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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
Powerful Tundra 3600-H Icebreaker Tug Designed for Swedish Port Launched in Spain

Powerful Tundra 3600-H Icebreaker Tug Designed for Swedish Port Launched in Spain

Earlier this month (Oct 08), a new hybrid-powered icebreaking escort tug was launched by GONDAN Shipbuilders in Figueres, Spain. …
Oct 25, 2018 / Vessels
GONDAN launched new Hybrid Icebreaker Tug

GONDAN launched new Hybrid Icebreaker Tug

Monday (Oct 08) at GONDAN Shipyard in Figueras, at high tide, the launching of a new hybrid-powered icebreaking escort tug …
Oct 9, 2018 / Vessels
Temporary layoff of crews on Arctia’s multipurpose icebreakers

Temporary layoff of crews on Arctia’s multipurpose icebreakers

Weakened outlook in international icebreaking and marine services business will result in layoffs on Arctia Ltd’s multipurpose …
Jun 28, 2018 / Curious
Multipurpose icebreaker Fennica assists traffic in the Kvarken

Multipurpose icebreaker Fennica assists traffic in the Kvarken

Arctia’s multipurpose icebreaker Fennica began assisting marine traffic as the Finnish icebreaking season’s seventh icebreaker on …
Feb 26, 2018 / Vessels
Icebreaker Voima heads to assist traffic in the eastern Gulf of Finland

Icebreaker Voima heads to assist traffic in the eastern Gulf of Finland

Arctia’s icebreaker Voima departed the icebreaker base in Helsinki as the Finnish icbreaking season’s fourth icebreaker on …
Feb 7, 2018 / Vessels
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
U.S. Coast Guard responds to two vessels beset by ice in Hudson River

U.S. Coast Guard responds to two vessels beset by ice in Hudson River

The U.S. Coast Guard assisted two vessels beset by ice in the Hudson River, Tuesday morning.Watchstanders at the Coast Guard …
Jan 3, 2018 / Curious
U.S. Coast Guard kicks off ice breaking season in Northeast

U.S. Coast Guard kicks off ice breaking season in Northeast

The Coast Guard kicked off their ice-breaking season Monday, as winter’s cold temperatures are anticipated to impact every port, …
Dec 19, 2017 / Curious
IB Kontio towards the Bothnian Bay as the season’s first icebreaker

IB Kontio towards the Bothnian Bay as the season’s first icebreaker

The Finnish Transport Agency has made a decision to send this icebreaking season’s first icebreaker to the Bothnian Bay. Arctia’s …
Dec 19, 2017 / Vessels