JSC «NC «Kazakhstan Engineering» launches fast patrol boat «Aybar»
Today «Ural Plant «Zenit» JSC, a subsidiary of «NC «Kazakhstan Engineering» JSC, launched fast patrol boat «Aybar» in Uralsk.
Fast patrol boat «Aybar» is the 22nd in a row and is made in accordance with the state defense order. The boat is designed to ensure the protection of state territorial waters of the state border and the continental shelf of the Republic of Kazakhstan; to patrol and suppress illegal shipping, smuggling, piracy and illegal fishing, interception and inspection of intruders.
The event was attended by Governor of West Kazakhstan region N. Nogayev, Majilis deputies, Deputy Director of the Border Service of the National Security Committee of Kazakhstan, management and staff of the Regional Directorate «Coast Guard» and the Regional Directorate «Batys», as well as veterans of the Armed Forces.
These event once again has confirmed far-sightedness of the President N. Nazarbayev who has supported the initiative of shipbuilding in the country and in particular in the plant.
«Ural Plant Zenit» JSC with the support of «Kazakhstan Engineering» JSC plans to modernize production within the investment project «Development of marine shipbuilding», which will allow to manufacture special ships and boats with dry weight of about 600 tons.