Rosatomflot extends its winter-spring navigation period amid challenging ice conditions

Rosatomflot extends its winter-spring navigation period amid challenging ice conditions

Challenging ice conditions in the water area of the Northern Sea Route stipulate the extension of the winter-spring navigation of nuclear-powered icebreakers of FSUE Atomflot. For the first time in four years, fast ice …
Jun 21, 2018 /  Vessels
Collision in ice convoy between bulk carrier Nordic Barents and nuclear icebreaker Vaygach (Video)

Collision in ice convoy between bulk carrier Nordic Barents and nuclear icebreaker Vaygach (Video)

Wednesday, March 15, 2017, Handymax bulk carrier Nordic Barents was in collision with the nuclear icebreaker Vaygach while under ice escort in the Kara Sea.  The freighter’s bow struck the …
Mar 16, 2017 /  Accidents
FESCO's ship Vasiliy Golovnin delivered 2 000 tons of cargo to the Western Arctic

FESCO's ship Vasiliy Golovnin delivered 2 000 tons of cargo to the Western Arctic

FESCO says its diesel-electric ship Vasiliy Golovnin made voyage to the Western Arctic. During this voyage the vessel discharged at the Golomyanny island (Severnaya Zemlya Archipelago) about 2 176 tons of …
Jun 7, 2016 /  Vessels