NOVATEK formally joins Arctic Economic CouncilThe Arctic Economic Council (AEC) is an international business forum set up in 2014 on the initiative of the Arctic Council with the goal of facilitating business-to-business activities and promoting the Arctic region's responsible economic growth.
Cosco Shipping plans to invest in 3 LNG carriers for "Arctic LNG 2 Project"For the Arctic LNG 2 initiative, Cosco Shipping Energy Transportation has announced it has approved a proposal to invest in three LNG carriers.
U.S. Coast Guard icebreaker heads to ArcticAfter the coronavirus pandemic scuttled their normal voyage, the crew of the Polar Star, the only operating heavy-duty icebreaker for the US Coast Guard, is preparing for a special mission north to the Arctic.
Aker Arctic to develop next generation icebreaker design for Finland and SwedenA contract for the production of new icebreakers for challenging Baltic Sea escort operations has been signed by Aker Arctic Technology Inc, the Swedish Maritime Administration (SMA) and the Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency (FTIA).
Canada's first Arctic and offshore patrol ship launchedHarry DeWolf, the first Arctic and Offshore patrol ship of Canada was delivered to the Government of Canada on 31 July 2020 in Halifax, NS.
Climate change may cause intense waves in ArcticExtreme ocean surface waves with catastrophic effects on Arctic coastal communities and infrastructure could become larger due to climate change.
Tersan Shipyard announces the new contract with P/F HavborgTersan Shipyard Inc. has signed a new deal with P/F Havborg of Faroe Islands for an Arctic Freezer Trawler
Two Canadian shipyards to join forces for a polar icebreakerTwo Canadian shipyards have signed a contract bid to deliver the next polar icebreaker under the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS) of Canada.
US Navy and UK Navy went Arctic for drillsThe United States 6th Fleet (C6F) performed a bilateral naval anti-submarine warfare (ASW) exercise with the United Kingdom, above the Arctic Circle, May 1, 2020.
Atlas Ocean unveils its 2021-2022 Antarctica voyageAtlas Ocean Voyages announced that it will launch its inaugural winter season 2021-2022 Antarctica in early May 2020 onboard the first ship of the line, The World Navigator.
Russia's hydrographic vessel continues its long-distance cruise to AntarcticaPacific Fleet's "Marshal Gelovani" hydrographic vessel (HV) continues its long-distance voyage to the Antarctic coast, RF Defense Ministry's press center says.
AAD medevacs an Antarctic expeditioner from US base in AntarcticaThe Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) claims it carried out an emergency medical evacuation of an expeditioner from a base in the United States in a 3,500 kilometer desperation dash from Hobart.
Ban of Heavy Fuel Oil in Arctic shipping continuesIMO continues its efforts to adopt a ban of Heavy Fuel Oil in the Arctic by 2021 during a meeting in London.
Damen Shipyards Group selects Trojan Marinex ballast water treatment system for Antarctic Research VesselAfter careful evaluation, Damen Green Solutions has designed a ballast water management system (BWMS) for the Government of Australia’s next-generation Antarctic Supply and Research Vessel (ASRV).