“Year-round Trans-Arctic marine transportation route between the North Atlantic and the North Pacific oceans could plausibly open in one or two decades …” has been reported in the conclusions of the AMSA (2009) study. A number of feasibility studies, and ship design concepts, are compared in the paper to highlight possibilities for future Trans-Arctic ships.
Future possibilities for Trans-Arctic shipping
Tustin, Robert, and Mikko Niini. "Future possibilities for Trans-Arctic shipping." Paper presented at the SNAME 9th International Conference and Exhibition on Performance of Ships and Structures in Ice, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, September 2010. doi: https://doi.org/10.5957/ICETECH-2010-148
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