• 2016 September 20 15:40

    Krylov Center takes part in round table meeting dedicated to import substitution in commercial shipbuilding

    The second International specialized exhibition «Import Substitution» aimed to demonstrate the development potential of Russian enterprises and organizations in manufacturing competitive import-substituting products and services was held from 13 to 15 September 2016 in Crocus Expo IEC in accordance with Executive Order of the Russian Federation Government, says press center of Krylov State Research Center. In the course of round table «Import substitution in commercial shipbuilding. Outcomes and prospects» which took place during the last day of exhibition, i.e. on September 15, 2016, the participants discussed the main outcome of import substitution program implementation for the first half of 2016 and further incentive measures to boost the progress in this area.

    One of the main papers «Current activities of the Chief Designers’ Council (ship machinery & instrumentation)» was delivered at the round table by Oleg Timofeev, Deputy Director General of the Krylov State Research Centre — Council’s base scientific institution. As it was reminded by Mr. Timofeev, the Chief Designers’ Council was established by the order of the Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation in November 2015 with its major task to implement integrated scientific and technical policy for design and manufacturing of ship machinery and instrumentation. Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Alexander Potapov was appointed as a Chairman of the Council and the heads of working groups were assigned as follows: KSRC Director General v. S. Nikitin — ship machinery; Director General of Concern CSRI Elektropribor, JSC, academician v. G. Peshekhonov — ship instrumentation.

    Oleg Timofeev further on advised round table participants in greater detail about import substitution challenges that were discussed at the Council meetings during the first half of the year 2016. In particular, the matters of establishment of «The main trends in ship machinery and instrumentation development for implementation of current governmental programs», innovative dual-use technologies in ship machinery and instrumentation etc. Optimization of Customer — Designer economic considerations attained for the projects of nuclear-poweredicebreaker LK-60 (designed by CDB Iceberg) and naval ship of project 14400 (designed by CDB Baltsudoproekt, integral part of the Krylov State Research Centre) with maximum involvement of domestically-produced equipment (10% and 0% of imported equipment respectively) was named by Oleg Timofeev as a positive example of successful activities of the Council and its Working Group (ship machinery).




2020 July 1

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14:26 Panama emphasises its support for seafarers' rights
13:43 DNV GL grants type approval for Aquarius UV / EC BWMS
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11:09 Aker Solutions awarded letter of intent for Askeladd Vest
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2020 June 30

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18:02 Damen concludes keel laying on 75-metre crane barge for a project in Panama
17:50 Bunker prices decrease at the Port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia (graph)
17:46 Diana Shipping announces signing of a supplemental agreement with BNP Paribas and the sale of a Panamax dry bulk vessel
17:27 BIMCO publishes Covid-19 crew change clause
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16:25 BLRT Grupp shipped last sections of railway bridge to Stockholm
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10:06 New Chairman appointed to the National Maritime Safety at Sea Council
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09:15 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, June 30

2020 June 29

19:07 GTT takes the lead in the 2019 French list of ETI patent applicants
18:37 PortXL presents 22 promising and innovative maritime start-ups and scale-ups
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17:30 Fincantieri announces steel cutting of the forward section for Chantiers de l’Atlantique
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16:31 Norsepower unveils first tiltable Rotor Sail installation with SEA-CARGO agreement
16:26 Admiral Makarov frigate of RF Navy’s Black Sea Fleet conducted exercises in the Mediterranean Sea
15:59 Stena Line starts the construction of two new larger E-Flexer ferries
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