Sovcomflot and NYK Line sign USD176Mln credit facility for refinancing two ice-class LNG carriers servicing the Sakhalin-2 project

Sovcomflot and NYK Line sign USD176Mln credit facility for refinancing two ice-class LNG carriers servicing the Sakhalin-2 project

Joint venture companies belonging to Sovcomflot (SCF Group) and NYK Line have signed a new USD 176 million non-recourse credit facility for eight years with three leading international banks: Sumitomo Mitsui Banking …
Sep 13, 2019 /  Finance
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
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 Year by Offshore Support Journal, an international trade publication. The official award …
Feb 8, 2019 /  Vessels
The port of Prigorodnoye welcomes a new LNG carrier

The port of Prigorodnoye welcomes a new LNG carrier

The port of Prigorodnoye received a new LNG carrier, Seri Cemara, in late July. The vessel had been chartered by Sakhalin Energy to supply LNG to a regular Asia Pacific buyer, as a temporary replacement of Grand Mereya, …
Aug 3, 2018 /  Vessels
General cargo ship added to FESCO fleet; Increases the tonnage on the container service between Vladivostok and Sakhalin

General cargo ship added to FESCO fleet; Increases the tonnage on the container service between Vladivostok and Sakhalin

FESCO Transport Group (FESCO) fleet was enlarged by a general cargo ship FESCO Nevelsk with a capacity of 511 TEU. FESCO Nevelsk acquisition is a part of FESCO fleet renewal program and of an increase in its own …
Apr 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Naming and flag-raising ceremony for Sovcomflot’s IBSBV Yevgeny Primakov held in Saint-Petersburg

Naming and flag-raising ceremony for Sovcomflot’s IBSBV Yevgeny Primakov held in Saint-Petersburg

The naming and flag-raising ceremony for Yevgeny Primakov (see also CruiseMapper), a new multifunctional icebreaking standby vessel (IBSBV) built for PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group), was held at Angliyskaya …
Feb 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Gazprom developing liquefied natural gas business amid rising demand

Gazprom developing liquefied natural gas business amid rising demand

The Gazprom Board of Directors took note of the information about the prospects of the shale gas and LNG sectors around the world, as well as the opportunities and threats facing the Company. It was noted that, …
Dec 22, 2017 /  Curious
PAO Sovcomflot new icebreaking standby vessel named Fedor Ushakov

PAO Sovcomflot new icebreaking standby vessel named Fedor Ushakov

On 11 October 2017, the naming ceremony took place for Fedor Ushakov, a new multifunctional icebreaking standby vessel (IBSBV) built to order for PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group), to serve the Sakhalin-2 project. The naming …
Oct 12, 2017 /  Vessels
SCF Group and Nevelskoy Maritime State University to create a “Floating Laboratory” in the Russian Far East

SCF Group and Nevelskoy Maritime State University to create a “Floating Laboratory” in the Russian Far East

On 16 April, SCF Group (Sovcomflot) and the Admiral Nevelskoy Maritime State University (MSUN, Vladivostok) signed an agreement to establish a joint educational and research project entitled the “Floating …
Apr 19, 2017 /  Vessels
New supply vessel for Sakhalin-2 project named Gennadiy Nevelskoy

New supply vessel for Sakhalin-2 project named Gennadiy Nevelskoy

On 30 January 2017, the naming ceremony took place for a new ice-breaking platform supply vessel (IBSV) built for Sakhalin-2 project. The vessel was commissioned by SCF Group under a long-term agreement with …
Jan 31, 2017 /  Vessels