Commercial products / Icebreakers and special-purpose vessels

LNG-powered icebreaked

Power - 21 MW

Icebreaker assistance in level ice up to 160 cm thick with clearing an open channel of at least not less than 25 m wide, towing of emergency vessels. Extinguishing fuel spills. It is designed for year-round operation in the Baltic Sea and is the world's first icebreaker operating on liquefied natural gas (LNG).

Vessel class

КМ ✪LR+100A1 Icebreaker (+), Oil Recovery, Ice class PC4, IWS, ECO (NOx3, SOx), +LMS, GF, NAV1, IBS, MPMS, TUG


Length overall (with projections) 110 m
Beam overall 24 m
Designed draft 8 m
Deadweight 3000 t
Icebreaking capability moves continuously through 1.6 m 
thick ice and 1.2 m - thick ice at 6 kt
Speed (open water) 16 knots

The world's first LNG-powered icebreaker