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Cheniere Energy Inc. releases 2Q16 results
Cheniere Energy Inc. has released its results for 2Q16, reporting a net loss of US$298.4 million, or US$1.31 per share (basic and diluted).... 13 Aug 16
Jera plans to decrease long-term gas purchases
According to Reuters, Japan’s Jera Co. is planning to decrease the amount of gas that it purchases under long-term contracts by 42% by 2030.... 13 Aug 16
Kongsberg awarded EPCI contracts for two dual-fuel ferries
Kongsberg Maritime has been awarded engineering, procurement, construction and installation contracts for two new LNG dual-fuel ferries.... 13 Aug 16
Excelerate approaching 1000th LNG STS operation
Excelerate Energy has announced that it is scheduled to carry out its 1000th commercial ship-to-ship LNG transfer in late August 2016.... 13 Aug 16
Fluor re-elects James Hackett to Board of Directors
Fluor Corp. has announced that James Hackett, who previously served on the Board of Directors between 2001 and 2015, has been re-elected to the Board.... 13 Aug 16
The end of OPEC as we know it?
U.S shale, the global oil glut, and Riyadh’s move to diversify away from oil, all sound the death knell for OPEC as we know it.... 13 May 16
Cochran to use LNG to fuel new R&D centre
Calor has announced that it has been selected by Cochran – an industrial steam and hot water boiler manufacturer – to provide LNG, which will fuel the company’s new R&D centre in Scotland.... 1 Aug 16
Bureau Veritas appoints Communications Director, Marine & Offshore Division
Bureau Veritas has appointed Nick Brown as Communications Director, Marine & Offshore Division.... 1 Aug 16
Amec Foster Wheeler wins Workplace Safety and Health Awards
Amec Foster Wheeler has announced that its Singapore office has received three Safety and Health Award Recognition for Projects (SHARP) awards.... 1 Aug 16
SAAM puts two Robert Allan tugs into service at Chilean LNG terminal
Robert Allan Ltd has announced that two of its RAstar 3200 class tugs have been put into operation by SAAM S.A. for service at the LNG terminal in the Bay of Quintero, Chile.... 1 Aug 16
Calor and Moto Hospitality to open two LNG refuelling stations in the UK
Calor has released a statement claiming that, in partnership with Moto Hospitality, it is launching two new LNG refuelling stations in the UK.... 1 Aug 16
General Dynamics NASSCO delivers latest ECO Class vessel
General Dynamics NASSCO has announced that it has successfully delivered the Garden State ECO Class tanker to American Petroleum Tankers.... 1 Aug 16
USCG recognises ABS employee
Roy Bleiberg has received the USCG Meritorious Public Service Award for efforts to advance the safe, clean, and viable use of gas in the maritime industry.... 1 Aug 16
Second LNG carrier transits expanded Panama Canal
BP’s British Merchant is the second LNG carrier to transit the expanded Panama Canal.... 1 Aug 16
Excelerate and Petrobangla finalise agreements for Bangladesh’s first LNG import terminal
Excelerate Energy has announced that it has signed the final agreements with Petrobangla for Bangladesh’s first LNG import terminal – Moheshkhali floating LNG.... 1 Aug 16
MOL subsidiary concludes long-term charter with Uruguayan JV for FSRU
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has announced that its subsidiary has concluded a long-term charter contract with Gas Sayago of Uruguay for a floating storage and regasification unit project, led by Gas Sayago.... 1 Aug 16
Samsung expects FLNG order from Eni this year
According to Reuters, Samsung Heavy Industries is expecting an order from Eni this year for the construction of a floating LNG unit.... 1 Aug 16
EVOL LNG to bunker LNG at Freemantle Port
EVOL LNG has released a statement claiming that it has been approved to bunker LNG at Freemantle Port in Australia.... 1 Aug 16
Dunkirk LNG terminal switched to safe mode
The Dunkirk LNG terminal has been put into safe mode following the presence of LNG in the flare system, which caused a larger flame than usual and LNG projections at ground level.... 1 Aug 16
Golar and Schlumberger form OneLNG joint venture
OneLNG will target the development of low cost gas reserves to LNG.... 1 Aug 16
Ocean Installer to procure and install spread mooring chain system for Malta FSU
Ocean Installer has released a statement claiming that it has won a contract for the procurement and installation of a spread mooring chain system for a floating storage unit project in Malta.... 1 Aug 16
Delfin LNG completes DEIS
Delfin LNG has released a statement claiming that the project’s draft environmental impact statement has been completed and published.... 1 Aug 16
KOMIPO holds ground-breaking ceremony for Jeju LNG power plant
KOMIPO has released a statement claiming that it has held the ground-breaking ceremony for the Jeju LNG combined cycle power plant in Jeju City, South Korea.... 1 Aug 16
AG&P to introduce virtual LNG pipeline in Southeast Asia
Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific Co. has announced that it will introduce a virtual LNG pipeline in order to help bridge the capacity demands for power in Southeast Asia.... 1 Aug 16
Commissioning of Caribbean FLNG commences
Exmar has announced that commissioning for its floating LNG project, Caribbean FLNG, has now commenced.... 1 Aug 16
Clean Energy Fuels retires 2016 debt
Clean Energy Fuels Corp. has announced that it has retired its 2016 debt with stock and cash.... 1 Aug 16
Order placed for largest ever LNG-fuelled bulk carrier
HMD, POSCO and ILSHIN Logistics are set to build 50 000 DWT LNG-fuelled bulk carrier.... 1 Aug 16
First LNG carrier transits the expanded Panama Canal
The Shell-chartered Maran Gas Apollonia is the first LNG carrier to transit the expanded Panama Canal.... 1 Aug 16
High noon in the Mediterranean
T. A. Cook Consultants examines how the Zohr gas field discovery will transform Egypt from a net importer to a net exporter of LNG.... 1 Aug 16
Dead or alive
Mark Wells, Coldharbour Marine Ltd, UK, explains the complexity behind the ‘living vs viable’ organism debate in ballast water treatment.... 1 Aug 16
The challenges and opportunities of small scale LNG
CWC Group has condicted an interview with Lauran Wetemans, Shell Downstream Services International.... 1 Aug 16
METI completes first LNG import transaction
MET International AG, which is the trading arm of MET Group, has announced that it has successfully executed its first LNG import transaction.... 1 Aug 16
Corpus Christi Liquefaction June 2016 construction report
Corpus Christi Liquefaction has released its monthly construction report to the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for June 2016.... 1 Aug 16
Saipem wins two new Tangguh LNG contracts
Saipem has announced that it has won two new engineering and construction contracts for both on and offshore work on the Tangguh LNG expansion project in Indonesia.... 1 Aug 16
US DOE grants Plaquemines LNG authorisation to export LNG to FTA countries
The US Department of Energy has authorised Venture Global Plaquemines LNG LLC to export LNG via ship from its proposed terminal to nations that hold a free trade agreement with the US.... 1 Aug 16
GasLog Partners announces higher profit in 2Q16
GasLog Partners LP – an international owner and operator of LNG carriers – has posted its financial results for 2Q16, boasting a higher profit compared to 2Q15.... 1 Aug 16
LNG Ltd’s founder steps down from Board
LNG Ltd has confirmed that Maurice Brand will step down as an Executive Director with the company, effective 1 August 2016. ... 1 Aug 16
Skangas’ Pori LNG terminal receives first shipload of LNG
Gasum subsidiary Skangas has announced that its Pori terminal in Finland has received its first shipload of LNG.... 19 Jul 16
OSG plans spin-off
Overseas Shipholding Group Inc. has announced the filing of a registration statement on Form 10 with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), in connection with its plan to separate its intern... 19 Jul 16
Tsakos Energy Navigation extends stock repurchase programme
LNG tanker operator, Tsakos Energy Navigation, will extend its stock repurchase programme by an additional US$20 million for purchases of its common and/or its preferred shares.... 19 Jul 16
Update: Partners have their say on new LNG marine fuel coalition
SEA/LNG – a new coalition focusing on the global development of LNG as a marine fuel – has released a statement.... 19 Jul 16
GasLog announces charter of newbuild to Total for seven years
GasLog Ltd has announced that it has signed a time charter party with Total Gas & Power Chartering Ltd to charter Hull 2801 for a seven-year period, commencing in mid-2018.... 19 Jul 16
UECC launches second LNG dual-fuel PCTC
United European Car Carriers has announced that it recently launched the TBN Auto Energy – its second LNG dual-fuel pure car and truck carrier.... 19 Jul 16
ENGIE establishes regional hub for energy innovation in Singapore
ENGIE has announced that it has opened the ENGIE Lab Singapore, which will serve as a regional hub for energy technology and innovation in Southeast Asia.... 19 Jul 16
Cameron LNG expansion receives export approval
Sempra Energy has confirmed that the Cameron LNG Liquefaction Expansion Project has received non-FTA export authorisation from the DOE.... 19 Jul 16
CLNG Tianjin to invest in Chinese LNG storage and transportation company
CLNG Tianjin has agreed to invest RMB45.9 million in a company that is involved in the investment, development, management and operation of LNG storage and transportation projects in China.... 19 Jul 16
RasGas hosts Energy Majors students
RasGas recently hosted a group of HEC Paris Executive MBA students at its Ras Laffan facilities in Qatar.... 19 Jul 16
Part of the process
Steve Hemsley, Lanner, UK, examines the expanding role of business simulation in the LNG industry.... 19 Jul 16
Annova LNG files mid-scale LNG terminal application
Annova LNG has filed an application to FERC to construct a new LNG export facility on the Brownsville Ship Channel, Texas, US.... 19 Jul 16
Boreas Natural Gas commences operations
Boreas Natural Gas has announced that it has officially commenced operations, providing products, services and customised turnkey solutions for the natural gas fuels market.... 19 Jul 16