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Arctia announces end of its icebreaking season

Arctia announces end of its icebreaking season

The icebreaking season 2019–2020 ended on Sunday, 17 May, as icebreaker Otso returned to its home port of Katajanokka in Helsinki. …
May 20, 2020 / Curious
Med Marine Held Keel-Laying Ceremony For Svitzer’s Ice Breaking Tugs

Med Marine Held Keel-Laying Ceremony For Svitzer’s Ice Breaking Tugs

Med Marine held keel-laying ceremony at Ereğli Shipyard for two icebreaking tugboats with hull numbers ER84 & ER85 on April …
Apr 23, 2020 / Curious
Teekay Receives Fifth Arc7 Icebreaking LNG Carrier - Georgiy Ushakov

Teekay Receives Fifth Arc7 Icebreaking LNG Carrier - Georgiy Ushakov

Teekay LNG Partners, together with its joint venture partner China LNG Shipping, has taken delivery of its newest Arc7 icebreaking …
Nov 18, 2019 / Vessels
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 …
Aug 12, 2019 / Vessels
GONDAN delivered hybrid-powered icebreaking tug, VILJA

GONDAN delivered hybrid-powered icebreaking tug, VILJA

GONDAN Shipbuilders delivered at the end of June the new hybrid-powered icebreaking escort tug VILJA, which left Port of Gijón to …
Jul 10, 2019 / Vessels
Alfons Håkans has ordered two escort tugs to operate in the Baltic Sea

Alfons Håkans has ordered two escort tugs to operate in the Baltic Sea

The family-owned company, Alfons Håkans, a major towage operator with decades of regional expertise in Northern Baltic Sea region, …
Feb 27, 2019 / Vessels
Yevgeny Primakov named Support Vessel of the Year

Yevgeny Primakov named Support Vessel of the Year

Yevgeny Primakov, an icebreaking standby vessel owned and operated by Sovcomflot, has been awarded the 2019 Support Vessel of the …
Feb 8, 2019 / Vessels
WATCH: 5 Ice Breaking Ships Braving the Arctic Circle

WATCH: 5 Ice Breaking Ships Braving the Arctic Circle

An icebreaking ship is designed to sail through heavy ice, and provide safe waterways for other boats to sail through.Today's …
Jan 11, 2019 / Curious
Year 2018 - A year of renewal in Alfons Håkans

Year 2018 - A year of renewal in Alfons Håkans

Year 2018 has been a year of renewal in Alfons Håkans. The capability of the fleet and crew to operate under hard winter …
Jan 10, 2019 / Vessels
US Coast Guard begins ice breaking operations in the Western Great Lakes

US Coast Guard begins ice breaking operations in the Western Great Lakes

U.S. Coast Guard Sector Sault Sainte Marie commenced Operation Taconite, the Coast Guard’s largest domestic icebreaking operation, …
Jan 8, 2019 / Vessels