Dreifa Energy secures first PSV for LNG conversion

By LNG World News Image courtesy of Dreifa EnergyDreifa Energy signed a deal to acquire the platform supply vessel Blue Betria from Blue Star Line in order to convert the vessel into an LNG floating regasification unit (FRU). Dreifa Energy was formed in 2016, by Flex LNG co-founders, Jostein Ueland and Trym Tveitnes that left…

Greece approves oil firms’ exploration applications

By Offshore Energy Today Greek energy ministry has approved applications of the consortium of Total, ExxonMobil, and Hellenic Petroleum, and separately, Energean to explore for oil and gas offshore. The Total-ExxonMobil-Hellenic Petroleum consortium has applied for the the areas south and west of Crete. Greek company, Energean Oil & Gas is looking to explore for…

Bonett Plans 40 CNG Stations in Czech Republic by End 2017

By NGV Global CNG Station at Makro in Čestlice Bonett Gas Investment, the Czech Republic’s largest vendor of CNG for transport, continues to strengthen its network of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) filling stations. In the coming weeks, it will open new new stations, expanding its network to over three dozen. It is the largest network…

Offshore regulator launches investigation into Gjoa gas leak

By Offshore Energy Today.. Norwegian offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has launched an investigation into a hydrocarbon leak on the Gjøa field, located in the North Sea off Norway, on June 21. Engie E&P, as the operator of the field, shut down the production from the field following the incident on Wednesday….

Gjoa remains shut as Engie reveals cause of gas leak

By Offshore Energy Today.. Following a gas leak on the Engie E&P-operated Gjøa platform in the North Sea, the operator has now identified a cause but is keeping the production shut. Engie has 30% interest in the field and its partners are Shell with 12%, Dea Norge with 8%, Petoro with 30% and Wintershall Norge…