2019 May 30
Russia launches new nuclear icebreaker in bid for Arctic dominance
Russia launched a nuclear icebreaker on Saturday as part of an ambitious program to renew and expand its fleet of ice-class vessels in order to tap the Arctic’s commercial potential...
Russia to build $3bn deepwater port in Baltic enclave
Russia has announced plans to invest $3bn in a deepwater port in the town of Yantarny in its Baltic enclave of Kaliningrad...
Russian oil quality back to normal at Baltic port after contamination
Russia has begun shipping clean oil via the Baltic after a contamination problem disrupted flows for three weeks and it is working to resume supplies by a pipeline to Europe although traders said this might take several more weeks to fix...
2019 September 18
Global climate changes, tougher environmental requirements in the shipping industry, emerging-market economic development and growing urbanization present new challenges for the transport industry of the future and today. ABB, leading supplier of maritime equipment, told IAA PortNews about the latest energy-efficient technologies and projects featuring conscious attitude to environment.
Global climate changes, tougher environmental requirements in the shipping industry, emerging-market economic development and growing urbanization present new challenges for the transport industry of...Environment-conscious shipping