News Archive


BP to expand Indonesia’s Tangguh LNG facility
BP has announced that it has taken a positive final investment decision on the Tangguh Expansion Project in the Papua Barat Province in Indonesia.... 10 Jul 16
Greenville and Cryo Pur to build Northern Ireland’s first bio-LNG plant
Greenville Energy Ltd and Cryo Pur – an equipment supplier based in Palaiseau, France – have announced that they will build Northern Ireland’s first bio-LNG plant.... 10 Jul 16
Parker Bestobell Marine wins new order from DSME
Parker Bestobell Marine will supply valves for the next three LNG carriers that DSME is building for Teekay.... 10 Jul 16
Video: Skangas outlines LNG terminal process
Skangas – a subsidiary of Gasum – has released an animated video of its LNG terminal in the Port of Tahkoluoto, Pori, Finland.... 10 Jul 16
Novatek ships first LNG cargo
Novatek has released a statement claiming that its wholly owned trading subsidiary – Novatek Gas & Power – has successfully shipped its first ever LNG cargo.... 10 Jul 16
Bencomo Express LNG dual-fuel engine conversion ready for testing
Gainn has released a statement claiming that tests are ready to commence for the Bencomo Express’ LNG dual-fuel engine conversion project.... 10 Jul 16
Reganosa to host GLE plenary session
Reganosa’s LNG terminal in the Port of Ferrol, Spain, has been selected to host the next plenary session of Gas LNG Europe.... 10 Jul 16
Second US LNG cargo departs Sabine Pass for Europe
According to Reuters, Europe’s second ever LNG cargo from the US is currently en route from Cheniere Energy’s Sabine Pass terminal.... 10 Jul 16
Update: RWEST confirms seven a half year LNG SPA with Qatargas
Germany’s RWE Supply & Trading has confirmed reports of a seven a half year long sale and purchase agreement with Qatargas for up to 1.1 million tpy of LNG.... 10 Jul 16
Golar Power transaction closes
Golar LNG has announced that the transaction to launch Golar Power has now been completed.... 10 Jul 16
Fos Tonkin LNG doubles its truck loading capacity
The Fos Tonkin LNG terminal has doubled the capacity of its LNG truck loading facility to accommodate up to 8 trucks per day. ... 10 Jul 16
POSH awarded accommodation support contract for Prelude
PACC Offshore Services Holdings Ltd has announced that it has been awarded a contract to provide accommodation support through its POSH Arcadia vessel for Shell’s floating LNG project – Prelude.... 10 Jul 16
Krishna Godavari LNG terminal project receives environmental approval
The Krishna Godavari LNG terminal has been granted approval by the Indian Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change to develop an LNG floating storage and regasification unit at the Kakinada ... 10 Jul 16
Patras Port hosts Poseidon Med II workshop
The Poseidon Med II project is a roadmap that aims to bring about the wide adoption of LNG as a fuel for shipping.... 10 Jul 16
Sailing in the right direction
MAN Rollo, the Netherlands, outline the challenges and advantages of using LNG as a marine fuel to meet IMO Tier III emission standards.... 10 Jul 16
Hummel LNG barge continues to work successfully
Becker Marine Systems claims that the Hummel LNG Hybrid Barge, which provides power to AIDAsol in the port of Hamburg, Germany, is continuing to work perfectly, despite reports saying otherwise.... 10 Jul 16
POSCO to provide high manganese steel for LNG-powered bulk carrier
POSCO has announced that its high manganese steel will be used in the fuel tank of an LNG-powered bulk carrier under construction by Hyundai Mipo Dockyard.... 10 Jul 16
First European-built dual-fuel tug launched
Gondan Shipyard has announced that it has launched the first dual-fuel tug built in Europe.... 10 Jul 16
Ophir seeking investors for Fortuna FLNG project
According to Reuters, Ophir Energy Plc is still in the process of seeking equity investors for its Fortuna floating LNG project, following Schlumberger’s decision to walk away from the project.... 5 Jul 16
The potential of FSRUs
Patrick Janssens, Vice President, Global Gas Solutions at ABS, outlines the benefits of FSRUs. ... 5 Jul 16
Keener Investments appoints new Managing Director and CFO
Keener Investments has appointed former Vice President and Controller of Freeport LNG, Jerry D. Smith, as Managing Director and CFO.... 5 Jul 16
Teekay LNG Partners declares cash distribution
Teekay GP LLC, the general partner of Teekay LNG Partners L.P., has declared a cash distribution of US$0.14 per unit for the quarter ended 30 June 2016. ... 5 Jul 16
Halliburton reappoints Mark McCollum as Chief Financial Officer
Halliburton Co. has announced Mark McCollum will resume his role as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.... 5 Jul 16
Rockwell Automation names new Regional Director
Rockwell Automation has announced that Pierre Teszner has joined Rockwell Automation, Southeast Asia, as its new Regional Director.... 5 Jul 16
ClassNK amends Rules and Guidance
ClassNK has announced that it has amended its Rules and Guidance for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships in response to the latest industry developments.... 5 Jul 16
Sembcorp Marine acquires 50% stake in KANFA Aragon AS
Sembcorp Marine has acquired an equity stake worth 50% in KANFA Aragon AS from Sevan Marine ASA.... 5 Jul 16
Gorgon’s second LNG cargo expected in coming days
Following a minor gas leak, Chevron’s Gorgon LNG project is on schedule to load its second LNG cargo in the next few days.... 5 Jul 16
Wärtsilä acquires Eniram
Wärtsilä believes that the acquisition will enable the company to grow and strengthen its digital offering and in-house capabilities.... 5 Jul 16
Tallink christens new LNG-driven fast ferry
Tallink Grupp has announced that its new LNG-driven fast ferry, Megastar, has been christened at the Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland.... 5 Jul 16
PGNiG to open London LNG trading office
Poland’s PGNiG has announced that it will open an LNG trading office in London, UK.... 5 Jul 16
Enagás increases its shareholding in two regasification plants
Enagás has announced that it has agreed to increase its shareholding in the Sagunto and Quintero LNG regasification plants to 72.5% and 60.4%, respectively.... 5 Jul 16
RWE signs supply deal with Qatargas
Reuters reports that RWE Supply & Trading has signed a contract with Qatargas for the delivery of LNG for a seven and half year period.... 5 Jul 16
Qatargas and GEIL sign SPA
Qatargas to increase supply of LNG to Pakistan through cooperation with Global Energy Infrastructure.... 5 Jul 16
DC Circuit court responds to Sierra Club’s challenges to Sabine Pass and Freeport LNG facilities
The DC Circuit court has issued two responses to the Sierra Club’s challenges to FERC’s NEPA analysis of the Freeport and Sabine Pass LNG facilities.... 5 Jul 16
APLNG commences exports to Kansai Electric
Australia Pacific LNG has announced that its first LNG shipment to The Kansai Electric Power Company (Kansai Electric) departed Curtis Island on 29 June 2016. ... 5 Jul 16
High Arctic releases update on Papua New Guinea operations
High Arctic Energy Services Inc. has released a statement providing an update on its Papua New Guinea operations.... 5 Jul 16
Yamal LNG receives first €450 million tranche from Chinese banks
According to Reuters, China Development Bank and Export-Import Bank of China have provided the first €450 million tranche of financing for the Yamal LNG project.... 5 Jul 16
Conrad Shipyard announces new LNG business unit
Conrad Shipyard has announced that it has formed a new business unit, which will focus on LNG projects.... 5 Jul 16
Elengy considers new LNG truck loading facility
Elengy has confirmed that it is investigating the construction of a new LNG truck loading facility at the Montoir-de-Bretagne LNG terminal.... 5 Jul 16
Iveco and Uniper open Germany’s first LNG truck fuelling station
Iveco and Uniper have released a joint statement claiming that they have opened Germany’s first LNG truck fuelling station in Ulm.... 5 Jul 16
European LNG truck fuelling project awarded €27.8 million grant
The LNG Motion project, which was initiated by Axègaz, will be awarded a €27.8 million grant from the Connecting Europe Facility for Transport (CEF-Transport) programme.... 30 Jun 16
Shell will continue to work with UK, despite EU exit
According to Reuters, Shell has confirmed that it will continue to work alongside both the UK government and European institutions, despite the country’s decision to leave the EU.... 30 Jun 16
Skangas delivers first LNG for LNG-powered icebreaker
Skangas has announced that it has successfully delivered the first LNG for the LNG-powered, dual-fuel, icebreaker vessel, Polaris.... 30 Jun 16
Connect LNG expands to the Caribbean and Central America
Connect LNG has established representation in the Dominican Republic to serve clients in the Caribbean and Central America.??... 30 Jun 16
Golar Power launched
Golar LNG and Stonepeak have entered into a joint venture to launch Golar Power.... 30 Jun 16
PFLNG Satu arrives at destination
After travelling 2120 nautical miles, Petronas’ PFLNG Satu has arrived at the Kanowit gas field.... 30 Jun 16
Overcoming inertia
Frode Lauritzen, Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions, proposes a compact, highly efficient alternative to traditional dual-bed inert gas systems.... 30 Jun 16
PGNiG takes delivery of first LNG spot cargo
PGNiG has announced that it has taken delivery of its first LNG cargo on the spot market through its Swinoujscie terminal, Poland.... 30 Jun 16
Braemar Engineering unveils management team
Sheila McClain, the recently appointed Managing Director of Braemar Engineering, has unveiled the company’s new management team.... 30 Jun 16
Teekay completes financing initiatives
Teekay Corp. and Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. have completed and closed their previously announced financing initiatives.... 30 Jun 16