2017 August 24
Russia to use principally new solutions in 5th-generation submarine construction
Principally new technical solutions will be used to build Russia’s fifth-generation Husky-class submarine...
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...
2017 September 19
The Tokyo MoU Committee meeting held in Vladivostok with participation of IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim, has a positive impact on international navigation and narrows the distance between the leadership of IMO and the maritime authorities of Russia, Victor Olersky, Deputy Transport Minister of the Russian Federation – Head of the Federal Marine and River Transport Agency, said in his interview with IAA PortNews correspondent between the sessions. Victor Olersky: the meeting of Tokyo MoU Committee in Vladivostok will make London closer to the regions worldwide
The Tokyo MoU Committee meeting held in Vladivostok with participation of IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim, has a positive impact on international navigation and narrows the distance between the...Victor Olersky: the meeting of Tokyo MoU Committee in Vladivostok will make London closer to the regions worldwide