In the 1st half of 2012 JSC “Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg” transferred over 13 mln. Rubles for the implementation of environmental programmes.
In particular, the company continued the modernization of heat supply facility of the port, which allowed to stop using oil-fired boiler rooms and hence to decrease hazardous atmospheric emissions. Besides within the reporting period the company performed monitoring of environment and removal and elimination of production waste.
In the 1st half of 2012 measures for decrease of negative impact on water resources were carried out. In particular, the company controlled the observance of rules of use of water protection and coastal area, performed repairs and maintenance of storm water sewerage systems and treatment systems of the company, performed treatment of waste water.
JSC “Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg” – is the largest operator, rendering services on handling of all types of dry cargoes in the Greater Port of Saint-Petersburg. It operates by modern specialized terminals for handling of container, reefer, ro-ro cargoes, cars and metals. In 2011 JSC “Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg” transferred 58.5 mln. rubles for environment protection measures.