JOINT STOCK «VOLGA SHIPPING» announces changes to its Board of Directors
On September 27, 2022, the Board of Directors of the Volga Shipping Company JSC approved the Sale of eight oil tankers. The Sale is scheduled to close during October this year.
By the decision of Volga Shipping Company’ General Meeting of Shareholders, Pavel Vinogradov has been appointed as General Director of the company. Pavel Vinogradov takes the office on 1 September 2022.
In June 2022, Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) conducted annual verification of JSC Volga Shipping Company’s compliance with the requirements of the International Safety Management Code. The shipping company’s Safety Management System was found compliant with the requirements and self-imposed commitments on safe operation of ships.
Volga Shipping JSC (Volga-Flot JSC) has joined Port of Hamburg Marketing (Hafen Hamburg Marketing e.V., HHM), one of the leading marketing associations in transport, industry and trade.
Volga Shipping Company JSC presents its new look corporate website VOLGAFLOT.COM.
On 10 January 2022, the crew of VF Tanker - 8, a ship owned by Volga Shipping Company JSC, saved three people in distress in the Mediterranean Sea.
In 2021, Volga Shipping together with its subsidiary Volgo-Baltic Logistic successfully completed 17 voyages for the transportation of oversize and project cargo.
Over a period of 10 months of the 2021 navigation season, dry cargo fleet of Volga Shipping Company carried more than 860,000 tonnes of coal, which exceeds the result of the same period in the previous year by over 60%.
Volga Shipping Company JSC has commenced a large-scale shipbuilding programme aimed at its fleet modernization. On 21 October 2021, keel-laying ceremony was held at Okskaya Shipyard for the Konstruktor Yegorov, lead ship of a new series of project RSD71.