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Friday, August 25, 2017
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Interesting

Icebreaking LNG Carrier Completes Unescorted Journey Through Northern Sea Route in Just 6 Days, 12 Hours

A Russian icebreaking LNG carrier has become the first commercial vessel to travel the full length of the Northern Sea Route without an icebreaker escort. The

August 25, 2017
Total Views: 34

Thursday, January 5, 2017
PHOTOS: ‘HHL Valparaiso’ Delivers STS Cranes via North Sea Route
Maritime News

PHOTOS: ‘HHL Valparaiso’ Delivers STS Cranes via North Sea Route

Melting polar icecaps have allowed the Hansa Heavy Lift vessel HHL Valparaiso to successfully transport two ship-to-shore cranes via the Northern Sea Route.

January 5, 2017
Total Views: 60

Thursday, January 22, 2015
Sanctions Sap Allure of Russia’s Arctic Shipping Route
Maritime News

Sanctions Sap Allure of Russia’s Arctic Shipping Route

Western sanctions on Russia are restricting the Arctic shipping route along its north coast to domestic cargoes and energy exports with many foreign firms

January 22, 2015
Total Views: 11

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Northern Sea Route Transit Applications Hit Record High in 2014
Maritime News

Northern Sea Route Transit Applications Hit Record High in 2014

The Northern Sea Route of the Northeast Passage saw a record number of applications for permits to sail the famed arctic route in 2014, while sea ice extent

October 28, 2014
Total Views: 36

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
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Maritime News

Lingering Ice Delays Opening of Northern Sea Route

Shipping activity in the Northern Sea Route, an Arctic passage that can cut transit times by half for vessels traveling between north Europe and Asia, will

September 9, 2014
Total Views: 8

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Maritime News

Arctic Ice Melt Seen Freeing Way for South Korea Oil Hub

Melting Arctic ice is widening a path for ships to deliver European oil to Asia, stoking South Korea’s ambition to become a regional storage and trading

July 22, 2014
Total Views: 64

Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Northern Sea Route May Be Safer with Anglo-Russian Radio Navigation Initiative
News

Northern Sea Route May Be Safer with Anglo-Russian Radio Navigation Initiative

The perils of the new Arctic shipping route, warmed by climate change, may diminish with a British-Russian radio navigation initiative, under development to

November 6, 2013
Total Views: 5

Tuesday, October 15, 2013
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News

Insurance and Icebergs Still Present Huge Obstacles for Arctic Shipping

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Oct 15 (Reuters) – The new shipping route opened up through the Arctic by climate change will not be crowded any time soon.

October 15, 2013
Total Views: 37

Thursday, October 10, 2013
Vitol Brings Asian Diesel to Europe via Arctic’s Northern Sea Route

Vitol Brings Asian Diesel to Europe via Arctic’s Northern Sea Route

The world's top oil trader Vitol has brought tankers with Asian diesel to Europe via the Arctic Ocean, a journey rarely used for oil, in yet another evidence

October 10, 2013
Total Views: 29

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
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News

Dynagas Delivers LNG Cargo to Japan via Northern Sea Route

Oct. 1 (Bloomberg) — Japan is set to receive its second spot cargo of liquefied natural gas from Norway via the Northern Sea Route as the world’s

October 1, 2013
Total Views: 30

Thursday, September 12, 2013
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News

Stena Bulk and Hyundai Glovis to Collaborate in Arctic Shipping

Stena Bulk and South Korean Hyundai Glovis, the Hyundai group’s shipping arm, have announced a plan to work together on a long term shipping strategy

September 12, 2013
Total Views: 79

Wednesday, September 11, 2013
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Interesting

Port of Rotterdam Sees Arrival of First Commercial Ship via Northern Sea Route

A Chinese cargo ship has become the first commercial vessel to reach Rotterdam from Asia via the Northern Sea

September 11, 2013
Total Views: 449

Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Tanker Damaged by Ice in Northern Sea Route, Remains Stuck
Interesting

Tanker Damaged by Ice in Northern Sea Route, Remains Stuck

A tanker fully laden with diesel fuel has found out first hand that the Northern Sea Route is no place for taking

September 10, 2013
Total Views: 65

Monday, August 26, 2013
Russian Authorities Board Greenpeace Protest Ship in Arctic
News

Russian Authorities Board Greenpeace Protest Ship in Arctic

Greenpeace accused Russia on Monday of trying to block its protest against offshore drilling in the mineral-rich but ecologically fragile Arctic after Russian

August 26, 2013
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
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Blog

Tschudi Shipping: The Northern Sea Route Should Not Be Ignored

Global warming is making the Arctic Ocean more accessible for navigation and providing the maritime industry with the means to avoid using lengthy transits to

July 2, 2013
Total Views: 375

Saturday, June 22, 2013
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Gazprom Set To Compete In Asia LNG Market

By Melissa Akin and Denis Pinchuk ST PETERSBURG, Russia, June 21 (Reuters) – Gazprom is ready to take on potential Russian and Australian rivals for

June 22, 2013
Total Views: 12

Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Opportunity Ripe for Shipping Boom Along Arctic Northern Sea Route, Experts Say
News

Opportunity Ripe for Shipping Boom Along Arctic Northern Sea Route, Experts Say

Shipping along the Arctic northern sea route is set to grow more than 30-fold over the next eight years and could account for a quarter of the cargo traffic

May 29, 2013
Total Views: 30

Monday, December 17, 2012
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News

International Chamber of Shipping Addresses Key Issues on Arctic Shipping

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), which represents over 80% of the world merchant fleet, has issued a new position paper on Arctic shipping. As the

December 17, 2012
Total Views: 13

Monday, November 26, 2012
dynagas icebreaker lng carrier northern sea route
Multimedia

Icebreakers Escort the LNG Carrier “Ob River” Through Northern Sea Route [IMAGE]

The “Ob River” is an ice classed LNG carrier with four membrane-type tanks, with holding capacity of 147.5 thousand cubic meters or 66.4 thousand

November 26, 2012
Total Views: 21

Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Vladimir Tikhonov Sovcomflot suezmax northern sea route tanker
Defense

On Thin Ice: U.S. Capability Lacking in the Race for the Arctic

By Ensign Joseph P. Walter, US Navy For years now there has been talk about how the Arctic is heating up—both in the physical sense and in terms of

August 8, 2012
Total Views: 99
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