• 2017 April 27


    Construction of Rosneft base in Murmansk to start in two years

    The construction of a coastal base on the premises of the 82nd shipyard in Murmansk to support oil major Rosneft’s offshore hydrocarbon production projects will begin in two years...

  • 2017 April 27


    Russia speeds up manufacture of icebreaker reactor

    Russia's Zio-Podolsk has completed "one of the most complex" manufacturing operations on the reactor head of the Sibir nuclear-powered icebreaker, using a new tool that reduces the time required to bore holes in the structure from 150 days to 36 days...

  • 2017 April 27


    Five Russian sailors detained in Libya freed

    The Five Russian sailors, who were detained on board MERLE cargo vessel inside Libyan waters off Al-Zawiya shores, returned to Russia after two months of negotiations with Libyan authorities...

  • 2017 April 27


    Russia to launch LNG-fueled oil tankers

    When Russia’s biggest tanker operator launches four new vessels next year, they won’t just be carrying oil to northern Europe but the hopes of the liquefied natural gas industry...

  • 2017 April 27


    Russian navy ship crashes into vessel carrying livestock in Black Sea

    A Russian naval reconnaissance ship has sunk after it crashed into a freighter carrying livestock in the Black Sea, near Turkey...

  • 2017 April 25


    JGC building huge modular LNG plant in the Arctic

    A construction of a huge liquefied natural gas plant on the Yamal Penninsula, Russia, is under way by JGC...

  • 2017 April 25


    Russian Project 23550 Arctic patrol ship laid down

    Russia's JSC Admiralty Shipyards, a subsidiary of the United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC), laid down the lead Project 23550 ice-class patrol ship Ivan Papanin...

  • 2017 April 25


    Russia to be world's largest LNG producer says President Putin as ice-breaking LNG carrier makes Arctic debut

    The PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group) vessel Christophe de Margerie successfully berthed at the gas terminal in Sabetta Port in the Russian Arctic on Thursday...

  • 2017 April 25


    90 years for Damen

    Damen is celebrating nine decades of operations in the shipbuilding industry. From small beginnings in the 1920s, the company has grown into a renowned maritime service provider...

  • 2017 April 24


    Sovcomflot takes on Polarcus seismic vessel

    Norway's Polarcus has delivered its Polarcus Amani seismic vessel, without streamers, to Russia's Sovcomflot in Bergen...

  • 2017 April 24


    United Wagon Co forms tank container subsidiary

    Rolling stock manufacturing group United Wagon Co has established a subsidiary to arrange multimodal tank container and container shipments in the CIS region, southeast Asia and the Middle East...

  • 2017 April 24


    New N. Korea-Russia ferry service to start

    ...the Mangyongbong-92 will sail between Russia's port city of Vladivostok in the Russian Far East and Sonbong, a port in North Korea's Rason Special Economic Zone...