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  • 28 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Finnish Transport Agency is procuring a new icebreaker to replace the old icebreaking fleet. The chosen shipyard to build the icebreaker was Arctech Helsinki Shipyard Oy. Tendering process was carried out according to the public procurement regulation. The shipbuilding contract is planned to be sign by the end of this year and building of […]

  • 28 November 2013

    The Finnish Transport Agency is procuring a new icebreaker to replace the old icebreaking fleet. The chosen shipyard to build the icebreaker was Arctech Helsinki Shipyard Oy. Tendering process was carried out according to the public procurement regulation. The shipbuilding contract is planned to be sign by the end of this year and building of […]

  • 23 January 2014
    Vessels

    Arctech Helsinki Shipyard secured a contract to build a new icebreaker for the Finnish Transport Agency. The Finnish Transport Agency procures a new icebreaker to renew the aging fleet of state-owned icebreakers, to improve the level of icebreaker services and to ensure the competitiveness of Finnish exports. The procurement is worth 123 MEU and the […]

  • 15 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    P&O Maritime Services Pty Ltd has decided to pull back from the Australian Government’s procurement process for a new icebreaker. The company formally notified Australian Department of the Environment that it was withdrawing from the process in late December 2014. The reason behind the withdrawal remained undisclosed. “Due to the commercial sensitivity surrounding P&O Maritime’s decision to withdraw […]

  • 23 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Arctech Helsinki Shipyard will build the new icebreaker for the Finnish Transport Agency. The Finnish Transport Agency informed about the results of the tendering process on the 22nd of January 2014. The Finnish Transport Agency procures a new icebreaker to renew the aging fleet of state-owned icebreakers, to improve the level of icebreaker services and […]

  • 23 January 2014

    Arctech Helsinki Shipyard will build the new icebreaker for the Finnish Transport Agency. The new icebreaker will help the Agency to renew the aging fleet of state-owned icebreakers, to improve the level of icebreaker services and to ensure the competitiveness of Finnish exports. The procurement is worth approx $166.5 million and the final contract will […]

  • 17 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    On April 16, the Finnish Transport Agency signed a contract with Aker Arctic Technology Inc for the design of the new icebreaker for the Finnish Government. Aker Arctic in cooperation with ILS Oy will design the vessel and prepare the technical documents needed to arrange the tender for its construction in compliance, take responsibility over […]

  • 17 April 2013

    On April 16, the Finnish Transport Agency signed a contract with Aker Arctic Technology Inc for the design of the new icebreaker for the Finnish Government. Aker Arctic in cooperation with ILS Oy will design the vessel and prepare the technical documents needed to arrange the tender for its construction in compliance, take responsibility over […]

  • 17 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Efficient and cost-effective icebreaker assistance is a critical factor affecting the competitiveness of Finland’s economy and foreign trade. It is the responsibility of the Finnish Transport Agency to provide the operating framework for winter navigation and to ensure effective year-round seaborne transports. The Finnish icebreaking capacity will decrease in the next few years. In order […]

  • 18 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Havyard has agreed a contract with the Russian shipping company FEMCO about design and construction of a Havyard 843 Ice, an icebreaking offshore vessel. The vessel will be designed by Havyard Design & Solutions in Fosnavaag, Norway and is going to be constructed at Havyard Ship Technology`s shipyard in Leirvik in Sogn, Norway. The vessel […]

  • 6 February 2018

    Sovcomflot has held a naming ceremony for a new icebreaker supplier built by Arctech Helsinki Shipyard.

  • 13 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    In a significant long term commitment to Tasmania and Antarctica, the Australian government has approved the process to procure a new icebreaker to replace the ageing Aurora Australis. The new icebreaker, that will be based in Hobart, is part of the commitment of the Abbott Government to boost jobs and growth in Tasmania. A modern sophisticated […]

  • 11 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Finnish shipbuilder Arctech Helsinki Shipyard held a naming ceremony today for the new-generation icebreaker named Polaris. The nearly 110 metres long icebreaker will be powered by both diesel and liquefied natural gas (LNG), which will significantly reduce both carbon emissions and fuel costs. Upon completion, Polaris will be the most environmentally friendly icebreaker in the […]

  • 14 October 2011

    China plans to build polar research icebreaker by itself, said a spokesman for national oceanographic department. Construction project of a new icebreaker has been officially adopted by National Development and Reform Commission, said the official. A tender for the name of icebreaker will be announced in Nov 2011. According to concept design, length of the […]

  • 18 November 2013

    Havyard has agreed a contract with the Russian shipping company FEMCO about design and construction of a Havyard 843 Ice, an icebreaking offshore vessel. The vessel will be designed by Havyard Design & Solutions in Fosnavaag, Norway and constructed at Havyard Ship Technology`s shipyard Leirvik, in Sogn. The vessel will become newbuild No.122 and is […]

  • 22 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Rosatomflot has revealed its plans to construct an LK60, the largest and most powerful nuclear icebreaker ever built, that will be deployed in the Northern Sea Route. Vyacheslav Ruksha, General Director of Rosatomflot, says to BarentsObserver that the estimated cost for a new icebreaker is € 1.1 billion and is already included in Rosatomflots’s 2012 […]

  • 30 November 2015

    Norwegian shipbuilder Havyard Ship Technology AS named its newbuild 122, the icebreaker Aleut at Skoltekaien quay in Bergen, Norway on November 28. In November 2013, Havyard signed a contract to design and build the first of the three Havyard 843 ICE icebreaking offshore vessels for the Russian shipping company Femco. The Havyard 843 ICE design, Aleut, […]

  • 14 October 2011

      China plans to build polar research icebreaker by itself, said a spokesman for national oceanographic department. Construction project of a new icebreaker has been officially adopted by National Development and Reform Commission, said the official. A tender for the name of icebreaker will be announced in Nov 2011. According to concept design, length of […]

  • 16 November 2012

    The Northern Sea Route is rapidly becoming an alternative to the existing intercontinental shipping routes between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans through Suez and Panama Canals. The interest for the Northern Sea Route has grown due to significant reduction of navigation period between ports of Europe and South-East Asia and absence of pirate threats. The […]

  • 28 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    The Polar Research Institute of China (PRIC) has selected AML Oceanographic’s Moving Vessel Profiler as the underway profiling system for their new icebreaker, Xuelong 2. This is the second contract for the deep water, underway profiler MVP300 secured through AML’s local agent, Laurel Technologies Company of Hong Kong, within the last four months. The solution […]

  • 2 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The United States President Barack Obama has proposed to accelerate the acquisition of new icebreakers for the U.S. Arctic amid expected increase of marine traffic in the area as sea-ice cover diminishes. According to Obama, the United States needs to boost its icebreaking fleet capacity as the country technically has three icebreakers in its fleet – all under […]

  • 2 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The United States President Barack Obama has proposed to accelerate the acquisition of new icebreakers for the U.S. Arctic amid expected increase of marine traffic in the area as sea-ice cover diminishes. According to Obama, the United States needs to boost its icebreaking fleet capacity as the country technically has three icebreakers in its fleet – all under […]