Sovcomflot celebrates a decade of shipping LNG from Sakhalin-2

Sovcomflot celebrates a decade of shipping LNG from Sakhalin-2

Sovcomflot (SCF Group) has just celebrated the tenth anniversary of the start of LNG shipments from the Sakhalin-2 project. In March 2009, SCF’s LNG carrier Grand Aniva loaded the first shipment of Russian LNG …
Apr 3, 2019 /  Curious
Polarcus: Redelivery of Vyacheslav Tikhonov

Polarcus: Redelivery of Vyacheslav Tikhonov

Polarcus Limited (Polarcus) (OSE: PLCS) refers to its announcement dated 27 December 2018 describing options for the redelivery of "Vyacheslav Tikhonov", originally named "Polarcus Selma" including an option for the …
Mar 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Polarcus announces option for early redelivery of Vyacheslav Tikhonov

Polarcus announces option for early redelivery of Vyacheslav Tikhonov

Polarcus Limited (Polarcus) (OSE: PLCS) announces that an early redelivery option has been agreed with the charterers of the Vyacheslav Tikhonov, originally named "Polarcus Selma". Caption: Research …
Dec 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Sovcomflot inks $149m loan for financing the construction of a new generation Atlanticmax LNG carrier

Sovcomflot inks $149m loan for financing the construction of a new generation Atlanticmax LNG carrier

Sovcomflot (SCF Group) announced on Wednesday (Nov 14) that it has signed a new USD 149 million credit facility, for up to 10 years, with a consortium of three leading international banks, comprising: ING Bank N.V.; KfW …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Finance
Sovcomflot tanker Gagarin Prospect successfully completes first commercial voyage from Primorsk to Rotterdam on LNG fuel

Sovcomflot tanker Gagarin Prospect successfully completes first commercial voyage from Primorsk to Rotterdam on LNG fuel

On 22 October 2018, Sovcomflot crude oil tanker Gagarin Prospect, operating on LNG fuel, successfully completed her voyage across the Baltic and North Seas from Primorsk to Rotterdam where she safely delivered a cargo of …
Oct 25, 2018 /  Vessels
Sovcomflot orders next generation large-capacity tankers from Zvezda with financing from VEB

Sovcomflot orders next generation large-capacity tankers from Zvezda with financing from VEB

During the 4th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF), PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group) signed a set of agreements with Rosneft, Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex and VEB Group, placing orders with Zvezda for a series of two next generation …
Sep 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Icebreaking LNGC Christophe de Margerie transits Northern Sea Route in record time for July

Icebreaking LNGC Christophe de Margerie transits Northern Sea Route in record time for July

Christophe de Margerie, the icebreaking LNG carrier owned and operated by Sovcomflot (SCF Group), has crossed the Northern Sea Route (NSR) in a new record time, for a merchant ship without icebreaker support, during the …
Aug 2, 2018 /  Vessels
Sovcomflot and Novatek agree strategic partnership to implement Arctic projects

Sovcomflot and Novatek agree strategic partnership to implement Arctic projects

On 28 June, PAO Sovcomflot (Group) and PAO Novatek signed a strategic partnership agreement to develop together the logistical support for the Yamal LNG,  Arctic LNG-2 and other projects of NOVATEK. This …
Jun 29, 2018 /  Curious
Sovcomflot to provide technical supervision for the construction of Rosneft’s new LNG-fuelled tankers

Sovcomflot to provide technical supervision for the construction of Rosneft’s new LNG-fuelled tankers

At the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum Friday, Sovcomflot (SCF Group) and Rosnefteflot signed an agreement whereby SCF’s specialists will provide technical supervision during the construction of …
May 28, 2018 /  Finance
SCF Group concludes USD 252Mln long-term credit facility for financing a series of six Aframax tankers

SCF Group concludes USD 252Mln long-term credit facility for financing a series of six Aframax tankers

PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group) announced on Friday (Apr 06) that it has signed a new USD 252 million 7-year credit facility with a consortium of six leading international banks, which includes: ABN AMRO Bank; BNP Paribas; …
Apr 10, 2018 /  Finance