2017 June 5
Silk and mortgage
The SPIEF 2017, St. Petersburg International Economic Forum dedicated to transport and logistics, was focused on the search of mechanisms to finance the infrastructure amid the budget deficit and on looking into drawing of cargo flows from seaborne transport to railways in the framework of Asia-Europe corridor.
2019 January 21
Making shipping a zero-carbon industry: How do we turn ambition into reality?
...if zero-emission vessels (ZEV) need to enter service by 2030 anyone planning to finance, design or build a ship in the 2020s will need to consider how it can switch to non-fossil fuel later in its operational life...Making shipping a zero-carbon industry: How do we turn ambition into reality?
2019 January 19
GARD: Beware of local restrictions before discharging washwater from exhaust gas scrubbing
The IMO considers exhaust gas scrubbers to be an acceptable means of reducing vessels’ sulphur emissions and ensuring compliance with MARPOL Annex VI. A separate guideline, Resolution MEPC.259(68), specifies the requirements for the verification, testing, survey and certification of scrubber...GARD: Beware of local restrictions before discharging washwater from exhaust gas scrubbing
2019 January 18
Russian Sailors Captured In Gulf Of Guinea Alive, Pirates Demand Ransom - Trade Union
The Russian sailors who were captured by pirates in the Gulf of Guinea are alive...Russian Sailors Captured In Gulf Of Guinea Alive, Pirates Demand Ransom - Trade Union
Indiga port’s project may be presented in spring
A project on development of the Indiga port in the Nenets Region will be presented within two coming months...Indiga port’s project may be presented in spring
2019 January 17
Gazprom installs FSRU offshore western Russia
Commissioning has started of Russia’s first floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) in the Baltic Sea, offshore the Kaliningrad enclave in western Russia...Gazprom installs FSRU offshore western Russia
Russia looks to build ‘LNG Island’ to supply booming Asian market
Russia’s largest LNG (liquefied natural gas) producer is looking to boost supply to the fast growing Asian markets by upgrading its facilities in the Far East...Russia looks to build ‘LNG Island’ to supply booming Asian market