Baku Shipyard

Ship building

Car Railway Passenger Ferry

On the 26  October 2016, Baku, Azerbaijan – Baku Shipyard LLC (Baku Shipyard) secured a contract from “Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping” CJSC, build a two Car Railway Passenger Ferry:.

On the 16 March 2017 at Baku Shipyard LLC was held the strike steel ceremony of the two new unique Ro-Pax (roll-on/roll-off passenger) ferries, being built for Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company CJSC.

The construction of ships is planned to be completed by the end of 2018.

Transportation of railways trains (T-1 gauge) Russian standard with gauge of railway 1520 mm, including dangerous cargoes, cargo vehicles, passengers in number of 2 persons for each road train, with the stern cargo handling operations. The vessel intended for transportation of dangerous goods on the open upper deck according to International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG Code). There are places for accommodation and transportations

100 persons of passengers. Transportation of passengers simultaneously with transportation of dangerous cargoes according requirements of dangerous cargoes carriage by sea. The vessel also intended for short international voyages.

Principal dimension:
Length overall, LOA                                               154.50 m
Length between Perpendiculars, LBP               148.00 m
Breadth Moulded                                                     17.50 m
Depth Moulded                                                          7.50 m
Draft SLWL                                                                4.50 m
Maximum power of ME                                2×2600 kWt
Vessel speed                                                             14 knots
Length of rails                                                            680 m
Crew and the service staff                                        30 pax
Passengers                                                                  100 pax
Tank-wagons of T-1                                                   56 pcs
Gondola wagon of T-1                                                46 pcs
Freight cars of T-1                                                       44 pcs
Truck with a semitrailer                                             50 pcs
КМ  R2 AUT1-ICS OMBO ECO HELIDECK Ro-ro passenger ship