2018 January 16
Admiral Vladimirsky oceanographic vessel reaches Indian Ocean
The Russian Baltic Fleet’s Admiral Vladimirsky oceanographic research ship has begun its research mission in the Indian Ocean...
2018 January 15
New Black Sea coal terminal potentially delayed until 2019: sources
Construction of a new coal terminal was expected to be completed this year, but a shipping source close to the project said this was likely to have been postponed until at least 2019...
Tuapse Commercial Seaport Initiates Expansion Program
Russia's Tuapse Commercial Seaport JSC (TCSP) plans to spend $34.1 million (RUB 1.93 billion) of its own funds to finance the company’s investment program in 2018...
Finland expresses concern over rise in Russia’s cargo ship inspections
The Finnish government has voiced concern over surprise inspections on Finnish cargo ships visiting Russian ports in recent weeks, saying delays had been a problem for shipping companies...
2018 January 11
Pakistan and Iran will open Russia access to the Indian Ocean
One of the most promising projects of 2018 for our country is the development of meridional tracks, and in particular, the development of Turksib, extended to India and Pakistan...
Yet another new Arctic LNG tanker comes to Sabetta
The almost 300 meter long tanker this week sailed into the Gulf of Ob on its maiden trip through Arctic waters...
Russia's floating power plant clear for operation
Russian State Expert Examination Board (Glavgosexpertiza) has approved the operation of the floating nuclear power plant Akademik Lomonosov...
2018 January 9
Tankers: Worldscale flat rates set to fall at Russia's Novorossiisk
Worldscale flat rates are set to fall for voyages to and from the Russian port of Novorossiisk...
Sillamäe port wants state to contribute €6 million to passenger terminal
Building a passenger terminal would help restore the shipping route between Sillamäe and the Sourth-Finnish town of Kotka...
Caspian countries change principle of controlling ships
The Caspian littoral states have made a decision to establish a unified regime for the state control of ships in ports by analogy with the Black and Mediterranean seas...
Arrival of US destroyer in Ukraine’s major port posing no risk for Russia - Russian MP
Arrival of a U.S. destroyer in the Odessa port does not pose any risk for Russia and the situation is under control...
2017 December 29
LNG: Maritime's fuel of the future
The move to LNG as fuel in the maritime sector picks up steam, as CMA CGM announced plans to outfit nine of its new 22,000 TEU containerships with LNG fueled engines.
2018 January 18
Russia numbers more than 60 seaports and dozens of stevedoring companies. Mooring facilities and docking equipment at many of them are obsolete and worn-out while their domestic production is not sufficient. This situation opens great potential for foreign suppliers.Advanced solutions for ports
Russia numbers more than 60 seaports and dozens of stevedoring companies. Mooring facilities and docking equipment at many of them are obsolete and worn-out while their domestic production is not...Advanced solutions for ports