Monday, July 7, 2014
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Sovcomflot Extends Order for More Icebreaking Standby Vessels

Building on a similar order in April, SCF Group (Sovcomflot) and Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd. announced today the newbuild order for three additional Vitus Bering series of multi-functional icebreaking standby...

July 7, 2014
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Wednesday, July 2, 2014
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Maritime News

Sovcomflot Tanker Busted for Using Scanned Paper Charts Through Great Barrier Reef

Australia’s Administrative Appeals Tribunal last week affirmed the Australian Maritime Safety Authority’s October 2013 detention of the 2007-built Liberian-flagged product tanker SCF Yenisei. The vessel is operated by SCF Unicom, a...

July 2, 2014
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Thursday, May 1, 2014
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Maritime News

Greenpeace Goes Bananas as Sovcomflot Tanker Arrives in Rotterdam

Sovcomflot’s ice class shuttle tanker Mikhail Ulyanov has been the target of a huge Greenpeace protest today upon arrival in Rotterdam. The tanker, which is rated to operate in waters...

May 1, 2014
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Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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Maritime News

Yamal LNG to Order 16 New Gas Carriers – Report

MOSCOW, April 23 (Reuters) – The Yamal LNG project in Russia’s Arctic has chosen Russian Sovcomflot, Japan’s Mitsui OSK and Canada’s Teekay LNG to build gas carriers worth $5 billion,...

April 23, 2014
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Monday, April 21, 2014
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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
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Monday, March 17, 2014
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Maritime News

Sovcomflot Orders First of Many New Ice-Breaking LNG Carriers

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) won a newbuild order from Sovcomflot today to build a 170,000 m3 icebreaking LNG carrier.  The vessel will be used to deliver liquefied natural...

March 17, 2014
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Wednesday, March 12, 2014
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Cairn Chooses Russian X-Bow For Seismic Work Offshore India

Singapore-based offshore specialist Nordic Maritime, in collaboration with Sovcomflot (SCF Geo), has been awarded a USD $23.5 million contract to provide 3D marine seismic data acquisition and processing services off the...

March 12, 2014
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Monday, January 20, 2014
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SPOTD: Sovcomflot’s Newest LNG Carrier, the Velikiy Novgorod

Sovcomflot, Russia’s largest shipping company held a naming ceremony today at STX Offshore & Shipbuilding celebrating their new ice-class 170,200 cbm LNG carrier, Velikiy Novgorod.   Velikiy Novgorod and her sister vessel Pskov were ordered by...

January 20, 2014
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Friday, June 21, 2013
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Gazprom Announces Plan to Build 13 Ice-Class LNG Carriers, New Strategic Partnerships

  In St. Petersburg, Russia, it was a day of signatures and handshakes as strategic partnerships were formed between Russian energy major Gazprom, JSC United Shipbuilding Corporation, and the Russian...

June 21, 2013
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Monday, February 11, 2013
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OAO Novatek May Need 16 Arctic LNG Carriers to Support Yamal Project

(Bloomberg) — OAO Novatek, Russia’s largest non- state gas producer, may require $5.6 billion worth of liquefied natural gas tankers to transport fuel from its Yamal LNG project in Russia’s...

February 11, 2013
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Wednesday, August 8, 2012
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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 human interest....

August 8, 2012
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Tuesday, July 3, 2012
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Engineering News

Russia Asks for Badass Arctic Supply Boats, Helsinki Shipyard Delivers

The hull assembly of arctic offshore vessel NB 507 was started at the Keel Laying Ceremony at Helsinki Shipyard 3 July 2012. The ship is the sister vessel of NB...

July 3, 2012
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Sunday, June 24, 2012
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American Banks Sign Financing Deal with Sovcomflot, Russia’s Biggest Shipowner

SAINT PETERSBURG – OAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group) announced on Friday that Citigroup and Bank of America Merrill Lynch signed a USD $140 million, 7 year loan agreement to finance the construction...

June 24, 2012
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Russia Signs Almost $3 Billion in Shipbuilding Deals

In the second day of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Russia’s largest shipbuilder, United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC), signed a joint venture agreement with South Korea’s STX Shipbuilding to build a...

June 24, 2012
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