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Sovcomflot switches to LNG fuel
SCF was one of the first shipowners to operate large-capacity tankers specially designed to use LNG as their primary fuel
Oil tanker GAGARIN PROSPECT
ICE-1B (1A for hull)
From bold idea to global leader
Sovcomflot celebrates its 30th anniversary
In 1988, a business model innovation within the planned economy made it possible to establish a shipping company that has since become a global leader operating one of the world’s most modern and technically advanced fleets.
World’s first ice-breaking gas carrier
will provide year-round transportation of LNG in the Ob Bay and Kara Sea, Yamal LNG project
LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie
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State-of-the-art LNG carriers
SCF Group’s new LNG carriers Velikiy Novgorod and Pskov were built to support the export of Russian gas to global energy markets
LNG carrier Pskov
Arctic oil discovery
Sovcomflot is a participant in the Prirazlomnoye project
The Arctic shuttle tanker Mikhail Ulyanov
Year-round oil transportation from the Gulf of Ob
Unique ships designed for transportation of Russian oil
Arctic shuttle tanker Shturman Albanov
On all sails
Supporting maritime education and sailing sport is a priority of SCF Group’s social policy
The official partner of the Russian Yachting Federation since 2009, SCF Group has organised two international Tall Ships Regattas, and sponsors the training ships Mir and Nadezhda.
Safety Comes First
An effective safety and quality management system is the foundation of a shipping company’s success. Sovcomflot is showing the world that SCF also means ‘Safety Comes First’.
11 January 2019
Sovcomflot provides technical management for Marshal Vasilevskiy floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU)
02 January 2019
Sovcomflot orders three LNG-fuelled tankers from Zvezda shipyard
18 December 2018
Sovcomflot closes USD 264 million long-term revolving credit facility
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25 October 2018
Russia's Sovcomflot crude oil tanker completes first voyage on LNG fuel
04 October 2018
Shell bunkers first Sovcomflot aframax with LNG
18 September 2018
Sovcomflot heads to Russia’s Far East for tall ships regatta
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SCF Group partners with Shell made the first global step towards LNG-fuelled oil tanker industry.
Sovcomflot's tanker Shturman Albanov won the award for ‘2016 Ship of the Year’ at the international industrial Marine Propulsion Awards 2017.
Christophe de Margerie, the world’s first ice-breaking LNG tanker designed to serve Yamal LNG project, successfully berthed at the gas terminal at Sabetta Port.
New ice-breaking standby and supply vessels for Sakhalin-2 named after Russian admirals Stepan Makarov and Gennadiy Nevelskoy joined SCF fleet.
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Novoportovskoye gas condensate field is located to the south of the Yamal peninsula. Oil extracted from the field is transported via a terminal in the Kamennyi district of the Gulf of Ob.
Yamal LNG (Russia)
Yamal LNG is an integrated project for natural gas production, liquefaction and marketing. Sovcomflot began serving the project in 2017.
Prirazlomnoye oil field was opened in 1989 and is situated on Russia’s Arctic shelf, 32 nautical miles into the Pechora Sea. The offshore ice-resistant platform “Prirazlomnaya” provides for well drilling, oil extraction, preparation, storage and the offloading of oil into SCF tankers.
The Varandey project is a system of crude oil production and shipping in Russia’s Arctic region. Its operator is LLC LUKOIL-Trans, an affiliate of PJSC LUKOIL.
Sakhalin-2 is one of the world’s largest oil & gas projects, for which a comprehensive energy infrastructure for the production, transportation and processing of hydrocarbons was built. The project operator is Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Limited (“Sakhalin Energy”).
This project involves the development of oil & gas reserves in the Sea of Okhotsk, on the north-eastern shelf of Sakhalin Island, including the Chaivo, Odoptu and Arkutun-Gagi fields.
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