Far East Plant “Zvezda” launched the boat “Lotos”, which will transport liquid radioactive waste around the factory for repair of warships. This was reported by the press service of the Far Eastern center of shipbuilding and ship repair on Thursday March 19.
“The factory “Zvezda” officially launched the ship “Lotos”. It is intended for receiving, storing and dispensing of liquid radioactive waste into the waters of the mooring line within the plant,” a spokesman said. “Without the ships of this class it is not possible to carry out a full repair of warships. Also, with the launch of “Lotos” active operation of “Pallada” ship, which completed overhaul, begins,” the source quoted the General Director of the plant Yuri Fil’chenko.