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.
On 21-24 September 2021, Saint-Petersburg will host NEVA 2021, the 16th international exhibition and conference on civil shipbuilding, port activities and shelf development. Volga Shipping Company JSC has traditionally been an exhibitor at NEVA taking an active part in the industry’s major event.
Volga Shipping Company will be building the new RSD71 design sea-going dry bulk ships. A large-scale fleet renewal program will begin with four river-sea mixed class vessels. The RSD71 project is being developed by the Marine Engineering Bureau. The construction is slated to begin in 2021.
Volga Shipping Company JSC and Volgo-Baltic Logistic LLC (subsidiary of Volga Shipping Company) have completed the delivery of equipment for construction of a windfarm in Kazakhstan under the order of ISS Global Solutions GmbH.