VESSEL REVIEW | Kapitan Egorov – Russian crab boat designed for Far East waters

Kapitan Egorov, the Russian Crab Group of Companies' newest crab catching vessel

The Russian Crab Group of Companies recently took delivery of a new crab fishing vessel built locally by Onega Shipbuilding and Ship Repair Plant. Kapitan Egorov was designed for operation in unrestricted navigation areas, allowing it to haul up to 120 tonnes of live crab over long distances. Long...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/fishing/potting/vessel-review-kapitan-egorov-russian-crab-boat-designed-for-far-east-waters/

Russia’s “shadow” tanker fleet targeted by new UK sanctions

A suspected Russian shadow tanker following its apprehension in Indonesian waters, July 2023

The UK government, in co-ordinated action with G7 partners to support Ukraine, recently announced 50 new sanctions designations and specifications to degrade Russia’s ability to wage war. New targets include ships in Russia’s “shadow fleet”, institutions at the heart of Russia’s financial system,...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/shipping/tankers/russias-shadow-tanker-fleet-targeted-by-new-uk-sanctions/

Container Vessel News Roundup | June 14 – Singaporean, Norwegian and Dutch newbuilds, new Russian design and Taiwanese six-ship order

New container vessels have been delivered to owners in the Netherlands, Norway, and Singapore. A Taiwanese company orders six methanol-ready 2,400TEU ships. Finally, a Russian design firm unveils a new concept vessel that can also transport dry cargo. X-Press Feeders takes delivery of 7,000TEU newbuild from Chinese yard Singapore shipping company X-Press Feeders has taken […]

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https://www.bairdmaritime.com/shipping/boxships/container-vessel-news-roundup-june-14-singaporean-norwegian-and-dutch-newbuilds-new-russian-design-and-taiwanese-six-ship-order/

Citing Russia’s shadow fleet, Finland calls for greater oil spill response resources in the Baltic

Littoral states along the Baltic are upping their campaign to take action against Russia’s so-called dark fleet of ageing tankers transiting the region. Finland has called for the European Union to buy a vessel ready to handle oil spills in the northern part of the Baltic. Finland’s Transport and...

https://splash247.com/citing-russias-shadow-fleet-finland-calls-for-greater-oil-spill-response-resources-in-the-baltic/

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