|30 August 2001|
|11:00||seaCooperation Agreement of Eurosib SPb JSC and Ust-Luga JSC |
Eurosib SPb Ltd., one of the largest r/r operators in Russia, and the Ust-Luga JSC, constructing the port of Ust-Luga, have signed a cooperation agreement.
The Agreement presupposes joint work on attracting investment in the port of Ust-Luga and the development of transport forwarding infrastructure.
Special attention is to be paid to the technology, combining the use of Eurosib SPb rolling stock and the infrastructure objects.
|11:00||containerOTAL moves charity shipment to assist the blind in Sierra Leone|
OT Africa Line (OTAL) has shipped free of charge a 20 foot container of vital charity equipment and medical supplies from the UK to the troubled West Africanstate of Sierra Leone.
|28 August 2001|
|11:00||seaHeading for the North|
The first for this year voyage to Pevek was implemented by Berezovo tanker, which transshipped 12.5 thousand tons of fuel to the northerners.
|27 August 2001|
|11:00||seaAutomation of Transit Cargo Processing begins in Vostochny |
Following the success of the pilot to use preliminary electronic customs clearance of transit goods (the CLEAR-PAC project) that is being conducted in Vostochny since November 2000, the developers of the project are taking steps to fully automate this process and develop a software interface that will allow to further expedite customs processing of transit cargo.
|24 August 2001|
|11:00||seaOpening of All the Carribean Area/ Ports|
MSC is pleased to advise you the opening of all The Caribbean area/ports.
|23 August 2001|
|11:00||Port SaidTransRussia - 2002 exhibit space going fast|
The 7th TransRussia Freight Transport and Logistics Exhibition, now one of Europe’s largest annual transport exhibitions, will again be held at the Olympiskij Sport Complex in Moscow, March 25 to 28 - 2002, following unanimous approval from exhibitors and visitors alike who attended TransRussia in its new venue last March.
|21 August 2001|
|11:00||seaRussian and Lithuanian Transport Ministers Meet|
August 17, 2001, Sergey Frank, Transport Minister of the Russian Federation, met in Moscow Zigmantas Balcitis, Transport and Communications Minister of the Lithuanian Republic.
The ministers exchanged views of the state and prospects of Russian-Lithuanian relations in the transport sphere talking into account prior agreements.
One of the central issues in the Russian-Lithuanian transport cooperation is ensuring efficient operations in Klaipeda and the ports of Kaliningrad region in the framework of the so-called 2K Project, the 2 Ks standing for Klaipeda and Kaliningrad.
The working group of the Kaliningrad and Klaipeda port authorities has held two session which defined the spheres of mutual interests and discussed navigation safety, cooperation in rescue operations at sea, ecological and humanitarian projects, and the international 2K Project Managing Committee.
|20 August 2001|
|11:00||seaMISC and OOCL Announce New European Coordinated Service|
Malaysia International Shipping Corporation (MISC) and Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) today announced a cooperation to introduce a new Coordinated Service between ports in Europe.
|11:00||seaPRISCO Tanker Crew Refute Accusations|
Primork Shipping Company JSC informs that the investigation of the fishery vessel Starbound wreck continues.
|17 August 2001|
|11:00||seaNew Service to/from the Northern China Port of Dalian|
MSC is pleased to inform that Dalian will be served with a shuttle service running between Dailian and Xingang.
|15 August 2001|
|11:00||seaPRISCO Tanker Arrested in Canada|
The Virgo tanker deployed by Primorsk Shipping Corporation and sailing under the Cyprian flag with a crew of 27, all of them Russian citizens, was going from Boston, USA, to Come By Chance, Canada, in ballast.
|11:00||seaSt. Petersburg Commercial Seaport JSC Increases Throughput|
|10 August 2001|
|11:00||seaSituation in Kaliningrad, Novorossiysk, Murmansk, St. Petersburg|
Ports: Kaliningrad, Novorossiysk, Murmansk - operate normally without delays.
|11:00||seaPRISCO Disproves Tanker Arrest|
PRIMORSK SHIPPING CORPORATION
August 10, 2001
The information concerning the alleged arrest of the PRISCO Virgo tanker communicated by a number of Russian media has not received official confirmation.
|8 August 2001|
|11:00||seaRussian Shipowners Appeal|
Appeal by the North-West branch of the Union of Russian Shipowners
The autonomous non-commercial organization “St.
|7 August 2001|
|11:00||seaStrike of Pilots at St. Petersburg|
STRIKE OF PILOTS AT THE PORT OF SAINT PETERSBURG
PILOTS PROTEST DEDPRIVATISATION OF PILOT SERVICES AT THE PORTS OF RUSSIA
On the 01 of August 2001, the Government of Russia has published Decree N 538 "On the activity of non state pilot companies." According to this Decree, the activity of self-administrative non-state pilot's companies at the main ports of Russia - Saint-Petersburg, Murmansk, Novorossiysk and Kaliningrad- is forbidden.
|27 July 2001|
|11:00||seaDeputy Minister Chairs Meeting in St. Petersburg Port Authority|
July 24, 2001, the St.
|19 July 2001|
|11:00||seaOn Non-State Organizations Rendering Pilotage Services in Ports|
RUSSIAN MARITIME PILOTS' ASSOCIATION
member of European Pilots' Association
member of International Pilots' Association
8, Mezhevoy Canal, Saint-Petersburg 198035 Russia
tel/fax (812) 1865095á 1184022.
|16 July 2001|
|11:00||containerSt. Petersburg Seaport JSC Increases Throughput|
In January - June 2001 St.
|10 July 2001|
|11:00||seaMurmansk Shipping Co Ready to Render Assistance in Nuclear Waste Disposal|
Ecological situation in the Andreev Bay in Russia's North has for some time recently been in the center of the home environment-minded community.