Commercial products / Icebreakers and special-purpose vessels

Diesel-electric icebreaker project 21900M

Power - 16 MW

Work as a line icebreaker providing high maneuverability and icebreaking capability (it can move steadily in the ice up to 1.5 m thick).

- Towing of vessels and other floating platforms in the ice conditions and open water;

- Assisting vessels in distress and rescue operations in ice conditions and open water;  

- Delivery of necessary equipment and participation in oil spill response operations using its on-board equipment;  

- Provision of underwater technical works using equipment and specialized systems installed on board the vessel in the drilling rig and oil platform areas, seabed studies, search and rescue operations;  

- Fire-fighting on vessels, drilling and oil platforms;  

- Implementation of some other special operations at sea.


Vessel class

KM✪Icebreaker 6 [2] AUT1-ICS FF2WS EPP ECO BWM HELIDECK Special purpose ship


Length overall 119.4 m
Beam overall 27.5 m
Minimum draft 8.5 m
Delivered power 17.4 MW
Icebreaking capability (steady movement in a continuous ice field) ice 1.5 m thick
Speed (open water) 17 knots
Tidal energy: The area for future cooperation between Sevmash and India

Representatives of Sevmash (part of USC) took part in the Russian-Indian Business Forum in New Delhi to exchange best practices in shipbuilding.

08 August 2019
Severnaya Verf Launches Third Fishing Trawler

Severnaya Verf Shipyard (part of USC) has laid down the Project 170701 fishing trawler Captain Ostashkov, which will be built for Karelian Seafood JSC (part of the NOREBO Group). The vessel will be handed over to the customer in 2021.

07 July 2019