Ice breakers are special type of ships which are designed to break ice and make way in extremely cold climatic regions. These unique types of vessels are also some of the most powerful machines made by man. Find out more about ice breakers and their working inside the article.
Learn about the different types of factors that are taken into consideration while designing ice class vessels.
Thordon Bearings has received a Canadian Coast Guard contract to supply six award-winning SeaThigor shaft seals for retrofit installation to three purpose-built icebreakers.
The world’s first LNG-fueled icebreaker, Polaris, received LNG fuel in January from the Pori LNG import terminal and in February from the Manga LNG terminal located in the Röyttä Harbor in Tornio, Finland.
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Bollinger Shipyards has selected Tampa Shipyard for design and construction of up to three heavy polar icebreakers, and three additional medium sized breakers under consideration by the Coast Guard.
GTT concluded, a contract with the Norwegian shipyard VARD for the supply of the LNG tanks of the expedition ship PONANT Icebreaker.
Weakened outlook in international icebreaking and marine services business will result in layoffs on Arctia Ltd’s multipurpose icebreakers.
MOL announced that from March 27 to March 28 the first loading operation of the Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier Vladimir Rusanov, which was jointly ordered by MOL and China COSCO Shipping was conducted in the Yamal LNG plant at Sabetta port.