• 2017 November 24 16:46

    Cargo traffic in Kama Basin of Russia’s IWW grew by 22.4% to 13.40 mln t (photo)

    Navigation season in the Kama Basin of Russia’s inland water ways has been closed today, 24 November 2017, says Federal Marine and River Transport Agency (Rosmorrechflot) referring to Kama Basin Administration.

    According to the statement, the hydrological conditions were favorable for cargo shipping, hence the growth of cargo traffic to 13,407,500 t (+22.4% vs the result of 2016 navigation).

    Passenger traffic was flat, year-on-year, at 75,400 tourists.

    In the navigation season of 2017, aids to navigation were operating at 1,892 km of the Kama Basin IWW. Maintenance of the waterways was performed by 21 buoy tenders, 5 dredgers and 2 floating cranes.

    Total number of floating aids to navigation – 2,122 including 1,509 floating and 613 onshore aids to navigation. The number of lighted aids to navigation – 1,521.

    All hydraulic engineering structures of the Kama Basin were put into operation by the beginning of the navigation season. The number of lock operations  was flat, year-on-year, at 5,395. The number of vessels passing the locks grew by 5.9% to 11,899.

    The Kama Basin Administration is in charge of 3,347 km of waterways in four entities of the Volga Region: Perm Territory, Udmurtia, Bashkortostan and Tatarstan.

    Main water routes: Kama, Belaya, Chusovaya, Sylva, Obva, Inva, Kosva and Vishera rivers.




2018 November 22

14:15 Krasnoye Sormovo to build one more series of RSD59 dry cargo carries for Pola Rise
14:03 Diana Shipping commences self tender offer to purchase up to 4,166,666 shares
13:03 PIL upgrades Pakistan-Mundra Express Service
12:28 PGNiG Group: sustained improvement in Q3 2018 YTD financial performance
12:00 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to the Middle East Gulf
11:30 DEME, Quadran Energies Marines and Shell present wind farm partnership Moulins de Flandre
11:19 BIMCO aims to publish cyber security clause in spring 2019
11:02 Maersk Line implements Low Water Surcharge for the terminals on Rhine River
10:55 Eyes on Asia as BIMCO develops new gas contracts
10:32 GTT receives an order from DSME for the tank design of two new LNG carriers for a European ship-owner
10:13 Albwardy Damen celebrates its tenth anniversary
09:57 Brent Crude futures price up 2.54% to $64.12, Light Sweet Crude – up 3.65% to $55.38
09:18 Baltic Dry Index is up to 1,008 points

2018 November 21

18:06 YPF awards EXMAR a long - term contract to produce and export the first LNG from Argentina Barge - based floating liquefaction unit
17:36 Teesport container volumes up to 54,400 TEU in October 2018
17:06 Jan De Nul wins DPC Award in Amsterdam
16:45 Rosmorport and First Ore Mining Company sign agreement on construction of port facilities on Novaya Zemlya
16:32 DEME’s next generation offshore installation vessel ‘Orion’ launched in China
16:16 Damen Shiprepair Vlissingen supporting construction of Offshore Substation for Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm
15:54 Production development in Port of Riga will contribute to national economy
15:21 Optimarin consolidates Fednav relationship with retrofit and newbuild orders
14:57 Sovcomflot is working towards supply of MR ships running on LNG
14:38 Port Management Company holds photo exhibition at Transport Week 2018
14:21 ICTSI wins fifth straight The Asset ESG tilt
14:00 Russia needs large Ro-Ro ships for Caspian Sea – Igor Levitin
13:42 Scrubbers to lose ground in five-six years - Sergey Frank
13:21 Port of Oakland sees second trucker turn to all-electric cargo rig
12:49 Commercial speed of 10-12 knots to be ensured for cargo shipments along the Northern Sea Route – Vyacheslav Ruksha
12:03 Rail project at Port of Long Beach wins $14 mln grant
12:00 Capacity of Russian ports exceeds 1 billion tonnes per year – Yevgeny Ditrikh
11:37 TurkStream gas pipeline’s offshore section completed
11:12 NYK looks to FinTech to realize cashless ships
10:56 Nobel laureate will speak at VIII International Forum "Arctic: Today and the Future" with a report on climate change
10:33 Transport Week participants named imperfect regulations the key problem of seaborne transport
10:10 Brent Crude futures price up 1.63% to $63.55, Light Sweet Crude – up 1.7% to $54.34
09:49 SHI receives AiP from LR for INTELLIMAN smart ship solution
09:35 Bunker prices continue decreasing at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
09:14 Baltic Dry Index is down to 1,003 points

2018 November 20

18:21 Igor Levitin suggests separating positions of Deputy Transport Minister and head of Rosmorrechflot
18:06 MAN Energy Solutions wins order to supply the engine for a new dredger in southern China
17:53 Workshop aimed at building oil pollution preparedness and response capacity held in the Republic of Guinea
17:36 “K” Line announces delivery of new LPG carrier for Gyxis Corporation
17:18 Atomflot: first delivery of fish by NSR expected in summer-autumn season of 2019
17:04 Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v Sideris GS with Berge Bulk
16:47 Rashid Sharipov as Chairman of the Board of Directors NCSP BoD
16:25 NIBULON Shipbuilding and Repair Yard launched second POSS-115 Project tug
16:04 OOCL announces improvements to Asia – Middle East 1 and Asia – Middle East 3
15:50 Storage area line launched at Vostochny Port’s Phase 3
15:34 New overpass at Maasvlakte 2 opens
15:03 Port of Oakland works to reduce impact of trucks
14:33 The port of Marseille Fos is engaged in reducing shipemissions by developing LNG as a marine fuel
14:03 Teesport Intermodal Rail Terminal celebrates fourth anniversary
13:43 12th Transport of Russia Forum and Exhibition opens in Moscow
13:10 Damen signs with Rimorchiatori Spezzini for two new Damen ASD Tugs 2411
13:02 Bunker prices are going down in the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
12:38 CCCC Dredging supports the 6th Forum of Dredging Companies as its Sponsor
11:54 Concession agreement signed for construction of coal terminal “Lavna”
11:30 OOCL introduces the new West Africa Service 2
10:45 Major ASW ship Severomorsk of RF Navy's Northern Fleet escorts Indian civilian vessel in the Gulf of Aden
10:23 Russian Railways’ BoD makes decision on discounts for cargo transportation in 2019