2017 August 23
Two frigates of 11356 project to be finalized for Indian Navy
Two frigates of project 11356, which the Baltic shipyards Yantar began to build for the Black Sea Fleet will be finalized for the Indian Navy...
Russian LNG tanker navigates Arctic sea route in record 6.5 days
The Russian tanker Christophe de Margerie has completed its first commercial voyage, delivering liquefied natural gas (LNG) through the Northern Sea Route from Norway to South Korea...
S Korea’s Hyundai eyes container shipping along Russia’s Arctic Coast
Hyundai Merchant Marine, South Korea’s biggest container carrier, is seriously considering using Russia’s Arctic Sea Route to ship cargo between Asia and Europe...
2017 August 22
China Takes Top Spot
Early this month, figures confirmed the rise of China as the world’s largest importer of crude oil ahead of the Unites States...
Interview: Over 1,300 Seafarers Abandoned in Five Years
Over the last five years, 12 to 19 crew abandonment incidents were reported annually and 1,013 seafarers were involved in total...
2017 August 21
Chinese icebreaker navigates across central Arctic
This is the eight Arctic expedition with «Xue Long» (Snow Dragon), but the first time the icebreaking research vessel attempts to sail the Arctic rim...
Diesel-Electric Propulsion For Russian Vessel
MAN Diesel & Turbo and its partner Aspin Kemp and Associates (AKA) have received an order for a multi-purpose supply vessel for a federal Russian agency...
Essar oil completes sale of company to Russia’s Rosneft for $12.9 billion
Ruia brothers-led Essar Oil on Monday announced the closure of the company's sale, including its Vadinar refinery, to Russian state-run Rosneft-led consortium for $12.9 billion...
2017 August 18
Russia's Admiralty Shipyards to Build Compact Shipyard for Subs Manufacture
...around 5 billion rubles ($83.5 million) will be invested in the project...
Murmansk Transport Hub lacks cash to complete railway
Aimed at doubling current goods volums, Murmansk Transport Hub is a key infrastructure project for shipping through Russia’s only larger port in the European part with direct access to ice-free waters...
2017 August 17
Russian energy company to invest $25.2 mln in Murmansk port's environmental protection
Siberian Coal Energy Company (SUEK) plans to invest 1.5 bln rubles ($25.2 mln) into environmental protection activities in the Murmansk commercial seaport...
Lithuanian PM: exporting oil products via Russia dangerous for Belarus
If Moscow forced Minsk to export its oil products via Russian railways and ports, that would be economically unviable and dangerous for Belarus...
Far East Basin of Russia is to see the fastest development of seaports’ infrastructure. A good number of projects have been announced there with some of them remaining on paper.Far Eastern “phantoms”