November 2018 - present
"Marine Merchant Fleet" CJSC
mechanisms and systems, repair, replacement, modernization and installation of devices;
In the summer of 2018, IE “Beyik Yupek Yoly” signed an investment agreement by attracting foreign capital with the "Marine Merchant Fleet" CJSC for the overhaul of the vessel “Balkan”. The ship was raised to dry dock at the end of November in the territory of the shipbuilding and ship-repair plant “Balkan”. Intensive work has been implemented during 6 months, including the mobilization of foreign specialists, the supply and installation of the latest radio navigation equipment.
Large amount of work was carried out on the dock part, including: disassembling / repair / mounting the maneuvering device “Jastram” and steering wheel “Heinz Hinze”, sealing the propeller shaft “Simplex”, as well as body works, welding, painting and etc. Works in the engine room with the main and auxiliary engines come to an end. Specialists are now developing a project on expanding the autonomy of navigation of the vessel “Balkan” in order to increase the duration of the vessel’s operation without the need of calling it at ports. IE “Beyik Yupek Yoly” is considered as the affreighter of this vessel for the next three years.