LNG bunkering vessel Coralius named

By LNG World News The first European-built LNG bunker and distribution vessel, Coralius, was named on Monday, May 22. The vessel was commissioned by owners Anthony Veder and Sirius Shipping in 2015 and was built by Royal Bodewes. This new vessel will offer LNG bunkering services for Skangas, a subsidiary of Gasum, mainly operating in…

Exxon extends Maersk drillship contract. Dayrate slashed

By Offshore Energy Today Danish offshore driller Maersk Drilling has secured a contract extension for the ultra-deepwater drillship Maersk Viking with ExxonMobil. The estimated value of the contract extension is $22.5 million, with a duration of 150 days. Maersk Viking has been operating for ExxonMobil on the Julia field in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico…

ELA to Showcase New Container at Offshore Wind Energy 2017

ELA Container Offshore is pleased to announce it will be participating at this year’s Offshore Wind Energy conference, which is the largest offshore wind and exhibition of its type anywhere in the world. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Technology Comments comments

Solstad Offshore scores work for PSV quartet

By Offshore Energy Today Solstad Offshore (SOFF) has been awarded new contracts and contract extensions for four of the company’s PSV. The Norwegian company said the contracts would start in May and June. The contracts consist of a combined total of ca 500 vessel days which are split between the vessels “Normand Flipper”, “Normand Aurora”,…

Rosneft cuts oil output with an eye to ramping up again

By Offshore Energy Today.. By Vladimir Soldatkin and Katya Golubkova MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s Rosneft is ready to resume full oil output quickly once OPEC-led cuts end as the country’s top producer has focused its own cuts on newer fields, its chief executive has said. Those cuts run until June 30, though oil ministers from…

Polish LNG terminal receives 15th cargo

By LNG World News Illustration purposes only (Image courtesy of Polskie LNG)Polish LNG terminal in Swinoujscie, named President Lech Kaczyński received its 15th cargo of liquefied natural gas over the past weekend. According to Gaz-System, Polish gas transmission operator, volumes delivered to the terminal have now surpassed 3 million cubic meters of LNG, an equivalent…

Shell shareholders reject emissions target proposal

By LNG World News FILE PHOTO: A logo of Royal Dutch Shell is seen at Gastech, the world’s biggest expo for the gas industry, in Chiba, Japan, April 4, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File PhotoBy Karolin Schaps THE HAGUE (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell shareholders on Tuesday widely rejected a proposal by an environmental group calling for…

China’s April LNG imports climb

By LNG World News Image courtesy of CNOOCChina, world’s largest energy consumer, boosted its imports of the chilled fuel in April by 15.6 percent year-on-year. China’s LNG imports rose to 2.17 million mt last month, according to the data by the General Administration of Customs. In the first four months of the year, China imported…

Andalucía LCNG Fuel Supply Opened for Public Access

By NGV Global Servicios Auxiliares Marítimos Algeciras (SAM Algeciras), the logistics center managed by Alonso Group in Algeciras and opened several months ago, has now opened supply to the public. It is the first facility in Andalucía that can refuel both trucks powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) and compressed natural gas (CNG). The infrastructure…