On the 7th of August, 2018 a contract for construction of 2 cargo-passenger ships PV22 project was signed between «Nevsky Shipyard», LLC and «Sakhalinlizingflot», PJSC.
The cargo-passenger ship ARC 4 class by passenger-capacity 146 person for transportation between the Kurile Islands and Sakhalin. The hold capacity is 895 cbm (vs 208-215 cbm of the existing ships). The ship is able to carry 24 containers (including 8 refrigerated containers) and 6 passenger cars.
Project designer is Marine Engineering Bureau-Design-SPB.
Purpose - transportation of:
• general cargoes;
• containers (including refrigerated ones);
• private cars (on deck).
Class notation of PV22 design: КМ * Arc4 AUT1-ICS CONT (deck, cargo hold) DG (pack) Passenger ship by Russian Maritime Register of Shipping.
LOA – 75.00 m,
length between perpendiculars - 69.72 m,
BOA – 16.00 m,
depth – 6.70 m,
draught at the summer load waterline – 5.00 m,
main engine power - 2х1800 kW,
speed – 14.0 knots,
crew - 22/28.