More from: Industry and Energy

With a budget deficit of 23 billion rubles, Russia’s new gateway to the Arctic could be delayed.
August 17, 2017
«It will last at least until year 2020».
August 16, 2017
With operations more than 400 kilometers north of mainland Norway, Greenpeace says it is the most controversial and aggressive drilling globally this year.
August 15, 2017
License areas in the Pechora Sea and south Kara Sea are up for seismic shooting.
August 14, 2017
Only the new plant in Murmansk, a key project component, will employ up to ten thousand people, the company chairman says to Prime Minister Medvedev.
August 11, 2017
Airliner that flies with half of seats empty between Oulu, Luleå and Tromsø is hoping to gather fresh cash.
August 10, 2017
The Arctic LNG-2 will be bigger, cheaper and based on new technology put together by engineers in Murmansk.
August 09, 2017
Drilling results from the Kruzenshternskoye field in Yamal are very prospective, natural resource Minister Sergey Donskoy reveals in an interview.
August 07, 2017
Production moved from Taimyr Peninsula to Kola Peninsula following the closure of the nickel plant in Norilsk.
August 07, 2017
The hope was to find additional oil resources, but the like with the drilling in late July, the findings were more gas.
August 07, 2017
Loaded with liquified gas from Norway’s Snøhvit field, the «Christophe de Margerie» is making it unescorted across the Northern Sea Route to South Korea.
August 01, 2017
The «Nanhai-VIII» spuds this year’s only offshore well in the oil-rich Russian Arctic region.
August 01, 2017
The two reactors on “Akademik Lomonosov” will not have uranium fuel on board when being towed around Scandinavia next year.
July 22, 2017
“This is not the result were hoping for,” says Jez Averty with Statoil after latest Barents Sea drilling.
July 20, 2017
Twenty million tons of crude oil has been shipped out of the Russian Arctic in the last six months, shipping major Sovcomflot announces. The company says its new Arctic tankers will be run by gas.
July 11, 2017
Business tycoon Maksim Vorobyov and his Russian Aquaculture acquires Villa Smolt AS, a Norwegian company with license to produce an annual 5 million young salmon and trout fish.
July 07, 2017
The Kayak well in the Barents Sea is believed to hold up to 50 million barrels. The discovery can possibly be connected to the development of the nearby Johan Castberg field.
July 03, 2017
And it will happen in the course of the next ten years.
June 30, 2017
The Johan Castberg will come on stream in year 2022 and prepare the way for the development of more northern fields, a new company report reads.
June 27, 2017
The semi-submersible «Nanhai VIII» will soon head to the Leningradskoye field off the coast of Yamal on a drilling mission for Gazprom Neft.
June 26, 2017
«This will truly be a unique oil field», Rosneft leader Igor Sechin says as he gives the president a core sample from the ongoing Arctic drilling operation.
June 22, 2017
The Italian power generator wins a Russian government tender on the construction of a 201 MW capacity park in the Russian Arctic region.
June 22, 2017
New exploration acreage is vital for our jobs and economy, the country’s oil minister highlights as he invites the oil industry into the most pristine part of the Norwegian shelf.
June 21, 2017
Prime Minister Medvedev gives thumbs up for gas company Novatek’s grand plans off the coast of Murmansk.
June 19, 2017
Drilling in the Gulf of Khatanga by the Laptev Sea indicates significant resources, the state oil company says.
June 19, 2017