Passenger vessel will serve the seafarer after repairs


“MPK-460” passenger vessel owned to Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company has been docked at “Bibiheybet” Shipyard. The steering propeller of the vessel has been disassembled, flywheels balanced, anchors and chains painted and gathered. Currently, the vessel’s skull is being cleaned from rust. By the completion of the works, all of its underwater part (34 m long and 7 meters wide) will be painted.

The vessel passenger with capacity of 66 passengers and with a speed of 11-12 knots operated in the Caspian Sea Oil Fleet. The vessel carrying out transportation of seafarers and cargoes to “Oil Rocks” (“Neft Dashilari”) and platforms is good at manoeuvrability, which allows it to be effectively controlled between flyovers.