In 2005 the engineering survey department of GT Morstroy ZAO underwent its final foundation meeting the following conditions:

  • fully equipped engineering technical, diving, survey, geophysical and land survey parties;
  • all necessary certification and licenses including permissions for marine geodetic, satellite and mapping works as well as the License for Operations with State Secret Information;
  • self-made procedures according to all applicable regulatory documents and QC company standards;
  • high-quality office data processing;
  • procurement of additional equipment and supplies to widen the range of services and improve their quality.

The department commenced performing hydrographic works for third-party Clients including works to ensure safe navigation.

Three company employees were accredited as Surveyors of the RF Ministry of Transport.

Dredging of the navigation and approach channels in the maneuvering and operational waters of the RPK-Vysotsk LUKOIL-II terminal in Vysotsk allowed our Client to perform the first mooring operation of a VLCC (DWT more than 100 000T).

Our team consisted of 11 members.

In 2005 we completed 42 projects in the ports of St. Petersburg, Novorossiysk, Severodvinsk, Arkhangelsk, Saratov, Murmansk, Taganrog, Lomonosov, Kronstadt, Vysotsk, Vyborg, Ust-Luga.

At the end of 2005 the department became an independent company Fertoing Ltd. within the GT Morstroy Group of Companies.