Russia Metals and Mining, Shipbuilding
Interdepartmental Commission under the Russian Ministry of Economic Development will support the investment project for the construction of icebreakers for Yamal. It chose 4 projects for their inclusion in the program of support, based on project financing.
"Rosneft" had asked the government 400 billion roubles from the National Welfare Fund for the reconstruction of the Far Eastern shipyard "Zvezda", the source in the United Shipbuilding Company told RBC. This information was confirmed by a source in "Rosneft", stating that the amount of "similar to the truth".
In August 2013 Igor Sechin offered the oil company to pass the protracted project of "Zvezda" modernization. Vladimir Putin supported this idea, but stated that USC should have remained in the draft as a junior partner. At a meeting with President Vladimir Putin, which took place on November 13 in Vladivostok, it was decided that "Rosneft" is engaged in a project on its own, including the search for sources of financing, the official of the RF Ministry of Industry and Trade states.
OAO “Ruspolymet” will put a forging unit of Italian “Danieli” into production in quarter 4, 2011, they stated in the company to PRIME-TASS.
The project's cost is assessed at 1.5 billion roubles. The open forging press of 1600 tons breaking strain, a rail-riding manipulator of 5 tons carrying capacity and a mobile manipulator of 12 tons lifting capacity form part of the unit. It will also comprise furnaces of “Bosio” manufacturer (Slovenia), such as box-type heating gas furnace and bogie-type thermal gas furnace. Read more »