June 25, 2019
The anniversary of the tugboat "Commissar Kvachantiradze"
In May of 1979, a tugboat of the port fleet of the BSP "Commissar Kvachantiradze" was floated from the shipbuilding factory of the city of Gorokhovets (Russia).
At the beginning of June 1979, the tugboat arrived in the port of Batumi and was put into operation.
On this vessel, not one generation of seafarers and port fleet workers carried out their labor activities and was brought up.
Today the tugboat "Commissar Kvachantiradze" uninterruptedly performs the operational duties assigned to the vessel.
Considering the fortieth anniversary and the uninterrupted operation of the vessel for the entire period of its operation, also for the International Day of Seafarers, General Director M. Adilkhanov awarded a veteran of port fleet, chief engineer of tugboat " Commissar Kvachantiradze" T. Uzunadze with a letter, and also presented a new television for the crew of the ship as gift.