Poland’s PGNiG boosting LNG imports

By LNG World News First US LNG cargo to Poland (Image: PGNiG)Poland’s state-owned gas company PGNiG on Wednesday reported a rise in its natural gas sales boosted by liquefied natural gas (LNG) volumes. PGNiG’s natural gas sales rose almost 20 percent on year in the second quarter to 5.63 billion cubic metres (bcm). First half…

TransCanada’s gas pipeline for PNG LNG hits legal snag

By LNG World News Canada’s Federal Court of Appeal has sent the National Energy Board’s decision regarding the provincially approved TransCanada’s Prince Rupert Gas Transmission pipeline proposal back for re-determination. The 900-kilometre PRGT pipeline would move gas from northeastern BC to the proposed Pacific NorthWest LNG export terminal near Prince Rupert. The appeal court ruled…

LIQAL to Build Third LNG Fuel Station in Belgium; Joins NGVA Europe

By NGV Global Breda based LIQAL has been awarded a contract by Tankterminal N.V. (Begoos Group) for the design and turnkey supply of an LNG refuelling station for trucks in Lokeren, Belgium. Tankterminal N.V. owns and operates tankcleaning facilities, including truck fuel stations in Lokeren, Ghent and (at Unidet N.V.) in Meer, where diesel and…

FERC progresses Annova LNG review

By LNG World News The United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is currently reviewing information submitted by Annova LNG on the proposed export project on the southern bank of the Brownsville ship channel. The project would include six liquefaction trains with the ability to produce about 6 million tons per year of LNG. FERC said…

Gate LNG volumes rise 2 pct in H1

By LNG World News LNG throughput volumes at the Dutch Gate terminal rose 2 percent in the first half of this year as compared to the same period a year ago, according to the data released by the Port of Rotterdam on Thursday. Total liquefied natural gas throughput reached about 878,000 mt in the period…

PHOTO: Heerema places Culzean jacket on seabed for Maersk Oil

By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Dutch contractor Heerema Fabrication Group on Thursday posted an image through its social media channels showing the installation of the Culzean CPF jacket. The Dutch company added that the Culzean ULQ jacket has now also been installed in the UK North Sea. The Maersk Oil-operated Culzean gas field development concept consists of a…

India’s LNG imports decline in June

By LNG World News Image courtesy of Hazira LNGIndia’s imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) dropped almost 10 percent in June on a yearly basis, according to the latest data from oil ministry’s Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC). India imported 1.76 billion cubic meters of LNG or about 1.32 million mt last month. The…

Woodside: Wheatstone LNG Train 1 commissioning nearing completion

By LNG World News The commissioning of Wheatstone LNG project’s first liquefaction train is in the final stages, Woodside’s CEO Peter Coleman said. The Chevron-led project west of Onslow, Australia completed offshore platform hook-up and commissioning required for LNG Train 1 start-up. Woodside informed in its quarterly report that the trunkline is pressurized and ready…

Share the energy! Inspirational networking during Offshore Energy

By Offshore Energy Today In the afterhours of the first exhibition day, on Tuesday the 10th of October you, your colleagues, business partners and potential prospects are invited to enjoy dinner and drinks, music and entertainment in a relaxing environment during the Official Networking Event of Offshore Energy hosted by iPS. The offshore energy market…