Vessel "Beriks" repair at ship-repair plant "Ukraine" of GP "Odessa Sea Trade Port" will take approximately 20 days.
About it to the correspondent of the UNIAN phoned in a press - port service with reference to the first deputy chief of port Yury VASKOV.
According to port, 20 days are an approximate term as diagnostics of defects of a vessel yet didn't come to the end.
In port also noted that meat is on a vessel in the frozen state, the smell and threat from this production isn't present. "After repair the management of Mintranssvyaz guarantees that it will leave borders of Ukraine", - noted in port.
As reported the UNIAN, the vessel "Beriks" with the spoiled meat which since the end of November, 2008 drifts at coast of Ukraine, it will be repaired in the Odessa sea trade port where it arrived in the evening on Friday, July 31.
The vessel was moored after the corresponding permission from public health services, the crew could leave a vessel after 8 - monthly stay on it. Thus freight remains on a vessel.
We will remind, in pursuance of an assignment of June 1 of this year the first vice-a premiere of Ukraine of Oleksandr Turchynov State frontier service, Gostamozhsluzhba, Goskomvetmeditsina and SBU were obliged not to allow vessel "Beriks" passings on the territory of Ukraine.
Nevertheless, the vessel tried to anchor in ports Nikolaev, Kerch, Ilyichevsk. The Youzhny port was the last in front of Odessa, thus in July the captain "Beriksa" already in a categorical form demanded to remove from a vessel of four crew members (onboard there were 12 people of crew - citizens of Ukraine).
At the beginning of July the vessel "Beriks" was examined by inspection of the state port supervision of sea trade port "Youzhny", by results of examination the vessel is recognized unsuitable for swimming and such which can be delivered to a repair venue only by means of a tow.
As reported the UNIAN, on November 22 in 2008 the vessel "Beriks" left Poti port appointment to Mersin port (Turkey). At the end of December on a vessel the accident condition is declared, the vessel was repaired by one of the enterprises of Nikolaev. In February the vessel left Nikolaev in the direction of Turkey, however became on an emergency stop in Ilyichevsk. In March of this year.The state committee of veterinary medicine it is offered to return vessel "Beriks" freight to the sender or to hold meeting of the extraordinary antiepizootic commission on questions of utilization of freight at the specialized enterprises of Ukraine at a consent of the owner. According to one data, meat was spoiled on the way as refrigerators broke, according to other data - the term of suitability frozen expired meat several years ago. For such freight the ports of Ukraine are closed. All this time of "Beriks" I drifted at the Ukrainian coast.