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The «Akademik Lomonosov» has been officially handed over to the Russian state nuclear power company.
July 04, 2019
It is the third year in a row that drilling rig «Nan Hai 8» arrives in Murmansk to prepare for drilling in Arctic waters.
July 04, 2019
The «Vladimir Rusanov» is breaking its way from Sabetta to Korea through Russia’s Arctic route.
July 02, 2019
Companies Mitsui and JOGMEC acquire a 10 percent share in Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2.
July 01, 2019
The «Akademik Lomonosov» will be towed from Murmansk to Pevek in August when the sea ice is at its minimum for the season.
June 28, 2019
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signs the decree that is to turn the remote Arctic settlement into a hub for shipments on the Northern Sea Route.
June 26, 2019
The unique birdlife on the island of Kolguyev needs protection, environmental authorities say.
June 25, 2019
The company that was to develop the huge natural gas field in the Barents Sea has been quietly abolished.
June 21, 2019
Deputy Prime Minister Maksim Akimov pays a visit to Murmansk where the building of the new Lavna terminal is making its way.
June 20, 2019
Operations are in the making at Payakha, the oil fields that could become among the biggest in the Arctic.
June 18, 2019
Equinor drills its second dry well in the license area located on 74 degrees North, near the border to Russia.
June 17, 2019
The Russian natural gas company cuts investments in mineral exploration by 10 billion and announces the establishment of a new major subsidiary on geological survey.
June 13, 2019
On the desolate shores on peninsula Gydan comes the terminal that is to serve one of Russia’s biggest ever Arctic projects.
June 12, 2019
Mining technology company Outotec will take part in the development of the Pavlovsky zinc and lead mine in Novaya Zemlya.
June 10, 2019
Natural gas producer Novatek sign deal with COSCO on shipping on the Northern Sea Route.
June 07, 2019
The developers of the Northern Sea Route team up with DP World, the global port operator based in the Arab gulf state. Container shipping is among the priorities.
June 06, 2019
Japanese and Nordic partners team up with Russia’s telecom giant MegaFon, sign MoU to set up trans-Arctic telecom company.
June 06, 2019
Petter Østbø is new CEO of Eurochem Group, the company that owns major mining resources in the Kola Peninsula and controls a big share of the Murmansk seaport.
June 03, 2019
Environmentalists say government neglects not only the young protesters, but also professional advice of leading experts.
May 29, 2019
Legislators in Murmansk send a clear message to natural gas company Novatek; More locals must be involved in the building of the LNG plant in Belokamenka.
May 27, 2019
With two powerful nuclear reactors, Rosatomflot’s third LK-60Ya icebreakers will help Russia export even more gas to Asia by 2022.
May 25, 2019
While the Nerpa Shipyard on the Kola Peninsula starts preparing to unload nuclear fuel from the reactors of the old icebreaker «Arktika», the Baltic Shipyard in St. Petersburg loads fresh uranium fuel into the reactors on the new «Arktika».
May 24, 2019
The Ob LNG will be developed exclusively with Russian technology.
May 23, 2019
The «Nan Hai Ba Hao» has found more than a trillion cubic meters of natural gas in the Kara Sea. The rig will be back in the area this summer.
May 20, 2019
The Chinese shipping company confirms readiness to increase transit shipments on the Northern Sea Route.
May 14, 2019