• 2017 April 27


    Construction of Rosneft base in Murmansk to start in two years

    The construction of a coastal base on the premises of the 82nd shipyard in Murmansk to support oil major Rosneft’s offshore hydrocarbon production projects will begin in two years...

  • 2017 April 27


    Russia speeds up manufacture of icebreaker reactor

    Russia's Zio-Podolsk has completed "one of the most complex" manufacturing operations on the reactor head of the Sibir nuclear-powered icebreaker, using a new tool that reduces the time required to bore holes in the structure from 150 days to 36 days...

  • 2017 April 27


    Five Russian sailors detained in Libya freed

    The Five Russian sailors, who were detained on board MERLE cargo vessel inside Libyan waters off Al-Zawiya shores, returned to Russia after two months of negotiations with Libyan authorities...

  • 2017 April 27


    Russia to launch LNG-fueled oil tankers

    When Russia’s biggest tanker operator launches four new vessels next year, they won’t just be carrying oil to northern Europe but the hopes of the liquefied natural gas industry...

  • 2017 April 27


    Russian navy ship crashes into vessel carrying livestock in Black Sea

    A Russian naval reconnaissance ship has sunk after it crashed into a freighter carrying livestock in the Black Sea, near Turkey...