Synopsis

Shipbuilding

  • Marine Complex Systems Company offers to create special economic zone by 2015
  • The first contracts for the joint implementation of shipbuilding projects
  • Civil multipurpose salvage vessels line
  • Eliche Radice: supply of screw propellers for high-speed vessels
  • Ellehammer A/S: tradition, simplicity, safety
    The fire safety equipment, pumps and ejectors produced by Ellehammer are designed to conform to the wishes and needs of our customers. Being proud of traditions of craftsmanship, Ellehammer easy optimise individual products to perform the specific function for which they are required.

Shipping

  • Training ship Professor Khlustin receives upgrade
    In Vladivostok, the newly-upgraded training vessel Professor Khlustin, operated by Admiral G.I. Nevelskoy Maritime State University (Vladivostok), was unveiled before representatives of Russia’s maritime and academic communities. The ship’s first voyage with cadets from the Faculty of Marine Engineering is scheduled for the end of May, 2013.
  • Hempel improves its antifouling coating range
  • Eliche Radice obtained the Russian River Register Certification
    Starting from April 10th 2013 the company Eliche Radice S.p.A. is the first Italian company certified by the Russian River Register. The company has long been active on the Eastern European markets in which it operates with satisfaction and programs more than interesting for the future. In 2013, Radice propellers will exhibit at the IMDS of St. Petersburg in July and at the NEVA, also in St. Petersburg, but in September.
  • PureBallast 3.0 system – a leader in ballast water treatment technologies

Ports

  • Gazprom Neft’s Bunker business enters the international market
    Gazpromneft Marine Bunker, operator of Gazprom Neft’s bunker business, has acquired its first international asset, Marine Bunker Balkan S.A. (Romania), which operates in the Black Sea port of Constanta, from Unicom Holding.
  • "Ingosstrakh" summed up the insurance of ships and ship owners' liability for 2012
  • En+ Group, Shenhua and China Development Bank Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement to Develop Coal Resources in Russia
    Moscow, 22 March, 2013 - En+ Group, Russia’s leading diversified natural resources industrial group, Shenhua Group, the world’s largest coal producer, and China Development Bank today announced the signing of an agreement on strategic cooperation on coal resources development in the East of Russia. The agreement was inked in Moscow by Artem Volynets, CEO of En+ Group, Zhang Xiwu, Chairman of Shenhua Group and Chen Yuan, Chairman of China Development Bank, in front of the Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Rogozin and the Vice- Premier of the People’s Republic of China Wang Yang.
  • New Seaport Is Given a Name
    The Government of Russia by its regulation dated 25.04.2013 № 374 gave the name "Sabetta" to the new seaport, which is being constructed in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District at the coast of the Ob mouth of Kara Sea. Its boundaries were set earlier by Government of Russia regulation dated 26.02.2013 № 242-r.
  • Port News

Ocean and shelf exploration

  • New Russian icebreaking supply vessel named in honour of Alexei Chirikov
    The appearance and inclusion of high-tech vessels in Russian shipping company fleets, and the considerable involvement of local enterprises in their construction, contributes to the development of Russia’s domestic maritime and shipbuilding industries.
  • Aker Arctic to design new icebreaker
    On 16th of April, 2013 the Finnish Transport Agency signed a contract with Aker Arctic Technology Oy for the design of the new icebreaker for the Finnish Government. Aker Arctic in cooperation with ILS Oy will design the vessel and prepare the technical documents needed to arrange the tender for its construction in compliance, take responsibility over the performance of the vessel, and will assist the Transport Agency in negotiations with shipyards later this autumn.


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