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Arctia Ltd. ready to support Canada

Arctia Ltd. ready to support Canada

The Finnish shipowner Arctia Ltd. is moving forward to support Canada in icebreaking and towing services. The company has …
Jan 19, 2018 / Curious
Rosneft and Rosmorport agree to cooperate in placement icebreaker orders with Zvezda Shipyard

Rosneft and Rosmorport agree to cooperate in placement icebreaker orders with Zvezda Shipyard

Rosneft, Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex and Rosmorport Federal State Unitary Enterprise signed an agreement for cooperation in …
Sep 11, 2017 / Curious
Vessels stuck in ice near Chukotka Peninsula have food and fuel reserves

Vessels stuck in ice near Chukotka Peninsula have food and fuel reserves

A convoy of two bulk carriers and two icebreakers which got stuck in the ice off the coast of the town of Pevek on Chukotka …
Jan 20, 2017 / Vessels
Havyard to name Russian icebreaker duo

Havyard to name Russian icebreaker duo

A double naming ceremony will be held on Saturday for two icebreaking offshore vessels which will be delivered to Russian shipping …
Oct 11, 2016 / Vessels
FESCO's ship Vasiliy Golovnin delivered 2 000 tons of cargo to the Western Arctic

FESCO's ship Vasiliy Golovnin delivered 2 000 tons of cargo to the Western Arctic

FESCO says its diesel-electric ship Vasiliy Golovnin made voyage to the Western Arctic. During this voyage the vessel discharged …
Jun 7, 2016 / Vessels
Arctic shipping passage ‘still decades away’

Arctic shipping passage ‘still decades away’

It will be decades before big cargo ships link China and northern Europe by taking a shortcut through the Arctic Ocean, a report …
Feb 10, 2016 / Curious
U.S. Coast Guard moves forward on new icebreakers

U.S. Coast Guard moves forward on new icebreakers

The U.S. Coast Guard on Wednesday (Jan 13) released a proposed acquisition timeline and requirements for two new heavy U.S. …
Jan 15, 2016 / Naval
U.S. President calls for building of new USCG icebreakers

U.S. President calls for building of new USCG icebreakers

U.S President Barack Obama called for funding the construction of new Coast Guard icebreakers on the second day of his visit to …
Sep 2, 2015 / Curious
Video: Icebreakers Festival in St. Petersburg

Video: Icebreakers Festival in St. Petersburg

The Festival of Icebreakers 2015 was held in St. Petersburg, Russia at the end of last week. The festival was organized as a …
May 4, 2015 / Curious