Selected references

Novy Port shuttle tankers

Model tests and hull form development 2014
Arctic Shuttle Tanker
Customer's name
Samsung Heavy Industries
Main dimensions:
  • Length: 249 m
  • Breadth: 34 m
  • Draught: 9 m
  • Deadweight: 42,000 DWT
  • Ice class: Arc7
  • Propulsion: 2 × 11 MW
  • Icebreking capability: 3.5 knots in 1.4 m level ice

Aker Arctic developed the hull form in co-operation with Samsung Heavy Industries and carried out five weeks of model testing for the Arctic shuttle tankers that will be used to transport oil from Gazprom Neft's Novy Port oil terminal in the Gulf of Ob. Read more about the project on page 9 of the Arctic Passion News 2/2015.

Seven vessels will built by Samsung Heavy Industries:

  • Shturman Albanov (2016)
  • Shturman Malygin (2016)
  • Shturman Ovtsyn (2016)
  • Shturman Shkuratov (2016)
  • Shturman Koshelev (2017)
  • Shturman Schherbinin (2017)
  • Unnamed seventh vessel (2019)