New Bunker Tanker Arrives in Port of St. Petersburg

Rosneft Marine’s sister company RN-Bunker has taken delivery of a new bunker tanker.

The RN Polaris was handed over in the port of St. Petersburg under the terms of a 10-year time-charter agreement signed with Rosnefteflot, a joint venture between Rosneft and Sovcomflot.

Registered as an Ice Class 1A vessel, the 6,800 metric tonne (mt) capacity tanker will operate in the ports of St. Petersburg, Ust-Luga and the area on the Russian side of the Gulf of Finland.