Rus News Journal

The state transport management of Sweden has rejected one more steam

On Monday evening, on January, 23rd, the State transport management of Sweden has not allowed ferry Stena Feronia to leave a mooring of Karlskruny (southern flax of Blekinge). About 80 passengers could not go to destination - the Polish city of Gdynia.

According to the fourth channel TV, inspectors of transport department have found on a vessel gross infringements in observance of measures of fire security and evacuation rules in emergency situations. In total 20 infringements were revealed that much enough, inspectors confirm.  

Before elimination of infringements the vessel is recognised by unsuitable for transportation of passengers. Now navigable company Stena Line studies possibility of time use of a vessel for freight traffic, as to them safety requirements slightly more low. On a vessel in that case there should not be more than 12 persons.

Only last week the similar destiny has comprehended vessel Liverpool Seaways to which have not allowed to cast off in the same lene Blekinge. Inspectors have found out that on the ferry some emergency exits are blocked. The ferry Liverpool Seaways goes on a route Swedish Karlshamn - the Lithuanian Klaipeda, informs the Swedish radio.