Barque Sedov: 10 Months Around the World

March 20 was ten months from the date of publication of the circumnavigation of the Russian sailing ship, four-masted barque "Sedov". During this time, the stern of the ship remained for more than 33 thousand nautical miles, two oceans — the Atlantic and Pacific. Docked at the port in 22 of 19 countries of the world. Sailboat three times already crossed the equatorial line of the planet, and the range of temperature conditions voyage was over 60 degrees — sorokogradusnuyu heat from Polynesia to twenty below the Russian Primorye.

 

Even now, after a partial

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Batumi port has stopped working due to high levels of radiation

Batumi port closed: on the tracks found high levels of radiation. According to preliminary information, the source of radiation was found in the scrap metal in the city's port. Container with radioactive contents is on the railway platform.

All employees of the Batumi port quickly evacuated. Scrap metal was to be shipped to the ship to send abroad. How hazardous waste ended up in the port of Batumi and which country was to leave until set.

In connection with an emergency situation at the scene sent rescue teams, called experts in Tbilisi. All roads leading to the port, blocked access

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Altay region to supply the army of Angola 3000 tons of flour

It will be aimed at ensuring food security of the armed forces of the country.

Shipment Altai products will be by sea through the port of Novorossiysk and then to the port of Luanda — Angola's capital, ITAR-TASS reported.

Thanks to the excellent quality of the Altai flour is known and is in high demand not only in Russia, but also confidently gaining foreign trade markets. Earlier Altai millers were the first suppliers to fast-growing market of Indonesia.

Lithuania will sign an agreement with Belarus on the transit of Venezuelan oil

Society The document stipulates that in the next two years, at least 2.5 million tonnes of Venezuelan oil will be transported annually through Klaypedki port and railways in Lithuania and Belarus to Belarusian refineries.

Lithuania expects this week to sign an agreement with Belarus on the transit of Venezuelan oil, said in an interview with BelaPAN Director General of the Lithuanian company Klaipedos nafta Rokas Masiulis.

"We hope this week to decide on this matter," — said Masiulis.

On He said, Now the parties are "commercial negotiations". "Our proposals are known to the Belarusian side, but in this case, select

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UCL1 opened the container line Istanbul — Dnepropetrovsk

First Ukrainian Container Line UCL1 made its first flight from Turkey to route Istanbul-Odessa. Call at Dnipropetrovsk River Port was made possible after the opening of navigation on the Dnieper River.

UCL1 opened the container line Istanbul — Dnepropetrovsk

As reported by the portal Trans-Port in the company, loading containers on a ship lines took place in Turkey in the terminal Mardashov (Istanbul) on Saturday, March 31, 2012. On board the ship was loaded import and transit cargo in standard 20 'and 40' containers belonging USCTS "LISKI" (UZUU). Port of Istanbul is selected the port of embarkation lines no

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EVR Cargo: Russian port of Ust-Luga struck transit Estonia

Russian port of Ust-Luga intercepts Russian cargo turnover in Estonia

Chairman of the board of the Estonian railway company EVR Cargo Ahto Altyye at the international conference "TRANSESTONIA 2013" said the Russian port of Ust-Luga struck transit through Estonia, reported local media on Wednesday.

Altyye noted that the greatest competition of Estonian port of Ust-Luga — earned it an oil terminal struck transit through Estonia, reports Delfiwith reference to the ERR.

He stressed that the capacity of the Estonian Railways lets you carry at least two times more goods than it is transported

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Sailing ship with a dead crew

When, in October 1913, the mate, and several members of his team boarded the schooner "Marlboro" in one of the bays of the archipelago Tierra del Fuego, we were shocked by a horrible sight, around the sailboat were scattered dead, dry as a mummy, the body of the crew.

Sailboat masts were completely intact, and all the schooner was covered with mold. The hold was going the same: everywhere the dead crew members, dry as a mummy.

The investigation was set incredible fact: the three-masted sailing ship left the port of Lyttelton in early January 1890, heading to

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20.01.2011 MMC Norilsk Nickel is developing its port fleet

OJSC "MMC" Norilsk Nickel "(hereinafter -" Norilsk Nickel "or the Company) announces that today, at the JSC" Krasnoyarsk shipyard "commissioned by the Company started the construction of the ship — bunker oil fuel capacity of 1,100 tons. Ship is being built in the port fleet renewal program Polar Transportation Division of MMC "Norilsk Nickel". Construction bunker at JSC "Krasnoyarsk shipyard" maximizes the use of production capacity of enterprises MMC "Norilsk Nickel".

Apart from the construction of ships of "Krasnoyarsk shipyard" developed in the 2010 production of specialized containers for the Company, which is expected to continue in 2011.

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Russian Navy will conduct military maneuvers near the coast of Syria

The Black Sea Fleet in preparation for the exercises mezhflotskoy groupings of ships in the Mediterranean and Black Seas will hold training with combat maneuvers off the coast of Syria, reported Friday the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.

Earlier it was reported that the exercises mezhflotskoy group of Russian Navy with the assistance of the Northern, Baltic, Black Sea and Pacific Fleets will be held in late January in the waters of the Mediterranean Sea and the Dark.

"Tactical Group of the Black Sea Fleet, led by the cruiser" Moskva "will hold a training session with the

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1.5 million tonnes of crude oil during the winter helped carry the icebreakers in the Russian Far East

Icebreakers Far Eastern Shipping Company (FESCO) "Admiral Makarov" and "Krasin" completed winter navigation in the Tatar Strait separating the mainland and Sakhalin Island, where it was difficult ice conditions, for the work they helped to transport 1.5 million tons of oil.

The icebreakers Krasin and Admiral Makarov is removed from the ice prison in the Okhotsk sea fishing boats

 

IA News -Icebreakers "Krasin" and "Admiral Makarov" entered into time charter company Exxon Neftegas Limited — operator of an international consortium of oil and gas "Sakhalin-1". Oil from Sakhalin in the framework of the project

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