MOL announced that the Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier “Vladimir Rusanov”, made its first call at the LNG Terminal in Ohgishima, located inside Tokyo Bay in Japan.
Atomflot, the nuclear icebreaker port of Murmansk recently signed a contract for the construction of Leader, a huge icebreaker on which rests Moscow’s hopes of keeping the shipping routes of the Arctic region open throughout the year.
This video was shot in the Arctic Ocean in March 2018. For 7 days our crew passed through the Barents Sea to Karsky around the Novaya Zemlya archipelago on the nuclear icebreaker Yamal.
The final voyage of Australia’s Antarctic icebreaker RSV Aurora Australis departs Hobart for sub-Antarctic Macquarie Island.
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.
Our Canadian waterways play a crucial role in our culture, history, and economy. Keeping these waterways safe and open for business is a priority for the Government of Canada.