2022 August 29
The cruise ship conflict: Europe’s port cities vs floating hotels
But despite cruise enthusiasts’ eagerness to climb back aboard, residents and politicians of the cities where they step ashore have not all welcomed them back with open arms...
South Korean shipbuilder bets on methanol-powered vessels in decarbonisation push
One of the world’s greatest shipbuilders expects orders for methanol-powered ships to surge within the coming many years...
2022 December 1
A new shipyard for construction of large vessels on Kotlin island (where the city of Kronstadt is located) planned by Rosatom according to its announcement in summer 2022 may get one of the first orders from PAO Far Eastern Shipping Company. The parties are discussing the possibility of building 16 universal dry cargo container ships and 8 tugs. As far as IAA PortNews knows, the facility will first work as a distributed shipyard of Baltiysky Zavod which can also be partially controlled by Rosatom.
Shipbuilding portfolio is being formed for Kotlin shipyard