GP "The Delta — the Pilot" intends to buy three new pilot boats.
As the director of the enterprise Alexander Golodnitsky told to journalists 18-го November, the auction was declared earlier, proposals of participants are already opened and now there is their assessment. It is planned to define the winner next week. Part in the auction was taken by two enterprises - Primorets plant (Feodosiya) and shipbuilding plant "Liman" (Nikolaev). Expected total cost of three boats (the price declared in tender documentation) - about 40 million UAH. Delivery time of boats which will be built by the winner of the auction, - till July, 2011
As A.Golodnitsky noted, "the Delta - the Pilot" intends to take gradually out of service and to write off old fleet - watercrafts of 20-27 years. Write-off will be carried out in process of receipt of new watercrafts.
According to him, now the fleet of the company consists of 20 pilot boats of which 6 boats are constructed in 2001-2006 by request "the Delta - the Pilot".