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The St. Petersburg ship-building enterprise "Admiralty Shipyards" will be engaged in construction of the self-moving platform "North Pole" intended for researches and monitoring of the environment in the conditions of the Arctic. As writes bmpd, at the end of March of the current year the Government of the Russian Federation has approved the program of construction of the platform and has allocated 6,9 billion rubles for these purposes.

Ice pilots of the Arkhangelsk branch Federal State Unitary Enterprise Rosmorport Sergey Fokin and Alexander Silimyankin have executed ice pilot conducting on Northern Sea Route Route of the Eduard Toll gas tanker (a flag of the Bahamas) going from seaport Nakhodka in seaport Sabetta.

Preparation for the International Arctic forum of 2019 became the main issue of a meeting at the governor of the Arkhangelsk region Igor Orlov with the management of administration of Arkhangelsk.

Volunteers of Yamal have cleaned 4,5 sq.km of the territory of the district: the results of the volunteer project "Future of the Arctic" were summed up by "The Russian center of development of the Arctic".

The State Duma of the Russian Federation at a meeting on Wednesday has adopted in the final, third reading the bill of the exclusive right of vessels under the Russian flag on transportation of hydrocarbons across the Northern Sea Route (NSR).

The ice breaker constructed in St. Petersburg on Admiralty Shipyards is intended for ensuring basing and expansion of forces of the fleet in ice conditions, independent conducting of the ships and vessels, their towing providing and also carrying out research and hydrographic works.

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