Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Russia said Monday that Turkey's decision to turn the iconic Hagia Sophia in Istanbul into a mosque was the country's own business, The Moscow Times reported. Turkey's move followed a court decision last week revoking the museum status of the UNESCO World Heritage site, and has triggered a global outcry. "We...
Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex has been licensed to build LNG tankers with membrane tanks. The Technical Assistance and License Agreement (TALA) was signed with the French engineering company Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT), Rosneft has reported. Preparing for licensing, Zvezda made a sample membrane tank thus confirming is competency, Sea News...
Russian-flagged pipelayer Fortuna has departed from the German port of Mukran and entered Danish waters, shortly after Copenhagen expanded the list of ships allowed to participate in construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, Russia Today reported. Data from vessel tracking websites showed that Fortuna was sailing in Danish...
Russia’s Arctic region of Murmansk plans to build a new temporary hospital in a village where a vital liquefied natural gas supply plant is being built after an outbreak of the new coronavirus, Reuters reports. Murmansk governor Andrey Chibis said the authorities had contained the outbreak in Belokamenka, where Russian...
Russia’s construction sector may face around 10% of financial losses amid the current epidemiological situation, Deputy Prime Minister Marat Khusnullin said in an interview with Pavel Zarubin on Rossiya-24 TV channel. "It will only be possible to estimate the losses of each region the results of the year. With the...
The construction sector in Russia might face financial losses circa 10% amid the current pandemic situation, Deputy Prime Minister Marat Khusnullin said in an interview with Pavel Zarubin on Rossiya-24 TV channel. "It will only be possible to estimate the losses of each region (when calculating - TASS) the results...
Further work on the creation of a modernized frigate of project 22350M was suspended after the development of the outline design of the ship due to the lack of a customer’s decision, as stated in the report of Northern Design Bureau JSC (Northern Design Bureau, part of United Shipbuilding...
The crash of the ruble last month has led many Russians to buy real estate in a bid to protect their money, and a 31% rise in apartment sales in Moscow was observed last month, Reuters reported citing the country’s cadastre office.   A total of 14,801 sales of already built...
The construction of a special Center for Infectious Diseases near Moscow as a part of measures to stem the coronavirus outbreak has started this week, with over 2,000 workers engaged in the project, Argumenti.ru reported. Officials in the capital say they are trying to work with the best construction firms...
Russian steelmaker Severstal has announced the construction of wire mill 170 in the long-rolling production segment at Cherepovets Steel Mill, 35media.ru reported. The total investment is expected to amount to approximately 11 billion rubles. The mill line will include a heating furnace, a hydraulic descaling unit, stands 3, 4, 5 and...