FPSO moored at Ophir field offshore Malaysia

By Offshore Energy Today Australian oil and gas company Octanex has informed that the MTC Ledang FPSO has arrived on location at the Ophir field offshore Malaysia and the commissioning activities have started. “The FPSO is in final position, all mooring lines attached. The flowline between the FPSO and the previously installed Wellhead Platform has…

Top news of the week October 16-21

By LNG World News MOL FSRU Challenger, the world’s largest FSRU (Image: MOL)LNG Canada contracts BAM to build new Rio Tinto wharf BAM International, together with Canada’s JJM Construction and a U.S. company Manson Construction has been awarded the contract to build the new Rio Tinto Aluminium BC Works wharf on behalf of LNG Canada….

Engie negotiating LNG business sale to Total

By LNG World News Image courtesy of EngieFrench energy giant and LNG player Engie could be selling its liquefied natural gas (LNG) business to compatriot Total. The two companies have already started talks over a possible sale, Reuters reports citing the financial newsletter La Lettre de l‘Expansion. An agreement could be achieved over the following…

Addax extends deal for FPSO Sendje Berge

By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Sendje Berge Limited, a subsidiary of BW Offshore Limited (BWO), has agreed terms of a contract extension for the FPSO Sendje Berge with Addax Petroleum. BW Offshore said on Monday that the extension for the FPSO, working on the Okwori field offshore Nigeria, had been submitted to relevant Nigerian authorities for review and…

Report: Energean hires Stena Forth drillship

By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Greek oil company Energean Oil & Gas has reportedly hired one of Stena Drilling’s drillships last week on a term deal set to begin in 2018. According to information provided by VesselsValue, Energean hired Stena Drilling’s Stena Forth drillship last Monday on a five-month deal. The contract will begin on January 1, 2018,…