Russia starts development of €100 million North Pole research platform

Russia starts development of €100 million North Pole research platform

As vanishing Arctic ice makes it increasingly difficult to uphold research activities in the highest Arctic, Russia moves ahead with plans to build a research platform for the region. The projected self-propelled …
Mar 29, 2018 /  Curious
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines and Far East Investment and Export Agency of the Russian Federation Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines and Far East Investment and Export Agency of the Russian Federation Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

On February 26, 2018, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Far East Investment and Export Agency (FEIA) under the Ministry of the Russian Federation for the Development of …
Feb 27, 2018 /  Curious
GAC Russia seals Yamal LNG ship agency deal

GAC Russia seals Yamal LNG ship agency deal

Yamal LNG, one of the world’s largest and most complex LNG projects, has appointed GAC Russia to manage its fleet of ice-breaker tankers at Sabetta port for the next three years. Under the agreement, GAC Russia …
Feb 9, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Kiel invests in trade links with Russia

Port of Kiel invests in trade links with Russia

Another warehouse for Russian forestry products was inaugurated in the Ostuferhafen on Tuesday, January 9th. The new Shed 12 was built inside just six months and represents an investment of € 1.5 million. Image …
Jan 12, 2018 /  Curious
RS class: Gas carriers “BORIS VILKITSKY” and “FEDOR LITKE” delivered to the customer

RS class: Gas carriers “BORIS VILKITSKY” and “FEDOR LITKE” delivered to the customer

The construction of a series of Arctic LNG carriers under the technical supervision of Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) is in progress: In November “BORIS VILKITSKY” and “FEDOR LITKE” …
Nov 21, 2017 /  Vessels
Damen to open Service Hub in in the Russian port of Novorossiysk

Damen to open Service Hub in in the Russian port of Novorossiysk

Damen Shipyards Group has announced plans to establish a Service Hub in the Russian port of Novorossiysk in a Letter of Intent (LOI) signed with Delo Group of companies. The primary aims of the Service Hub will be to …
Sep 20, 2017 /  Curious
ISS-PRISCO Ltd extend agency services to key oil terminals in the Baltic Sea

ISS-PRISCO Ltd extend agency services to key oil terminals in the Baltic Sea

ISS-PRISCO Ltd. has expanded its coverage to the Far East and West of Russia, and can now offer agency services in the Baltic Sea ports of Ust-Luga (Crude Oil Terminal) and Primorsk (Crude Oil and Oil Products …
Sep 14, 2017 /  Vessels
DFDS concentrates Russia services on St. Petersburg

DFDS concentrates Russia services on St. Petersburg

Kiel’s business with Russia up a third in first half year Danish shipping company DFDS is concentrating its Germany - Russia ferry services - which are run on slot-charter basis with Finnlines - on the Kiel - St. …
Aug 7, 2017 /  Curious
United Shipbuilding Corp's SNSZ Shipyard starts outfitting of Aleksandrit-class minesweeper Ivan Antonov

United Shipbuilding Corp's SNSZ Shipyard starts outfitting of Aleksandrit-class minesweeper Ivan Antonov

Saint-Petersburg, Russia based Sredne-Nevsky Shipyard (NSSZ, a subsidiary of the United Shipbuilding Corporation) has commenced outfitting of the second minesweeper Ivan Antonov of Project 12700 being built for Russian …
Aug 2, 2017 /  Naval
World’s First Ship dedicated for Crab Catching can be designed and built in Russia

World’s First Ship dedicated for Crab Catching can be designed and built in Russia

Today, there are no ships designed and built specially for crab catching. Russia can be the first to build them, says Aleksandr Duplyakov, President of the Far East Crab Catchers Association. “Such dedicated …
Jul 21, 2017 /  Vessels