04 April, 2018

The Voyevoda rescue ship designed by JSC Severnoye DB was launched in Kaliningrad. The ship is built in the interests of the Federal Agency for Sea and River Transport (Rosmorrechflot) and intended to support rescue and salvage operations.

23 April, 2019

Two new project 22350 frigates are laid down in Saint Petersburg. The ceremony was attended by Vladimir Putin. The project 22350 is the newest blue water design created by Severnoe PKB.

20 April, 2018

Project 22460 ship in open dock. The new project 22460 patrol ship «Bezuprechny» («Impeccable») is rolled out in the open dock. New pictures.

Current Designs

The State Trials of the Project 22350 Admiral of the Soviet Navy Gorshkov are being conducted. The first serial Admiral of the Navy Kasatonov frigate is being outfitted at the Severnaya Verf Shipyard. Works on the project started at the Severnoye DB in 2003. The lead ship was laid down in February 2006, the first serial ship, in November 2009. The Project 22350 frigates became the first large surface combatants laid down at Russian shipyards after the collapse of the USSR.


Andrey A. Diachkov,
Director General for the Severnoye
Design Bureau JSC

Severnoye Design Bureau, Joint Stock Company

The Severnoye Design Bureau is a leading design bureau in Russia designing surface combatants of various types.

The Bureau has strong ties with shipyards and suppliers of equipment both in Russia and abroad. Ships built by SDB's designs have excellent records being in service of the navies of such countries as Bulgaria, Germany, Vietnam, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, China, Poland, Finland.

The Severnoye DB is a leading company of the industry in developing roll stabilizers, selecting and applying fire and explosion safety systems for surface ships.

The Bureau uses a state-of-the-art CAD for ships and vessels. It consists of individual local systems interconnected in one single complex. The core of this complex is FORAN system which covers the main stages of design such as creation of a 3-D model of ship's hull surface, piping, wiring, ventilation and air conditioning system arrangement and issuance of work and design documentation by data of electronic mock-up. The Severnoye DB also intensely uses CALS technologies. By Customer's request, design model of ship or vessel as well as interactive operation documentation can be developed. A lot of experienced designers specialized in all lines of activity work in the Severnoye DB. Among them there are two Doctors and eight Candidates of Science (Engineering).

Due to technological capabilities, state-of-the-art production base and reliable interrelations with the leading research and development centers and shipyards, including Almaz Shipbuilding Company, Baltic Shipyard, Vostochnaya Verf (Eastern Shipyard), Zelenodolsk Plant Named after Gorky, Pella, Severnaya Verf Shipyard, Sevmash and Yantar, the Severnoye DB promptly responds to time demands and Customer's needs, designs high-tech and competitive naval equipment.

While solving the tasks of the State Defense Order, the Severnoye DB works to provide further development of indigenous shipbuilding and maintaining the combat power of the Russian Navy. The Severnoye DB steadily looks forward into the future. Scientific and technical achievements in the area of naval weapons, introduction of up-to-date innovative approaches to designing competitive equipment – these are real steps towards the Company's further technical development.

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Our Customers
and Partners

I Almaz Shipyard,
St. Petersburg

I Baltiysky Zavod Shipyard,
St. Petersburg

I Vostochnaya Verf Shipyard,

I Zelenodolsk Plant named after Gorky,

I Pella Shipyard,
the Leningrad Region

I Severnaya Verf Shipyard,
St. Petersburg

I Sevmash, JSC,

I Yantar Shipyard,

We are also cooperating
with shipyards of

I Kazakhstan

I India

I China

I Vietnam

I Indonesia

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