Volga Shipping Company
- Annual cargo volume is about 5.5 mln tons
- 10 new RSD44 project ships
- 74 "Volgo-Don" type ships
- 50 tugboats with a capacity of 800 to 2400 hp
- 78 non-self- propelled barges
- Ship repair facilities
Joint stock “Volga Shipping” is one of the largest shipping companies in Russia. It was founded in 1843. The company performs freight transportation on the rivers and lakes of Russia.
The company is providing for the shipping needs of 7 republics and 17 industrial regions of Russia. The company holds a central position in the cargo transportation system of the Unified Deep Water System that accounts for more than half the cargo turnover of all inland water transport operations in Russia. The vessels of the Shipping Company are not only able to transport cargo between river ports but also can transport exported goods to sea terminals.
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North-Western Shipping Company
- Annual cargo volume is about 5 mln tons
- 59 vessels with a total deadweight of 277 th. tons
- 46 freighters of the "river-sea" type
- 10 sea ships
- 3 "ro-ro" barges of the "river-sea" type
OJSC North-Western Shipping Company is the largest carrier operating vessels of mixed “river-sea” navigation in the Russian system of waterways.
Carriage of bulk and general cargoes by "river-sea" motor vessels between European ports, ports in North Africa and the Middle East are the basis of the business activities of the North-Western Shipping Company.
The main advantage of the North-Western Shipping Company fleet over the fleet of other marine carriers is its ability to deliver cargoes to inland waterways ports and shallow-water sea ports, where there are restrictions on the draft, berth lengths etc. About 60% of the transport operations of the Shipping Company consist in the transportation of cargoes to ports with restrictions on vessel drafts.
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- Annual volume of transported cargo is 3.7 mln tons
- 80 vessels with total deadweight more than 400 th .t
- 44 oil tankers of river-sea type
- 28 non-self- propelled vessels
- 8 tugboats/pushboats
The shipping company “V.F.Tanker” Ltd. specializes in transporting liquid bulk cargoes by domestic and international water routes. Our fleet transports crude oil, fuel oil, diesel oil, gasoline, food and industrial oils and IMOII Class chemical goods.
An impeccable reputation and a high quality of transportation services are confirmed by the company's many years of experience with a number of cargo owners. A significant part of the company's shipments are performed on the basis of long-term contracts.
The geography of the company’s transport operations: the inland waterways of Russia, the basins of the Black, Azov, Caspian, Mediterranean, Baltic and North Seas.
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- 10 dry cargo vessels of series RSD44 for the Volga Shipping Company
- 12 tankers of series RST27 for “V.F.Tanker”
- 15 vessels for other companies
In 2011-2016, Okskaya Shipyard has built 37 vessels, including:
OJSC Okskaya Shipyard is a leading Russian enterprise, which has a necessary complex of manufacturing facilities sufficient for the construction of medium-load capacity vessels and holds a strong position in the domestic and global shipbuilding markets.
Okskaya Shipyard is located in the south-west of the Nizhny Novgorod region, in the town of Navashino, on the Oka river, and is connected to all Russian sea ports by railroads and inland waterways.