News from 05/08/2009 (You Saint Petersburg - the Participant of System MMTS - welcomes " Fund of Information Technologies ")
The Tallinn port is interested in cooperation with Saint Petersburg
The delegation of the Tallinn port has visited on Thursday, May, 7, new sea passenger port of Saint Petersburg for круизных courts " Sea facade ". As representatives of delegation of the Tallinn port have informed ИА REGNUM to News, speech at a meeting went about the organization of a ferry between Таллином and Saint Petersburg. Except for that the Tallinn delegation has left with the initiative of the organization of a new route of the cargo message between Таллином and Saint Petersburg.
As informed ИА REGNUM News, sea passenger port " Sea facade " - unique port in Russia, specializing on reception круизных and ferry courts earlier. It(he) is capable to accept the most modern sea liners, length up to 311 m., осадкой - up to 9 m and пассажировместимостью more than 3000 person. Sea passenger the port borrows(occupies) 33 га specially намытой for his(its) accommodation of territory on Vasil'evskom island in Saint Petersburg. After the full termination(ending) of construction the port complex which will carry over Saint Petersburg, will include: 4 passenger stations, the general(common) throughput of 12 thousand passengers in day or 1,2 million passengers per one year; 7 moorings of 2 108 m, two of them are intended by the general(common) extent both for mooring круизных courts, and for reception of ferries. Let's remind also, that on " the Sea facade " the navigating season began from 2009 May, 4 when liner Norwegian Jewel (company Norwegian Cruise Line) has made the first судозаход in port.
//* A source of the information: ИА Regnum, 08.05.09