• 2016 January 26 16:26

    Yantar Shipyard contracted to build three SK-3101R-series fishing vessels for Kamchatka based V.Lenin Fishing Farm

    Kaliningrad, Russia based Baltic Shipyard Yantar (member of United Shipbuilding Corporation) on January 22, 2016 signed a contract with Fishing Collective Farm named after V. Lenin based in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky to build a series of three purse seine / pelagic trawlers of Project SK-3101R, the shipbuilding company said.

    Under the contract terms keel-laying of the first vessel is scheduled for July 2016 and delivery of the series to the Customer in H2 2018.

    "The signing of the contract was the result of months of mutual work for the best technical and financial solutions for fleet renewal of V. Lenin Fishing Collective Farm. Prior to the contract signing Yantar Shipyard acted as a technical adviser, helping to select the series designer and assisted in dealing with equipment suppliers  and Sberbank Leasing that will co-finance the project," said the first deputy General Director of Yantar Shipyard Eduard Yefimov.

    "For the first time in more than 20 years, Russia will build a series of fishing vessels this type. By implementing this project, Yantar Shipyard begins a new stage in the development of the domestic fishing fleet based on the latest achievements of world fishing technologies", the shipbuilder said.

    The SK-3101R purse seine / pelagic trawler was designed by a Norwegian engineering company Skipskompetanse A.S. that provided design, engineering drawings and technical assistance.

    The fishing vessel particulars: length overall: 50.6 m, beam: 12 m, main engine rated power about 2200 kW. The vessel was designed for trawl, seine and purse seine deep-water fishing.

    Kaliningrad-based Baltic Shipbuilding Plant “Yantar” (Yantar Shipyard) was founded on July 8,1945 on the basis of a Koenigsberg unit of German’s Schichau Werft. Yantar Shipyard specializes in building and repair of warships and civil boats. Throughout the years the Shipyard has built 154 warships and more than 500 merchant vessels. The Russian Government holds majority stake in the shipbuilding firm through Western Center of Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of state-owned United Shipbuilding Corporation.



    Yantar Shipyard to build SK-3101R trawlers series for Kamchatka Fishing Farm

    Kaliningrad, Russia based Baltic Shipyard Yantar (member of United Shipbuilding Corporation) on January 22, 2016 signed a contract with Fishing Collective Farm named after V. Lenin based in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky to build a series of three purse seiners trawlers of Project SK-3101R, the shipbuilding company said.

    Under the contract terms keel-laying of the first vessel is scheduled for July 2016 and delivery of the series to the Customer in H2 2018.

    "The signing of the contract was the result of months of mutual work for the best technical and financial solutions for fleet renewal of V. Lenin Fishing Collective Farm. Prior to the contract signing Yantar Shipyard acted as a technical adviser, helping to select the series designer and assisted in dealing with equipment suppliers and Sberbank Leasing that will co-finance the project," said the first deputy General Director of Yantar Shipyard Eduard Yefimov.

    "For the first time in more than 20 years, Russia will build a series of fishing vessels this type. By implementing this project, Yantar Shipyard begins a new stage in the development of the domestic fishing fleet based on the latest achievements of world fishing technologies", the shipbuilder said.

    The SK-3101R purse seiner / pelagic trawler was designed by a Norwegian engineering company Skipskompetanse A.S. that provided design, engineering drawings and technical assistance.

    The fishing vessel particulars: length overall: 50.6 m, beam: 12 m, main engine rated power about 2200 kW. The vessel was designed for trawl, seine and purse seine deep-water fishing.

    Kaliningrad-based Baltic Shipbuilding Plant “Yantar” (Yantar Shipyard) was founded on July 8,1945 on the basis of a Koenigsberg unit of German’s Schichau Werft. Yantar Shipyard specializes in building and repair of warships and civil boats. Throughout the years the Shipyard has built 154 warships and more than 500 merchant vessels. The Russian Government holds majority stake in the shipbuilding firm through Western Center of Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of state-owned United Shipbuilding Corporation.




2016 June 24

18:28 Subsea 7 announced vessel substitution, offshore Brazil
18:00 Vympel Shipyard lays down border patrol boat of project 1496М1 Lamantin for FSB coast guard (photo)
17:40 Two new ports with annual capacity of 5 mln t each to be built in Dikson (Krasnoyarsk Territory)
17:36 Largest and most powerful MAN B&W engine enters service aboard large boxship
17:24 NYK's Bulk Argentina rescues sailors in distress
16:24 Kiel is first German port of call for “Mein Schiff 5”
16:20 RS rules conform to the IMO goal-based standards
15:30 Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex features a concept of one stop shop for all state orders, says Dmitry Rogozin (photo)
15:02 Crowley to launch weekly LCL shipping service from Houston to 33 port destinations in the Caribbean Basin July 1
14:45 U.S. Navy takes delivery of LCS 8 from Austal
14:02 CMA CGM implements GRR from Asia to Red Sea
13:11 BS Offshore takes delivery of X-STERN, X-BOW wind farm SOV from Ulstein Verft
13:02 Jacques Vandermeiren is new CEO of Antwerp Port Authority
12:33 Damen wins best paper award
12:23 Skou appointed new CEO of Maersk Group
11:56 German towage specialist Bugsier adds first Damen ASD 2411 tug to its fleet
11:21 Austal secures contract to build the largest high speed ferry for Mols
11:00 Warships of the Northern Fleet perform antisubmarine tasks in the White Sea
10:37 LUKOIL shareholders approved dividend distribution based on the results of 2015 in the amount of RUB 112 per ordinary share
10:12 Brent Crude futures price down 4.3% to $48.73, Light Sweet Crude – down 4.43% to $47.91
09:55 Baltic Dry Index up to 596 points
09:39 LUKOIL shareholders elected the Board of Directors
09:24 Bad weather may disrupt Kerch Straits ferry operations
09:18 Indicative bunker prices are flat at the port of Saint-Petersburg (graph)

2016 June 23

18:39 Flag-hoisting on Rosatomflot's Tambey tug in Murmansk
17:48 Offshore STS transshipment terminal Vostochny-2 to be launched in 2016
17:21 Kerch Strait to be temporarily closed to shipping in August 2017
17:15 Wärtsilä acquires Weir American Hydro to strengthen presence in hydro and industrial services
16:15 Experts says, manufacturers of LSFO supplied to ships often fail to confirm specifications stated
16:12 Bronka port successfully offloads heavy-lift cargo from BBC Citrine
15:20 Kiel welcomes P&O’s “Arcadia” on maiden call
15:16 Big Port St. Petersburg eyes joining EU THESIS-S system
14:40 MABUX: Bunker fuel market uncertainty high over Brexit vote
14:18 RS ship construction rules conform to IMO goal-based standards
14:15 Ninety six Crowley vessels honored with Jones F. Devlin Awards
13:15 JSC “Latvian Shipping Company” reaches agreement on extension of the loan facility for two tankers
13:03 Investments in transport infrastructure in Crimea to rise 30% in 2016, official says (photo)
12:34 Bill on porto franco regime expansion in Far East expected to pass final reading in State Duma
12:31 Damen and Ampelmann team up for marine access demonstration
12:16 BIMCO launches new standard agreements for novation of shipping contracts
12:06 Shortage of IFO180 product keeps prices high at Far East ports
11:32 EVRAZ NMTP's year-to-date cargo traffic hits 5 million tonne mark
11:14 Three more PDAs to be created in Russia's Far East, official says
10:08 Crude oil futures price edges up to $50,04 in London, in New York to $49,27
10:03 Navigator of the Seas makes maiden calll at Passenger Port of St. Petersburg
09:20 Baltic Dry Index climbs to nearly 600 points
09:14 Rolls-Royce to moor the world’s first offshore fish farm rig

2016 June 22

18:47 EU set to create European Border and Coast Guard
18:14 Western Bulk Chartering AS completes private placement
17:57 Flag hoisting ceremony for Rosneft Sakhalin tanker built by Zvezda shipyard will be held in September 2016
17:26 APM Terminals looks to integrate automation throughout terminal operations for gains in safety and productivity
17:22 CMA CGM implements GRR from Asia to South Africa
17:00 COSCO (Zhoushan) Shipyard delivers 111,000 DWT oil tanker “FRONT JAGUAR”
16:58 Port of Gdansk is ready to handle inland navigation
16:14 EUROGATE Container Terminal Hamburg is again voted “Best Container Terminal Europe 2016”
16:00 Maersk Line launches new and improved Asia-North Europe Network
15:58 Wilh. Wilhelmsen holds naming ceremony of new HERO vessel
15:53 Cargo transportation by Ukraine’s water transport up 2.4% to 1.9 mln t in Jan-May'16
15:32 COSCO (Dalian) Shipyard delivers a module carrier
15:14 Panama Canal conducts trial transit through the expanded Cocoli Locks