The basis of Russian scientific activity in Barentsburg is comprised of
approximately 10 people working on a long-term basis. Expeditions are mainly conducted during
the summer months when up to 100 scientists conduct fieldwork with base in Barentsburg. The
research scientists in Barentsburg work within the following fields:
Transport facilities in Barentsburg
The workboat "Barentsburg" can be hired for
scientific and explorative purposes.
Contact Trust Arcticugol:
email@example.com for further information and booking.
The Russian Academy of Sciences
Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute AARI
Contact: Sergey M. Priamikov; e-mail:
Polar Marine Geological Research Expedition
Address: St. Petersburg, Lomonosov, Pobedy Str. 24, 188512, Russia
Contact: Alexander Tebenkov; e-mail:
The Murmansk branch of the Russian State Committee for Hydrometeorology