Ice-class tugboat “Nevskaya Zastava” (“Neva Outpost”) was designed and constructed in St. Petersburg. In spite of icebreaker functions it can eliminate oil spills, put out fires, tow boats and take part in rescue operations.
Technical features of the craft are low silhouette, lowering aerials and moving deck cabin which makes the icebraker have no need of draw bridges. Special engines design makes the craft turn around without moving forward or backward.
The crew consists of 5 people.
The craft is equipped with several surveillance cameras all the info from which is transmitted on a deck cabin monitor.