2018 January 11
Pakistan and Iran will open Russia access to the Indian Ocean
One of the most promising projects of 2018 for our country is the development of meridional tracks, and in particular, the development of Turksib, extended to India and Pakistan...
Yet another new Arctic LNG tanker comes to Sabetta
The almost 300 meter long tanker this week sailed into the Gulf of Ob on its maiden trip through Arctic waters...
Russia's floating power plant clear for operation
Russian State Expert Examination Board (Glavgosexpertiza) has approved the operation of the floating nuclear power plant Akademik Lomonosov...
2018 January 9
Tankers: Worldscale flat rates set to fall at Russia's Novorossiisk
Worldscale flat rates are set to fall for voyages to and from the Russian port of Novorossiisk...
Sillamäe port wants state to contribute €6 million to passenger terminal
Building a passenger terminal would help restore the shipping route between Sillamäe and the Sourth-Finnish town of Kotka...
Caspian countries change principle of controlling ships
The Caspian littoral states have made a decision to establish a unified regime for the state control of ships in ports by analogy with the Black and Mediterranean seas...
Arrival of US destroyer in Ukraine’s major port posing no risk for Russia - Russian MP
Arrival of a U.S. destroyer in the Odessa port does not pose any risk for Russia and the situation is under control...
2017 December 29
LNG: Maritime's fuel of the future
The move to LNG as fuel in the maritime sector picks up steam, as CMA CGM announced plans to outfit nine of its new 22,000 TEU containerships with LNG fueled engines.
2017 December 28
First liquefied natural gas batch from Russia’s Yamal LNG facility arrives in UK
The Christophe de Margerie tanker carrying the first batch of liquefied natural gas (LNG), produced at Russian Yamal LNG plant, arrived in the United Kingdom...
Governor Orlov confirms China as key Arctic partner
Chinese investments in railway and deep-sea port will change greatly transportation infrastructure in the Russian Arctic...
Russia to build 3 next generation nuclear-powered icebreakers by 2025
As the vice-premier said, the next-generation Lider-class icebreakers will be built in 2023, 2024 and 2025...
2017 December 26
Vinalines: Shipping firms join forces to improve power
The maritime shipping crisis has forced shipping firms worldwide to join alliances to improve their competitiveness. Such alliances have also been set up in Vietnam.
2018 February 20
Russia needs to update national legislation and harmonize it with international safety requirements for handling dangerous goods (DG) amid growing exports from the country. At the same time, it is important to create transparent, competitive conditions for bona fide market participants engaged in intermodal transport of this types of cargo.HAZMAT: Handle with care
Russia needs to update national legislation and harmonize it with international safety requirements for handling dangerous goods (DG) amid growing exports from the country. At the same time, it is...HAZMAT: Handle with care