgan Holding S.A. signed a contract for construction of two hulls of ship-towing tugs (T 2440 design) at the facilities of Kherson Shipyard (KhS).
The administration of Chernomorsky Shipbuilding Yard (Nikolaev, Smart-Holding) fully paid off its payroll debt for the previous periods to the shipyard's employees to the amount of UAH 9.8 million. The shareholder of Smart-Holding Vadim Novinsky made a critical decision to allocate the funds for full repayment of the company's payroll debt.
Chernomorsky Shipbuilding Yard (Smart-Holding, Nikolaev) shall supply the specialized equipment to Ilyich Iron and Steel Works in Mariupol (Metinvest Group) to be used in the sinter plant retrofit and upgrade project.
The RST27 design SVL Liberty tanker constructed by Kherson Shipyard (KhSY, Kherson) was included in the list of Significant Ships 2013, according to the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA).
Ochakov Port has constructed and commissioned the first stage of the U-Ochakov Port facility for transhipment and storage of grain crops in Kutsurub village (Ochakov district, Nikolaev region). The transhipment capacity of the terminal's first stage is 250,000 tonnes of grain a year, whereas the total design capacity amounts to 500,000 tonnes. The simultaneous storage capacity of the terminal's first stage is 20,000 tonnes.
Chernomorsky Shipbuilding Yard (ChSY, Nikolaev, Ukraine) has signed a protocol of intentions with the Far East company Preobrazhenskaya Base of Trawling Fleet (PBTF, Russian Federation) for the construction of a series of complete fishing vessels.