Sabetta Harbourmaster lifts ice restrictions in the port’s No 1 section basin
Icebreaker assistance and ice restrictions for ships entering the basin of Section No.1 at the Port of Sabetta, Yamal and access channel are canceled as of 00:00 Moscow time, August 6. The corresponding order was signed by the Port Harbourmaster Nikolay Nesterov. The order says that there is a possibility of separately floating ice floes, therefore masters of ships sailing in this water area of the Port of Sabetta and on approaches to the port are advised to exercise caution. Arctic Port of Sabetta is built on the western shore of the Gulf of Ob (Kara Sea) for transshipment of hydrocarbons from the South-Tambey gas condensate field on the Yamal peninsula to the Western Europe, South America and APR countries under Yamal LNG project. The project envisages the construction of an LNG plant capable of producing 16.5 million metric tonnes of LNG and 1.35 million tonnes of gas condensate annually
NOVATEK eyes arranging LNG bunkering in Sabetta
PAO NOVATEK is considering a possibility of arranging LNG bunkering in Sabetta port (Yamal), Maksim Minin, Head of Marine Port Facilities Engineering Division, Engineering and Investments Department, NOVATEK, said.
Season of icebreaker assistance in water area of port Sabetta is over from July 20
The season of icebreaker assistance in the water area of port Sabetta and at the approaches to it is over from 20 July 2018, 00:00 Moscow time with ice navigation restrictions lifted. The decree was signed by Acting Harbour Master Boris Gorbushin. According to the decree, vessels should mind sporadic ice floes in the water area of the port and at the approaches to it.Upload News