"The floating dock of the 22570" Sviyaga "project was tested and added to the Russian Navy. Permanent home - Severodvinsk »- said Karpov.
He recalled that "the dock was laid at the Gorky Shipyard in November 2012 of the year and was launched a year later." At the beginning of autumn the 2015-th vessel was sent for testing in Severodvinsk.
According to Karpov, "similar vessels have not been built in Russia during the last 12 years." He noted that "in addition to the dock inspection and repair of ships, the Sviyaga can transport ships on inland waterways."
Load capacity of the new vessel - 3.3 thousand tons.