The shipbuilding plant Wadan Yards Okean (Nikolaev) intends to construct and transfer to one of the largest agricultural enterprises "Nibulon" (Nikolaev) 16 barges like "river - the sea" till January 26, 2010. About it it is spoken in Wadan Yards Okean message.
Delivery of the head vessel Wadan Yards Okean it intends to carry out till the August 15, the second, third and fourth vessel - till August 31.
The following four vessels will be transferred to "Nibulon" till October 13 and four more - till November 30 and the last four - till January 26, 2010.
Contracts on construction of these barges were signed between the companies on March 6, the protocol on the introduction of contracts in force - on April 2.
This contract includes a series from 16 vessels which are intended for transportation of grain, ore, bauxites, gravel, large-size freights, the wood and the forest products, the packaged freights, sand, potash fertilizers.
According to the representative "Nibulon", after completion of construction of these 16 barges and in case of successful cooperation with Wadan Yards Okean contracts on construction of 8 more barges can be signed.
According to "Nibulon's" message, on June 3 at Wadan Yards Okean plant the laying of the first four barges took place.
As it was reported, in 2009 the Nibulon company began implementation of the investment project on construction of 7 elevators with a general power about 300 thousand tons, construction of 24 barges with a deadweight of 108 thousand tons, construction and purchase of 14 sea and river tows, construction of river terminals.
The cost of this project makes 150 million dollars.
Wadan Yards Okean (till December, 2008 of Damen Shipyards Okean) is open joint stock company, specializes on production and repair of container carriers, tankers, tows, barges with the displacement up to 350 thousand tons.
"Nibulon" is the large producer and the exporter of agricultural production and the stevedoring company.