• 2017 September 11


    Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex and GTT ink agreement

    Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex has signed an agreement with Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT) to evaluate the potential for the shipbuilding complex to construct membrane systems for LNG storage...

  • 2017 September 8


    Zvezda Shipyard to bid for building Leader nuclear icebreaker

    Russia’s Zvezda Shipyard has begun the necessary paperwork to obtain a nuclear shipbuilding license, as it plans to bid for building the Leader nuclear icebreaker...

  • 2017 September 8


    China to set up $15b fund for joint projects with Russia

    China is working for the establishment of an investment fund worth 100 billion yuan ($15.3 billion) to finance regional cooperation projects between China and Russia...

  • 2017 September 8


    Sea Ports: In Good Hands

    “In the past eight months we have obviously seen an increase in cargo turnover. Comparing the results of 2017 and 2016, the growth has totaled 30-35% in the sector in the Far East”...

  • 2017 September 6


    Russia chooses adviser for sale of state grain trader

    Russia has chosen an investment firm to advise it on the sale of a controlling stake in state grain trader United Grain Company (UGC), signalling it will press ahead with the privatisation despite market uncertainty due to poor relations with the West...

  • 2017 September 6


    Ten million tons of Arctic oil through Murmansk terminal tanker

    The 300,000 ton tanker has become a key component in Russia’s oil exports through the Arctic. Less than two years after it was based in the Kola Bay, the «Umba» has handled ten million tons of oil...

  • 2017 September 6


    South Korea, Far East Development Fund to invest up to $2 bln in projects in Russia

    The Export-Import Bank of Korea together with the Far East Development Fund (FEFD) may invest up to $2 bln in projects in the Far East in the next three years...

  • 2017 September 6


    Russian Delegation to Attend China Cruise Shipping

    A major delegation from Russia has made a commitment to attend the 12th annual China Cruise Shipping, being held in Sanya, China, November 5-7...

  • 2017 September 6


    Global Ports’ Bulk Focus Pays Off

    Global Ports Investments, a container port operator servicing Russian cargo flows, has released its operational results for H1 2017 and boasted a 41% increase in bulk throughput...

  • 2017 September 6


    Industry collaboration is crucial for tech innovation, MSC CIO says

    A common approach to standardization can help turn new innovations into actual strategic business initiatives...

  • 2017 September 4


    Alia Instruments Expert at Dredging Today Conference

    Dredging Today Conference (DTC) confirms Jan Peters, Director Alia Instruments BV, as speaker during the event...

  • 2017 September 1


    Murmansk works to lift ecologically hazardous sunken ships

    A rural area in Russia’s far northwest near Murmansk has begun tackling the problem of raising from the Arctic more than a hundred orphaned shipwrecks and other dangerous nautical debris...