Update on Aker Arctic’s Ongoing Icebreaking Ship Projects

Update on Aker Arctic’s Ongoing Icebreaking Ship Projects

The Arctic condensate tanker Boris Sokolov has now been transporting gas condensate from Sabetta to various ports in Europe for more than half a year.  Last spring, Aker Arctic’s expedition team carried out …
Aug 12, 2019 /  Vessels
LNG Carrier Vladimir Rusanov Opens the Northern Sea Route 2019 Navigation Period

LNG Carrier Vladimir Rusanov Opens the Northern Sea Route 2019 Navigation Period

PAO NOVATEK (NOVATEK) announced today that the Arc7 ice-class LNG tanker Vladimir Rusanov completed the Northern Sea Route (NSR) passage via the Eastern direction, and delivered a cargo of LNG produced by the …
Jul 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Rosatomflot’s icebreakers steered 331 ships of 12.7 mln ton total capacity in 2018

Rosatomflot’s icebreakers steered 331 ships of 12.7 mln ton total capacity in 2018

In 2018, FSUE Atomflot’s nuclear icebreakers steered 331 ships of a total gross capacity 12.7 mln tons. As compared to 2017, the capacity of steered ships increased by 5 mln tons. With that, the number of …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Vessels
LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie loads first cargo from Yamal LNG third train

LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie loads first cargo from Yamal LNG third train

On 11 December 2018 the Arctic LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie, owned and operated by Sovcomflot, loaded the first batch of liquefied natural gas (LNG) produced at the third train of Yamal LNG plant, at the Port of …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Fast delivery of Beloe More to complete job in Siberian harbour before winter

Fast delivery of Beloe More to complete job in Siberian harbour before winter

Fifth Damen hopper dredger joins the ROSMORPORT fleet The Beloe More recently joined its sister vessel Severnaya Dvina in the Port of Sabetta, northern Russia. The 2,000 m3 hopper dredger was delivered from stock to …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Vessels
LNG carrier Pskov loads first cargo from Yamal LNG second train

LNG carrier Pskov loads first cargo from Yamal LNG second train

On 9 August 2018, the liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier Pskov completed loading at the Port of Sabetta (YNAD), with the first cargo of LNG produced from the second high-tech production line at the Yamal LNG plant. …
Aug 14, 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
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
First simultaneous transhipment of Yamal LNG

First simultaneous transhipment of Yamal LNG

On Tuesday 1 May for the first time liquefied natural gas from Sabetta on the Siberian peninsula Yamal, was transhipped simultaneously in Zeebrugge from an ice-class vessel (ARC7) into a conventional LNG carrier for …
May 4, 2018 /  All
Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier "Vladimir Rusanov" for Yamal LNG Started the First Loading Operation in the Yamal LNG Plant at Sabetta Port (Video)

Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier "Vladimir Rusanov" for Yamal LNG Started the First Loading Operation in the Yamal LNG Plant at Sabetta Port (Video)

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that from March 27 to March 28 the first loading operation of the Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier Vladimir Rusanov, which was jointly ordered by MOL and China COSCO Shipping …
Mar 29, 2018 /  Vessels