Rosneft Oil Company and Association of Shipbuilders join 1st NEVA Advisory Committee

July 9, 2015

By invitation from the Government of St. Petersburg, the President of Rosneft Oil Company has agreed for Company representative, Rosneft Vice President for Energy and Localization, A. N. Shishkin, to join the 1st NEVA Organising Committee for NEVA 2015.

Rosneft views NEVA as “ …a highly recognised event and a platform to develop business in the field of the creation of offshore sea exploration technology as well as the production of a wide range of commercial vessels…”. Having recently announced the purchase of shipbuilding assets in the Far East of Russia, Rosneft is also developing a number of offshore exploration projects. On this basis, Rosneft representatives are preparing for participation at NEVA 2015. The Rosneft-owned FAR EASTERN SHIPBUILDING AND SHIP REPAIR CENTER has already confirmed its participation within the NEVA 2015 Exhibition.

The President of the Inter-regional Association of Shipbuilders of St. Petersburg and Leningrad Region, A.N. Alioshkin, has confirmed its commitment to join the NEVA 2015 Advisory Committee in addition to substantial participation of the Association’s shipbuilding company members in the NEVA 2015 programme.