Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Maritime News

Arctech Helsinki Delivers Fourth and Final Multi-Functional Icebreaker to Russia’s SCF Group

Finland’s Arctech Helsinki Shipyard has delivered the fourth icebreaker in a four-vessel series for Russian shipping company SCF Group (Sovcomflot). The vessel, known at the yard as NB 514, was...

February 7, 2018
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Friday, October 14, 2016
News

WATCH: Tour the World’s First LNG-Powered Icebreaker

The world’s first LNG-powered icebreaker, Polaris, was delivered by Arctech Helsinki to the Finnish Government in September. The ship is designed to serve for at least 50 years in icebreaking,...

October 14, 2016
Total Views: 30

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Maritime News

Arctech Helsinki Delivers World’s First LNG-Powered Icebreaker to Finnish Government

Finnish shipbuilder Arctech Helsinki Shipyard has delivered the most world’s first LNG-powered icebreaker to the Finnish government. The shipyard delivered the icebreaker Polaris Wednesday to the Finnish Transport Agency, which...

September 28, 2016
Total Views: 35

Thursday, May 12, 2016
News

Ship Photos of the Day – World’s First LNG-Powered Icebreaker ‘Polaris’

The world’s first LNG-powered icebreaker left the Arctech Helsinki Shipyard in Finland on its first set of sea trials last month to test the functionality of the vessel prior to...

May 12, 2016
Total Views: 59

Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Maritime News

Ship Photos of the Day – Russia’s Newest Icebreaker, MV Murmansk

Arctech Helsinki Shipyard marked Christmas Day with the delivery of the Baltic Sea icebreaker Murmansk at Vyborg Shipyard in Russia.  Murmansk is the second in a series of three diesel-electric icebreakers ordered by Rosmorport and the...

December 30, 2015
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Tuesday, September 15, 2015
News

Sanctioned Arctech Helsinki Shipyard Hopes for Icebreaker Zeal in Arctic

  By Jussi Rosendahl HELSINKI, Sept 15 (Reuters) – On a sunny day on the Helsinki seafront, sparks fly from steel welding at the bustling Arctech shipyard, which seems insulated...

September 15, 2015
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Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Maritime News

Arctech Helsinki Shipyard Launches Russian Icebreaker

Finnish shipyard Arctech Helsinki on Wednesday celebrated the launch of a new icebreaker being built for the Russian government. The vessel, named ‘Murmansk’, is part of a three-vessel series ordered...

March 25, 2015
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Thursday, January 1, 2015
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News

Arctech Helsinki Acquired by Russia

As of 30 December 2014, Finland’s Arctech Helsinki Shipyard is now 100 percent owned by Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) after the company acquired the other half of Arctech’s shares...

January 1, 2015
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Monday, August 11, 2014
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News

Arctech Helsinki to Deliver Sovcomflot Icebreaker Trio

Arctech Helsinki Shipyard announced today receipt of a USD $380 million newbuild contract from Sovcomflot for three icebreaking stand-by vessels. Sovcomflot’s intentions for this order were announced in July and...

August 11, 2014
Total Views: 29

Monday, April 21, 2014
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News

Arctech Helsinki Wins Icebreaking PSV Order from Sovcomflot

Arctech Helsinki Shipyard announced today the signing of a EUR 100 million order with Sovcomflot for a new icebreaking platform supply vessel (PSV). Upon delivery in 2016, this ship will...

April 21, 2014
Total Views: 9

Monday, February 17, 2014
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Engineering News

Arctech Helsinki and USC Joint Venture to Build New Finnish Icebreaker

Arctech Helsinki Shipyard, in a joint venture with Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC), signed a contract with the Finnish Transport Agency to build a new 19MW dual fuel LNG-powered icebreaker...

February 17, 2014
Total Views: 21

Thursday, December 12, 2013
News

“Sideways” Icebreaker Launched at Arctech Helsinki Shipyard

An innovative and somewhat strange new icebreaking multipurpose emergency and rescue vessel has been launched at Arctech Helsinki Shipyard.

December 12, 2013
Total Views: 32

Wednesday, November 27, 2013
News

Arctech Helsinki to Build New Icebreaker for Finnish Government

Arctech Helsinki Shipyard said Wednesday it has won a public tender from the Finnish Transport Agency for the construction of a new dual-fuel icebreaker for the Finnish government.

November 27, 2013
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