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Conversion of vessels type “Dmitriy Pozharskiy”

In 2003-2007 Murmansk Shipping Company carried out a programme of the conversion of 7 vessels type “Dmitriy Pozharskiy” including:

  Installation of an additional hold

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 Improvement of propeller and rudder

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 Hull renewal 

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As a result of the conversion the following characteristics were improved:

  • economical,

  • navigational,

  • maneuvering.

As after conversion Russian Maritime Register of Shipping issued a certificate of conformity with the requirements of hull structure renovation procedure for 2 SS level, the bulk carriers received approvals of the major European charterers and cargo owners / receivers.