• The 3rd International Conference “The Development of Icebreaking and Harbour Support Services Fleet”

    Dates:   2019 September 16

    Venue: Saint-Petersburg

    The Conference is meant to be a practical platform for discussions between shipbuilders, customers and contractors related to the fleet of icebreakers, tugboats and vessels providing bunkering and environmental services.
    The largest operators of towing/bunkering/search-and-rescue/icebreaking fleet, Russian and foreign shipbuilders, designers, shipping and stevedoring companies, state regulators are invited to participate.

    Draft Programme

    09.00 - 10.00 Registration of participants / Сoffee reception

    10.00 – 12.30. Session I. “Harbour and Support Services Fleet”

    • Development of harbour fleet services in Russian seaports
    • Current condition of emergency response and salvage fleet in the seaports of Russia
    • Modern multipurpose vessels of support and technical fleet
    • Market environment for the construction of harbour fleet
    • Latest concepts and designs of ice-class towing vessels
    • Construction of modern bunker vessel fleet in Russia
    • Supply of components for the construction of the harbour and support fleet
    • New digital technologies for the harbour and support fleet

    13.00 - 14.30 Session II. “Funding of Shipbuilding Projects”

    • State measures to support shipbuilding industry in Russia
    • Leasing
    • Financing of a turnkey project

    15.30 - 18.00 Session III. "Icebreaking and Dredging Fleet"

    • Regulatory environment for icebreaking and harbour fleet operations in Russia
    • Russian and foreign shipyards capabilities for the construction and repair of icebreaking and support vessels
    • On the construction of icebreaking fleet for Russian and foreign customers: nuclear-powered, diesel-electric and LNG-powered icebreakers.
    • Development of dredging fleet in Russia. Using international experience in this segment
    • Components supply for the construction of icebreaking fleet
    • New digital technologies for icebreaking and dredging fleet
     Evening reception

    Contacts of the Organization Committee:

    Tel. (812) 570-78-03,  (812) 712-45-16 ,  (812) 712-45-01

    Fax (812) 570-78-03  mn@portnews.rusnitko@portnews.ru