Multipurpose dry-cargo ship of about 5400 t DWT. Project 00101 of Rusich type


KM LU2 [1] I A1 of Russian Maritime Register of Shipping


Carriage of general cargoes; bulk cargoes (incl. grain and ore); mineral fertilizers in bulk and in bags; metal (in bundles and rolls up to 35 t); paper (in rolls); timber (palletized, including round timber); packaged vegetables and fruits (within permitted limits for transportation in non-refrigerated holds); 20’ and 40’ ISO containers (incl. refrigerated ones) etc.


Single-deck twin-screw ship with a forecastle and a poop, with double bottom and double sides, with three cargo holds, with a superstructure and an engine room arranged aft.


  • Cargo holds, m3                                                      8090
  • Dimensions of cargo holds, m                   26.98 x12.6
  • Quantity of carried containers (TEU):
    • total (including 20 refrigerated ones), pcs.     267
    • in the hold, pcs.                                                   180


  • Bow thruster, kW                                                     160
  • Anchor/mooring winch, pcs. x kN                       3x50
  • Motor lifeboat, pcs. x pers.                                   1x12
  • Motor rescue boat, pcs. x pers.                             1x6
  • Liferaft, pcs. x pers.:
    • throw-overboard                                      1x6, 1x12
    • davit-launched                                                 1x12


"Krasnoye Sormovo" Shipyard, Nizhny Novgorod; "Oka" Shipyard, Navashino, Nizhny Novgorod Region; Zelenodolsk Plant named after A.M. Gorky; Saigon Shipbuilding Industry, Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) 

13 ships were built in 2003-2012.

Main Features

  • Length overall, m 128.2
  • Length between perpendiculars, m 122.8
  • Breadth overall, m 16.74
  • Breadth moulded, m 16.50
  • Depth, m 6.10
  • Height from BL up to top of fixed parts, m 17.54
  • Draft, m:
  • river 3.60/3.75
  • sea 4,338
  • Cargo-carrying capacity, t:
  • river 3745/4025
  • sea 5205
  • Deadweight, t:
  • river 3855/4135
  • sea 5460
  • Speed, knots 11
  • Endurance, days 20
  • Crew, pers./berths, including pilot 10/12

Power plant

  • Main engine, pcs. x kW 2x1140
  • Diesel generator, pcs. x kW 3x160
  • Emergency diesel generator, pcs. x kW 1x90
  • Auxiliary hot water boiler, capacity, kW ab. 230

Chief Designer

A.S. Rechitsky, Yu.B. Vorontsov