The team chose the names for the two ships for Yenisei

Inhabitants of Krasnoyarsk region have chosen the names of the Krasnoyarsk founder Andrey Dubensky and writer Victor Astafiev for the names of two cruise ships that will be built in the near future, said in his account Instagram, the Governor of the region Alexander USS.

"Andrey Dubenskiy and Viktor Astaf'ev – such names will be of the new flagship of the river fleet of the Yenisei river. More than 3 thousand people voted for names for ships that will ply the route Krasnoyarsk - Dudinka - Krasnoyarsk", - stated in the message.

The report also stated that the construction of the vessels will take place "very soon" at the Sredne-Nevsky shipyard and ships themselves will arrive in Krasnoyarsk in 2023.

Earlier it was reported that the Sredne-Nevsky shipyard plans to establish the first passenger ship A45-90.2 in July 2020. Work is performed under a contract previously concluded between JSC "SNSZ" and JSC "State transport leasing company" for the construction of two passenger vessels of class "river-sea". Built SNSZ court will operate on the route Krasnoyarsk - Dudinka - Krasnoyarsk on the Yenisei river.

Ship project A45-90.2 is a monohull vessel with three passenger decks and a sun deck. The court of this project, intended for the carriage of 245 passengers in comfortable cabins on the route with a length of up to 5 thousand kilometers. On Board the vessel will be located a restaurant, a bar, a fitness centre with two saunas, a business office and storage. To accommodate passengers on three decks of the ship provides quadruple cabins class III, transformable two or four-seater cabins II-class cabins of the first class and luxury, as well as a cabin for passengers with disabilities.

In this case the court will be able to carry passengers to and from shore on Board the vessel in the conditions of unequipped berth. This project provides for the placement on the ship speedboats.

The length of the passenger vessel will be 99 meters, width of 14.9 meters, a crew of 41 people, endurance – 15 days, the rate is 12.4 site. Under the terms of the contract, the court must be delivered to the customer in 2023 and 2024.