• 2014 April 15 11:31

    Rosneft needs 300 support vessels for development of fields in the Kara Sea

    Rosneft needs about 300 support vessels for the development of the license areas in the Kara Sea, IAA PortNews journalist cites Andrey Shishkin, Vice-President of Rosneft, as saying at the Adam Smith Conference “Russian Arctic Oil and Gas” in Moscow.

    According to him, the offshore development will generally require “an absolutely different approach and an attitude of the state other than it used to practice before”.

    Among the challenges of the Arctic projects, Andrey Shishkin emphasized the complicated logistics, environmental safety issues and the necessity to manufacture equipment with a higher duty as compared with those used for the Sakhalin projects. 

    Rosneft representative also underlined that such projects are considered to be profitable in the current situation.

    Related link:
    Rosneft to start drilling at Universitetskaya field (Kara Sea) in August 2014  >>>> 


2016 July 28

18:37 USCG recognizes ABS employee for leadership in US gas development
18:21 Damen presents latest concept design of decomissioning vessel
17:58 Nefteflot launches the lead oil tanker of Project RST11
17:35 Lamprell announces jackup rig delivery delay
17:12 Port Bronka handles first vessel of China COSCO which delivered oversized and heavy equipment (photo)
16:49 Race Two in The Tall Ships Races 2016 is over
16:27 Advanced dual AlphaBridge delivered to double ended ferry Texelstroom
15:56 Latvijas Tilti will perform dredging and reconstruction works at the port of Klaipeda
15:23 General Dynamics NASSCO delivers ECO Class tanker to APT
14:59 Dmitry Ovsyannikov appointed as Acting Governor of Sevastopol
14:37 Bunker prices go down in the Far East ports (graph)
14:14 Tan Cang Cai Mep International Terminal achieves a throughput volume of 483,000 teus in first half of 2016
13:41 Yevgeny Zinichev appointed as Acting Governor of the Kaliningrad Region
13:20 CMA CGM implements GRR from Indian Sub-continent and Middle East Gulf to West Africa
13:00 Vladimir Bulavin appointed as the head of Russia’s Federal Customs Service
12:39 Throughput of Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg down 11% to 3.79 mln t in HI’2016
12:22 APL introduces Felixstowe Express Service for Asia-Europe trade
12:04 CMA CGM implements GRR from Asia to Kenya and Tanzania
11:47 Shipyard “Pella” presented its new shipbuilding complex at the Forum of Strategic Initiatives
11:09 OPDR opens new agency in Saint Petersburg
10:55 HHLA receives 2016 German Brand Award
10:12 Brent Crude futures price down 0.09% to $43.87, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.02% to $41.91
09:51 Baltic Dry Index down to 679 points
09:33 £500,000 investment ensures a sustainable future for Alexandra Dock’s listed structures
09:14 Board session of the Russian Defence Ministry was held in Moscow

2016 July 27

18:05 CMA CGM implements GRR from all Asian ports to all Middle East Gulf ports
17:57 RF Defence Ministry to use 95 sea vessels and 6 ports for logistic purposes in the Arctic
17:46 VI International Forum «Arctic: the Present and the Future» will open in Saint-Petersburg on December 5
17:21 Hyundai Heavy Industries posts 900 bln won profits for First Half of 2016
16:59 The Port of Gdansk at the Maritime Silk Road International Forum in China
16:35 CMA CGM implements GRR from all Asian ports to Pakistan / West India / Sri Lanka
16:13 Technip awarded key IRM frame agreement in UKCS
15:57 New TSHD Sommers commences dredging at Makhachkala seaport (photo)
15:40 Wan Hai and AEG signed cooperation agreement aim to reduce emission pollution at Port of Long Beach
15:20 The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners approves US largest voluntary port mitigation fund
15:08 Partial Busan North Port Container Terminal to be reconfigured to cruise terminal
14:56 Rosmorport’s Arkhangelsk Branch Ice Pilots escorted 15 vessels of Jan De Nul to the Gulf of Ob
14:42 DP World signs MOU with Taiwan International Ports Corporation
14:33 Kandalaksha Bay VTS obtains Certificate of Compliance
14:02 Port of NY & NJ welcomes two maiden voyages
13:48 CTSP annouces half-year 2016 operating results
13:13 Technip awarded by Woodside large subsea contract for Greater Enfield development
12:50 Indicative bunker prices go down at the port of Saint-Petersburg (graph)
12:31 DP World reports 2 .5% gross volume growth in H1 2016
12:01 New RS class icebreaker laid down in Saint-Petersburg
11:52 Rosmorport and MSC GROUP discussed project on construction of sea terminal in the city of Pionersky
11:37 HMD, POSCO and ILSHIN LOGISTICS to build 50,000 dwt LNG-fuelled bulk carrier
11:23 ClassNK makes breakthrough finding for ultra-large container ships
11:18 Korsakov-Wakkanai ferry link resumes operation from August 1, 2016 (photo)
11:00 Baltic Dry Index down to 696 points
10:45 Samil PwC gives green light for HHI’s 3.5 trillion won management improvement plan
10:24 Brent Crude futures price down 0.53% to $44.99, Light Sweet Crude – down 0.47% to $42.72
10:03 The Tall Ships Races 2016: the fleet says farewell to Lisbon
09:41 LNG-Gorskaya obtains permit for construction of eco-port in Saint-Petersburg
09:17 SPB Marine LLC will supply silencers Discom for the research vessel

2016 July 26

18:26 VOS Princess and VOS Principle start maiden voyages
18:06 Stena Line methanol project shortlisted for Global Freight Awards
17:56 Wärtsilä REvolution system takes sealing technology to a new level
17:43 Amendments into FTP on Nizhny Novgorod hydrosystem brought up for public discussion (document)
17:36 COSCO delivers Emergency Response Rescue Vessel