2019 September 5
Atomflot Inks Contract for Another Two Nuclear-Powered Icebreakers
FSUE Atomflot (Rosatomflot), a Russian icebreaker operator and part of Rosatom, has signed a contract for the construction of the fourth and fifth nuclear-powered icebreakers with JSC Baltic Shipyard...
VEB.RF: Russia to Pay around USD 4.5 Bn for New Arctic LNG 2 Tankers
The fifteen new ice-class liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers, that are envisaged to be deployed for the Arctic LNG 2 project, would cost over RUB 300 billion...
SCF’s Aframax Wraps Up NSR Voyage Using Only LNG
Sovcomflot’s LNG-fueled Aframax crude oil tanker Korolev Prospect completed its commercial voyage along the Northern Sea Route (NSR) on September 2...
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?