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The ceremony of metal cutting for the icebreaking vessel “Rudolf Samoylovich” took place on DSME shipyard in South Korea.

This is the second LNG tanker, which is being built for the project “Yamal LNG” for transportation of liquefied natural gas by the order of “Teekay LNG Partners”. The ship was named after a Soviet polar explorer Rudolf Samoylovich. The capacity of the tanker makes 172 thousand cubic meters.

The international festival of ice sculptures “Polar Rhapsody” has been opened in Salekhard on the 30th of November for the 14th time.

“Ecology of the Arctic” dedicated to the Year of Ecology in Russia became the theme of the yearly event.

The Fourth International Arctic Legal Forum “Protection and Sustainable Development of the Arctic” will take place in Moscow on the 2nd of December.

It is dedicated to the theme of the law as a relevant resource of development of the Arctic national territories.

An inhabitant of Salekhard, a student of Moscow State Institute of International Relations Dmitriy Tursunov was included to the Russian delegation, which will participate in the international youth forum in Japan.

The main museum of Yamal is celebrating the 110th anniversary

Вторник, 29 ноября 2016 09:24

On the 29th of November the Museum and Exhibition complex named after Ivan Shemanovskiy is celebrating the 110th anniversary. The first Museennale of Yamal is being conducted in the regional museum. “Museennale” is a new term invented for the jubilee. It means the Year of the Museum.

The ecological expedition to Vilkitsky Island

Вторник, 29 ноября 2016 09:24

Yamal is preparing to the ecological expedition to Vilkitsky Island in the Kara Sea. It is being organized by the initiative of the head of the region Dmitriy Kobylkin.

A singer from Salekhard Nadezhda Serotetto will perform with concerts in China and India. This information was given by the deputy chairperson of the All-Russian public organization “The Russian Union of Youth” Tatiana Seliverstova on the solo-concert of the singer in Salekhard. She gave the diploma to Nadezhda and notes that the singer from Yamal had won hearts of the audience with her talent on the youth forum of SCO (the Shanghai Cooperation Organization) and BRICS.

The plant “Arctic LNG 2” will be placed on fixed offshore platforms

Понедельник, 28 ноября 2016 15:09

Technological lines of the plant “Arctic LNG 2” will be placed on fixed offshore platforms. The head of the company “NOVATEK” Leonid Mikhelson told about potential of the new plant on production of liquefied natural gas.

The results of the third All-Russian tourist prize “The route of the year” were summed up in Voronezh. Laureates of the prize were awarded. About 500 projects participated. 138 routes from 39 regions, including three projects of Yamal presented by the center for development of tourism of the town Tarko-Salye, entered the final.

A consignment of venison from Yamal, the first one this season, was sent to Finland. In total 500 tonnes of the delicacy meat will be delivered to Scandinavians. 107 tonnes of this precious cargo were placed into 4 railroad cars – refrigerators, where the temperature in 18C degrees below zero is maintained.

The movement “Young professionals” started in Yamal. An important role in it was given to industrial enterprises as basic bearers of practice and production base.

The governor of Yamal Dmitry Kobylkin gave this information in the annual message on the state of affairs and prospects of development of the region. He called heads of companies to participate in this program and to create personnel reserve of the future.

During the coming three years it needs to solve tasks on preservation of traditions and culture of indigenous population, providing safety of tundra, water areas and products of agro-industrial complex.

Accessible and comfortable housing is the task number one for the North. The governor of Yamal Dmitry Kobylkin gave this information in the annual message on the state of affairs and prospects of development of the region.

A new wave of exploration of the Yamal Arctic without exaggeration can be called high technological and ecologically safe. This information was given by the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin in the annual message on state of affairs and prospects of development of the region.

The authorities of Yamal told about powerful indexes of the arctic region in the sphere of economic and social development. On the 24th of November the forecast of socioeconomic development of the region for 2017-2019 was presented to deputies.