Built by Okskaya Sudoverf (part of UCL Holding), the catamaran "Igor Ilyin" is a laureate of the prestigious professional award Formula of Motion 2017.
December 7, 2017 in the framework of the exhibition and conference "Transport Week 2017" solemn ceremony of presenting the National Award for achievements in the field of transport and transport infrastructure "Formula of the movement" was held. According to the decision of the expert jury, the unique multifunctional marine vessel-catamaran of the SDS18 project "Igor Ilyin", built by the Okskaya Sudoverf for the Marine Rescue Coordination Service of Rosmorrechflot, was recognized as the winner in the nomination "The Best Innovative Solution in the Sphere of Transport Technology".
At the ceremony of awarding the honorary award, the director of the Okskaya Sudoverf Vladimir Kulikov and the head of the Marine Rescue Coordination Service of Rosmorrechflot Andrey Khaustov attended.
"The ship-catamaran Igor Ilyin" is really a unique achievement in the field of marine technology. This is a real breakthrough, not only at the domestic, but also at the international level, "Mikhail Blinkin, director of the Transport Economics and Transport Policy Institute at the Higher School of Economics, commented on the deserved victory.
Okskaya Sudoverf is a modern shipbuilding enterprise as part of the VBTH division of the international transport group UCL Holding. The main activities of the enterprise are shipbuilding: oil-loading and dry-cargo medium-tonnage mixed vessels, container ships, special vessels, barges. In 2015, the Oka Shipyard became the second largest shipbuilding enterprise in Russia in terms of the total tonnage of constructed ships.
UCL Holding is an international transport group consolidating a number of Russian shipping, shipbuilding, railway, stevedoring, and logistics companies. UCL Holding also includes the North-Western and Volga Shipping Companies, the company "VF. Tanker, shipbuilding and logistics assets.