Issuance of PEESA-related General License and Frequently Asked Questions; PEESA Designations; Ukraine-/Russia-related Designation Update

Release date
05/21/2021
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OFAC has issued PEESA General License 1 "Authorizing Certain Activities Involving Federal State Budgetary Institution Marine Rescue Service" and related FAQs 894 and 895.

In addition, OFAC has updated the following lists:

NON-SDN MENU-BASED SANCTIONS LIST UPDATE

The following entities have been added to OFAC's Non-SDN Menu-Based Sanctions List: 
 
FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY INSTITUTION MARINE RESCUE SERVICE (a.k.a. MORSPAS; a.k.a. MORSPASSLUZHBA; a.k.a. "MARINE RESCUE SERVICE" (Cyrillic: "МОРСКАЯ СПАСАТЕЛЬНАЯ СЛУЖБА")), Proektiruemyy proezd No 4062, Building 1, 4, Moscow 115432, Russia (Cyrillic: Проектируемый 4062 пр-д, д.4 с.1, Москва 115432, Russia); Petrovka street, Building 2, 3/6, Moscow 125993, Russia; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods [PEESA]. 
 
LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY MORTRANSSERVICE (Cyrillic: ОБЩЕСТВО С ОГРАНИЧЕННОЙ ОТВЕТСТВЕННОСТЬЮ МОРТРАНССЕРВИС) (a.k.a. MORTRANSSERVIS OOO), ul Viktora Gyugo, Building 1, 3rd Floor, Room 15, Office 302, 303, Kaliningrad 129110, Russia; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Tax ID No. 7707847556 (Russia); Identification Number IMO 5933437; Business Registration Number 5147746277036 (Russia) [PEESA]. 
 
SAMARA HEAT AND ENERGY PROPERTY FUND (a.k.a. JOINT STOCK COMPANY SAMARA THERMAL POWER FOUNDATION (Cyrillic: АКЦИОНЕРНОЕ ОБЩЕСТВО САМАРСКИЙ ТЕПЛОЭНЕРГЕТИЧЕСКИЙ ИМУЩЕСТВЕННЫЙ ФОНД); a.k.a. SAMARA HEAT AND POWER PROPERTY FUND; a.k.a. SAMARA THERMAL POWER FDN JSC; a.k.a. SAMARSKIY TEPLOENERGETICHESKIY IMUSHCHESTVENNIY FOND; a.k.a. STIF JSC (Cyrillic: АО СТИФ); a.k.a. STIF, AO), Corp 6 A, Unit 2H, 1st Floor, Unit 95, prospekt Bolshoy Sampsoniyevskiy 60, St Petersburg 194044, Russia; Stepana Razina Street, 89, 2, 2, Samara, Samara Region 443099, Russia; d. 60 korp. 6 litera A pom. 2N, 1 etazh chast pom. 95, prospekt Bolshoi Sampsonievski, St. Petersburg 194044, Russia; Target Type State-Owned Enterprise; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Tax ID No. 6317063064 (Russia); Identification Number IMO 6188586; Business Registration Number 1066317027787 (Russia) [PEESA]. 
 
The following vessels have been added to OFAC's Non-SDN Menu-Based Sanctions List: 
 
AKADEMIK CHERSKIY (a.k.a. AKADEMIK CHERSKY; a.k.a. AKADEMIK CZERSKY) (UDQB) Pipe-laying Vessel Russia flag; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 8770261 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: SAMARA HEAT AND ENERGY PROPERTY FUND). 
 
ARTEMIS OFFSHORE (UBRS8) Offshore Support Vessel Russia flag; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 9747194 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY INSTITUTION MARINE RESCUE SERVICE). 
 
BAKHTEMIR (UBYQ7) Salvage Ship Russia flag; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 9797577 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY INSTITUTION MARINE RESCUE SERVICE). 
 
BALTIYSKIY ISSLEDOVATEL (a.k.a. BALTIC EXPLORER; a.k.a. "BALT. ISSLEDOVATEL") (UBAQ4) Supply Vessel Russia flag; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 9572020 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY INSTITUTION MARINE RESCUE SERVICE). 
 
FINVAL (UBSU4) Offshore Tug/Supply Ship Russia flag; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 9272412 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY INSTITUTION MARINE RESCUE SERVICE). 
 
KAPITAN BEKLEMISHEV (a.k.a. CAPTAIN BEKLEMISHEV) (UBSJ) Tug Russia flag; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 8724080 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY INSTITUTION MARINE RESCUE SERVICE). 
 
MURMAN (UBAN4) Salvage Ship Russia flag; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 9682423 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY INSTITUTION MARINE RESCUE SERVICE). 
 
NARVAL (UBVQ9) Offshore Tug Russia flag; Other Vessel Call Sign UBMQ9; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 9171876 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY INSTITUTION MARINE RESCUE SERVICE). 
 
SIVUCH (UBWQ2) Offshore Tug/Supply Ship Russia flag; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 9157820 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY INSTITUTION MARINE RESCUE SERVICE). 
 
SPASATEL KAREV (UBKI6) Salvage Ship Russia flag; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 9497531 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY INSTITUTION MARINE RESCUE SERVICE). 
 
UMKA (UBXP5) Offshore Tug Russia flag; PEESA Information: Property and Interests in Property Blocked, Except Importation of Goods; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 9171620 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY INSTITUTION MARINE RESCUE SERVICE). 

SPECIALLY DESIGNATED NATIONALS LIST UPDATE

The following vessels have been added to OFAC's SDN List: 
 
VLADISLAV STRIZHOV (UEKQ) Anchor Handling Vessel Russia flag; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 9310018 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: LLC KOKSOKHIMTRANS). 
 
YURY TOPCHEV (UFYE) Anchor Handling Vessel Russia flag; Vessel Registration Identification IMO 9338230 (vessel) [PEESA] (Linked To: LLC KOKSOKHIMTRANS). 
 
The following changes have been made to OFAC's SDN List: 
 
LLC KOKSOKHIMTRANS (a.k.a. KOKSOKHIMTRANS LTD.), Rakhmanovskiy lane, 4, bld.1, Morskoy House, Moscow 127994, Russia [UKRAINE-EO13685]. -to- LLC KOKSOKHIMTRANS (Cyrillic: OOO КОКСОХИМТРАНС) (a.k.a. KOKSOKHIMTRANS LTD.; a.k.a. KOKSOKHIMTRANS OOO), Rakhmanovskiy lane, 4, bld. 1, Morskoy House, Moscow 127994, Russia; prospekt Olimpiyskiy 14, Moscow 129090, Russia; Tax ID No. 7707294809 (Russia); Government Gazette Number 57067113 (Russia); Business Registration Number 1037739709138 (Russia) [UKRAINE-EO13685] [PEESA].