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Project Q-065

Project Q-065:
motor ships of the type "SERGEY ESENIN"

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Project facts. Mid-size passenger vessels, intended for cruises on rivers with the limited depth. The project included single, double and 4-bed cabins, equipped with personal WCs, "luxe" cabins, restaurant, bar, saloons, cinema, sauna. Air condition system was installed.

Serial building. Since 1984 till 1986 5 units were built. The ships were named after the well-known russian poets.

Designations. Project Q-065, type "Sergey Esenin".

Distribution. The ships were delivered to the shipping companies: Moscow, Lena, Ob-Irtysh (later also transferred to Lena Shipping Company). At present one ship is operated, as a rule, on cruise line between Moscow and Saint Petersburg (Volga-Balt waterway, Ladoga and Onega lakes); two ships are used on Lena cruise routes; two others are operated as floating hotels and party centers in Moscow.

Modernizations. Since 90's some ships are undergoing regular renovations to increase the comfort for the passengers.

Main data
Ship type cruise motor ship
River Register class O
Region of sail waterways of the class O;
rivers with the limited width
Place of built Korneuburg, Austria
Shipbuilding yard Osterreichische Schiffswerften AG Linz Korneuburg
(OSWAG)
Year of built and name of the first ship 1984, SERGEY ESENIN
Years of the serial building 1984 - 1986
Dimensions
Length b.p. / o.a., m 83,0 / 90,4
Breadth b.p. / o.a., m 13,5 / 15,0
Fixed point above baseline, m 12,6
Superstructure three decks
Passenger and cargo capacity
Passengers, pers. total 180
"luxe" cabins 4
single cabins 6
double cabins 82
4-bed cabins 88
Crew, pers. 55
Displacement and draught
Displacement with cargo, passengers and full storages, tons 1 345
Mean draught, m 1,63
Docking weight, tons 1 240
Main engines
Diesels 6VD18/15 AL-1
4-cycle turbo nonreversive
Number and power, kWatts (h.p.) 2 х 329 (447)
Speed (at deep waters), km/h 22,6

Reference data: Project Q-065 (in Russian only)

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