USC Continues Formation of the Russian Arctic Fleet

The United Shipbuilding Corporation during its time under sanctions has created almost two dozen icebreakers and ice-class vessels, most of which have no analogues in the world. Mooring trials of the unique ice-resistant self-propelled platform “North Pole” are currently underway, which will go on its first expedition in the second half of this year. Since 2014, when the first sanctions were…

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Project 22220 Arktika on Trials in Gulf of Finland

The lead universal nuclear icebreaker of project 22220 “Arktika” built by the Baltic Shipyard (part of usc) entered the waters of the Gulf of Finland to undergo acceptance tests. During the test program, the factory handing over team together with the crew of the icebreaker will check the operability of the rowing electric motor of the starboard side, the replacement…

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Nuclear Icebreaker Arktika Docked at Kronstadt Marine Plant

The lead universal nuclear icebreaker “Arktika” of project 22220 docked at the Kronstadt Marine Plant (part of the USC) to carry out scheduled work to replace one of the engines. On August 11, the ship made the transition from St. Petersburg to Kronstadt. Early in the morning on August 12, the operation to dock the ship in the name of…

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Project 22220 Arktika Delivered

October 21, 2020 – On October 21, Murmansk hosted the signing ceremony of the acceptance certificate for the lead universal nuclear-powered icebreaker Arktika, project 22220, built at the Baltic Shipyard (part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation). The event was attended by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Yuri Borisov, General Director of the State Atomic Energy Corporation “Rosatom” Alexei…

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