Shipping’s Decarbonization Will Need Major R&D Investment

Collaboration and investment in technology development key for meeting IMO's targets

Spotted: SCF's New Ship Transits Northern Sea Route Alone

Sovcomflot’s new multifunctional icebreaking standby vessel Fedor Ushakov completed its first eastward ...

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Russia’s Demand for Nuclear Icebreakers to Be Determined

The Center for Strategic Development will evaluate Russia’s demand for next-generation super-heavy ...

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First Unescorted LNG Ship Transits Northern Sea Route

Image Courtesy: Total Christophe de Margerie, the world’s first ice-breaking liquefied natural gas (LNG) ...

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Sovcomflot Calls For Better Safety Measures on NSR

Russia’s largest shipping company SCF Group (Sovcomflot) has urged the Russian government to continue with ...

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Nordic Bulk Carriers in Russian Coal Shipping Deal

Shipping firm Nordic Bulk Carriers and Arctic Mining Company, managed by Russia’s VostokCoal, have signed an ...

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Northern Sea Route's Traffic Volume Set to Triple by 2020

Commercial shipping in the Arctic will undoubtedly continue to grow strongly, according to Evgeny Ambrosov, Senior ...

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Bulker Collides with Iceabreaker in Northern Sea Route

A bulk carried managed by Danish shipping firm Nordic Bulk Carriers collided with an atomic icebreaker Vaygach ...

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Gallery: 1st Ship Sails Open Hatch via Northern Sea Route

Image Courtesy: Hansa Heavy Lift German shipping company Hansa Heavy Lift has transported the first-ever ...

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Spotted: Happy Rover Sails the North Pole in One Season

In today’s spotted we bring you an image of BigLift Shipping’s Happy Rover that became the first heavy lift ...

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Arctic Liner Shipping to Become Viable around 2040

The likelihood of the Northern Sea Route (NSR) to replace the Suez Canal in the transportation of the containerized ...

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NSR, Northwest Passage Open for Shipping

The Northern Sea Route (NSR) has opened for commercial shipping this year as of September 3rd, Japan-based global ...

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Iceland’s Whale Meat Heading for Northern Sea Route?

A freighter carrying 1,800 tonnes of fin whale meat arrived in Tromso, Norway late last week, non-governmental ...

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Northern Sea Route to Overpower Suez Canal

Roughly two thirds of the world trade that passes through the Suez Canal, which is 8% of the global total, will be ...

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South Korea, Norway to Expand Arctic Cooperation

South Korea and Norway are stepping up their efforts in the joint development of a new shipping route in the ...

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Northern Sea Route Traffic Mostly One-Directional

Northern Sea Route Traffic Mostly One-Directional

The Arctic Institute has released the report ”Arctic Shipping: An Analysis of the 2013 Northern Sea Route ...

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Record Number of Applications to Sail Northern Sea Route

This summer saw a record number of applications for permission to sail the Northern Sea Route, Wathernews Global ...

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Northrop Grumman Winterising Arctic Operating Ships

Northrop Grumman Winterising Arctic Operating Ships

Northrop Grumman Corporation has developed a winterisation field upgrade kit that will extend the low temperature ...

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SCF’s Tanker First to Transit Northern Sea Route ...

Sovcomflot Group’s (SCF) Anichkov Bridge is the first large capacity tanker to transit the Northern Sea Route ...

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Forecast on the Expected Ice Conditions in the Arctic ...

Russian Federal State Institution, the Northern Sea Route Administration (NSRA) has released the official ...

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Horizons Magazine: Northern Sea Route Likely to Become ...

Vessels using the harsh, sometimes hazardous, Northern Sea Route (NSR) linking the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans will ...

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New Icebreakers to Boost Shipping Along Northern Sea Route

New Icebreakers to Boost Shipping Along Northern Sea Route

The Northern Sea Route is rapidly becoming an alternative to the existing intercontinental shipping routes between ...

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