The third serial frigate of project 22350 "Admiral Isakov" received a power plant
The third serial frigate of project 22350 "Admiral fleet Soviet Union Isakov "received a power plant. According to the press service of Severnaya Verf", turbines and a gearbox of the DGTA M55R diesel-gas turbine unit were installed on the ship.
As stated in a press release from Severnaya Verf, received by Voennoye Obozreniye, both port and starboard turbines are loaded onto the frigate along with gearboxes. The next operation will be the alignment of gearboxes, main diesel engines and turbines, after which the shipbuilders will take over the shafting. For all of the above work, six months are allotted.
As previously reported, the second diesel-gas turbine unit М55Р for the frigate "Admiral Isakov" was delivered to the shipyard "Severnaya Verf" in early August this year, the first in July. The first delivery of DGTA-M55R within the framework of import substitution of Ukrainian power plants was carried out in November last year. Then Severnaya Verf received a kit for the frigate Admiral Golovko.
At the end of June this year, Severnaya Verf signed a contract for the supply of four diesel-gas turbine M55R units for the frigates Admiral Yumashev and Admiral Spiridonov under construction. Thus, taking into account the new contract, Russian power plants DGTA-M55R will be equipped with six frigates: Admiral Golovko, Admiral Isakov, Admiral Amelko, Admiral Chichagov, Admiral Yumashev and Admiral Spiridonov. The lead and first serial frigates "Admiral Gorshkov" and "Admiral Kasatonov" received Ukrainian units produced by "Zorya" - "Mashproekt".
In addition to the M55FR gas turbine engine with a maximum power of 90 horsepower, the DGTA-M27R includes a 500D10 diesel engine with a power of 49 horsepower, a PO5200R gearbox and control systems.
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