Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam Completes Major Maintenance Programme on OSV Deep Arctic

Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam Completes Major Maintenance Programme on OSV Deep Arctic

Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam has bid farewell to the Diving Support Vessel Deep Arctic following a significant maintenance stopover, a substantial proportion of which was spent in dry dock. It was an exceptionally complex …
Jun 26, 2019 /  Vessels
DP World to operate ports along Russia’s Northern Sea Route

DP World to operate ports along Russia’s Northern Sea Route

DP World to run ports that Russia plans to build along the northern sea route in the Arctic to shorten shipping times between the east and west. The Russian Direct Investment Fund - being an investment fund of the …
Jun 10, 2019 /  Curious
Sovcomflot, NOVATEK, COSCO, Silk Road Fund sign joint venture agreement

Sovcomflot, NOVATEK, COSCO, Silk Road Fund sign joint venture agreement

During the 2019 St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, PJSC NOVATEK, PAO Sovcomflot, China’s COSCO SHIPPING Corporation Limited, and the Silk Road Fund Co., Ltd, signed a four-party agreement to establish a …
Jun 7, 2019 /  Curious
Third ROSATOM LK-60Ya-class ship launched at Baltic Shipyard

Third ROSATOM LK-60Ya-class ship launched at Baltic Shipyard

With the ceremonial launch of the nuclear-powered Arctic ice breaker ‘Ural’ Saturday (May 25), Russia’s nuclear energy giant, ROSATOM, has completed another step towards ensuring all-year round …
May 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Halifax Shipyard to build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast Guard

Halifax Shipyard to build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast Guard

Irving Shipbuilding yesterday released the following statement in response to Government of Canada’s announcement that the company will build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC Sign EPC Contract for the LNG Plant

Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC Sign EPC Contract for the LNG Plant

PAO NOVATEK (NOVATEK) announced that its joint venture Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC signed a contract on engineering, procurement, supply, construction and commissioning of an integrated liquefied natural gas facility …
May 21, 2019 /  Curious
Horizon Maritime rebrands the Horizon Arctic and establishes Norwegian operation

Horizon Maritime rebrands the Horizon Arctic and establishes Norwegian operation

Horizon Maritime announced on Monday that the intake of the former Bourbon Arctic has been finalized. Now sailing under the name Horizon Arctic, the vessel is one of the most technically versatile multi-function offshore …
May 15, 2019 /  Vessels
COSCO Shipping Ports Zeebrugge celebrates launch of Ocean Alliance Day 3 Product and first call of NEU1

COSCO Shipping Ports Zeebrugge celebrates launch of Ocean Alliance Day 3 Product and first call of NEU1

Cosco Shipping Lines, CMA CGM, Evergreen Line and OOCL have launched their Ocean Alliance Day 3 Product at the beginning of April 2019. The product is the third phase of the new service offering from Ocean Alliance and …
May 14, 2019 /  Vessels
IMO gets observer status at Arctic Council

IMO gets observer status at Arctic Council

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has been granted observer status at the Arctic Council. This will allow IMO to build on previous cooperation with the Arctic Council and engage in close collaboration on …
May 7, 2019 /  Curious
Canada’s second Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship structurally assembled at Halifax Shipyard

Canada’s second Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship structurally assembled at Halifax Shipyard

The Royal Canadian Navy's second Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship (AOPS), the future HMCS Margaret Brooke, is now structurally assembled at Irving Shipbuilding's Halifax Shipyard. On Friday, May 3, the bow section of the …
May 7, 2019 /  Naval