"Igor Ilyin" is the best innovative solution of the year 2017 in the field of transport technology

Built by JSC “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 JSC “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 JSC “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.

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JSC “Okskaya Sudoverf” is a modern shipbuilding enterprise as part of VBTH division of international transport UCL Holding group. The main activity is shipbuilding: oil tankers and dry-cargo medium tonnage mixed vessels, container ships, special vessels, barges. In 2015 JSC “Okskaya Sudoverf” became the second largest shipbuilding enterprise in Russia in terms of volume of the total tonnage of ships to be built.

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.