2018 June 27
China opens bids for first nuclear-powered icebreaker
China National Nuclear Corporation on June 21st said bids are welcome from domestic yards to build the country’s first nuclear-powered icebreaker...
First Yamal LNG cargo to head through Arctic to Asia departs
The first cargo from Russia’s 5.5mtpa Yamal LNG project to head through the Arctic Northern Sea Route to Asia has now set course...
ESPO Blend crude oil loading plan from Kozmino port set at 2.8 mln t in August
ESPO Blend crude oil ESPO-DUB loading plan from Russia’s Pacific port of Kozmino was set at 2.8 million tonnes in August compared to 2.6 million tonnes in July...
2020 September 16
Copartnership of Nordic Engineering JSC and Petrobalt Design Bureau has designed a port icebreaker of 6-8 MW in capacity (Project IBP07) ordered by FSUE Rosmorport. Two ship concepts have been developed: a conventional ship running on liquid fuel and an LNG-powered ship. The project foresees high local content of components and equipment.
New icebreaker designed in Russia. What is it like?