Sovcomflot is Russia’s largest shipping company, and one of the global leaders in the maritime transportation of hydrocarbons, as well as the servicing and support of offshore exploration and oil & gas production. The company’s fleet (owned & chartered) specialises in hydrocarbon transportation from regions with challenging icy conditions and includes 146 vessels with a combined deadweight of 12.6 million tonnes with the average age of 8 years. A third of these vessels have a high ice class. Sovcomflot operates vessels in the segments that are in highest demand by the leading Russian and international oil & gas companies. The company services large-scale energy projects in Russia and abroad, including Yamal LNG, Sakhalin-1, Sakhalin-2, Prirazlomnoye, Novoportovskoye, Varandey, Tangguh. Sovcomflot’s unique engineering solutions and unrivalled range of the very latest technologies, chiefly for undertaking shipments in extreme climatic conditions, allow it to satisfy the most complex requirements of its clients, and provide them with reliable and effective transportation services. Sovcomflot is one of the largest ordering customers of civil ship-building yards in the Russian Federation. The company is registered in Saint-Petersburg and has representative offices in Moscow, Novorossiysk, Murmansk, Vladivostok, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, London, Limassol and Dubai.