Gazpromneft Shipping was established in December 2008 in order to provide operational management of Gazpromneft Marine Bunker's own fleet. Gazpromneft Shipping provides bunkering and petroleum transportation services.
The Company holds licences for:
- providing cargo transportation services by sea;
- conducting cargo handling operations with dangerous goods in seaports.
The quality and security management system has been implemented at Gazpromneft Shipping. The system has been certified for compliance with the requirements of the International Safety Management (ISM) Code and the ISO 9001:2008 “Quality management systems” international standard.
Nine bunkering vessels currently operate under Gazpromneft Shipping’s management: Gazpromneft Zuid East, Gazpromneft Zuid West, Gazpromneft Omsk, Gazpromneft Nord East, Gazpromneft East, Gazpromneft West, Gazpromneft Nord, Gazpromneft Zuid, Gazpromneft Nord West. The Company has the most extensive geography of activities across the Russian territory, and it operates in all key sea and river ports of Russia as well as in the Tallinn port. The vessels carry out bunkering operations in the ports of the North-Western region, in the Black Sea, in the Far East and outside the Russia’s territorial waters. Bunkering operations of fishing vessels in fishing areas are performed as well.
According to Gazpromneft Shipping's technical policy, the age of vessels purchased by the Company should not exceed 10 years, and vessels in operation should not be older than 25 years.
Gazprom Neft Shipping is a member of the “National Chamber of Shipping” union.