• World’s first ice-breaking gas carrier
  • Arctic oil discovery
  • Year-round oil transportation from the Gulf of Ob
  • On all sails
  • World’s first ice-breaking gas carrier

    will provide year-round transportation of LNG in the Ob Bay and Kara Sea, Yamal LNG project

    LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie
    Capacity : 172,600 m3
    Ice class : Arc7
    Ice-breaking capability : 2.1 m
    Number of Azipods : 3
    World’s first ice-breaking gas carrier
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  • Arctic oil discovery
    Sovcomflot is a participant in the Prirazlomnoye project
    The Arctic shuttle tanker Mikhail Ulyanov
    Deadweight: 69,830 tonnes
    Ice class: 1А Super
    Draught (Loaded): 13.6 m
    Arctic oil discovery
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  • Year-round oil transportation from the Gulf of Ob
    Unique ships designed for transportation of Russian oil
    Arctic shuttle tanker Shturman Albanov
    Deadweight: 41,454.5 tonnes
    Ice class: Arc7
    Draught (Loaded): 9.5 m
    Year-round oil transportation from the Gulf of Ob
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  • On all sails
    Supporting maritime education and sailing sport is a priority of SCF Group’s social policy
    The official partner of the Russian Yachting Federation since 2009, SCF Group has organised two international Tall Ships Regattas, and sponsors the training ships Mir and Nadezhda.
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Company history
  • Arctic LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie became the first ever large-capacity cargo vessel to transit the Northern Sea Route in February. It allowed for a significant extension of the period of navigation in the Eastern sector of the Russian Arctic
  • Sovcomflot and Shell pioneered the expansion of LNG bunkering infrastructure in the USA with the completion of the first ever Aframax LNG fuelling in the Western hemisphere, at the Port of Canaveral, Florida, USA
  • Sovcomflot and Shell performed a landmark 150th marine LNG fuelling operation for SCF’s ‘Green Funnel’ Aframax tankers
  • Novoportovskoye gas condensate field is located to the south of the Yamal peninsula. Oil extracted from the field is transported via a terminal in the Kamennyi district of the Gulf of Ob.
  • Yamal LNG is an integrated project for natural gas production, liquefaction and marketing. Sovcomflot began serving the project in 2017.
  • Prirazlomnoye oil field was opened in 1989 and is situated on Russia’s Arctic shelf, 32 nautical miles into the Pechora Sea. The offshore ice-resistant platform “Prirazlomnaya” provides for well drilling, oil extraction, preparation, storage and the offloading of oil into SCF tankers.
  • The Varandey project is a system of crude oil production and shipping in Russia’s Arctic region. Its operator is LLC LUKOIL-Trans, an affiliate of PJSC LUKOIL.
  • Sakhalin-2 is one of the world’s largest oil & gas projects, for which a comprehensive energy infrastructure for the production, transportation and processing of hydrocarbons was built. The project operator is Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Limited (“Sakhalin Energy”).
  • This project involves the development of oil & gas reserves in the Sea of Okhotsk, on the north-eastern shelf of Sakhalin Island, including the Chaivo, Odoptu and Arkutun-Gagi fields.