Gazflot to Put Dunai AHTS Vessel Into Service

Today, in the Novorossiysk Seaport, Gazflot, a Gazprom subsidiary, has taken over from Gaztechleasing the Dunai anchor handling tug/supply (AHTS) vessel to be operated on a leasehold basis.

Attending the vessel handover ceremony were Yaroslav Golko, First Deputy Head of Gazprom’s Investment & Construction Department, Vladimir Vovk, Head of Gazprom’s Technique and Technology for Offshore Fields Development Division, Alexander Mandel, Gazflot’s Director General and Anatoly Titiyevsky, Gaztechleasing’s Director General.

Gaztechleasing upgraded Dunai at a Novorossiysk shipyard self- and third party funded. The vessel will shortly sail to the Yamburg port and will be used for the implementation of Gazprom’s program embracing the Ob Bay gas fields development, including cargo deliveries, jack up drilling rigs towage and search-and-rescue services.