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The decision of the Ministry of Defense on RTOs of the Karakurt project put Vostochnaya Verf in a difficult position

The decision of the Ministry of Defense on the RTO of the project «Karakuri» put «Eastern shipyard» into a difficult position
It is reported about a forced measure on the introduction of a four-day working week at the "Vostochnaya Verf" enterprise. This measure was taken in connection with the intention of the main defense department to terminate the contract for the construction of two RTOs (small missile ships) project 22800 "Karakuri".

By taking into account the fact, that initially the contract accounted for half of all orders of Vostochnaya Verf for the next five years, Defense Department decision, naturally, could not but affect the working process of the enterprise.

The press service of Vostochnaya Verf informs, what if not to introduce a four-day period, then the management would have to make significant reductions. So, called the number in 500 employees, who could lose their jobs in connection with the termination of the contract for "Karakurt".

It is noted, that days "dropped" from the work schedule, Unfortunately, can't help but affect the salary. It will decrease.

In addition, the negative adds something, that the refusal of the contract for the aforementioned RTOs from the Ministry of Defense will also affect the modernization of the enterprise. As noted in the release of Vostochnaya Verf, in fact, modernization processes will have to be suspended.

For reference: Vostochnaya Verf has been operating since 1952 of the year, building warships, supply vessels and berths. The customers of the enterprise are the RF Ministry of Defense and the RF FSB. Over the years, more than 500 ships and vessels of various classes. Notably, that 2020 of the year Vostochnaya Verf remained the only defense industry enterprise in the Far East - a resident of the Free Port of Vladivostok.

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