Daily Archives: October 2, 2017

Scottish First Minister opens OGTC’s innovation center

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has opened the new Oil & Gas Technology Centre Innovation Hub in Aberdeen. The new Hub is part of the Oil & Gas Technology Centre, a non-profit, industry-led, technology research and development organization, funded by the Aberdeen City Region Deal. The Scottish Government said on…

Pembina completes Veresen acquisition

Rate this article By LNG World News Pembina Pipeline Corporation said it has completed its business combination with Veresen creating one of the largest energy infrastructure companies in Canada. Mick Dilger, Pembina’s president and CEO, said that with increased size and scale, the combined companies create a platform in which Pembina can pursue expanded growth…

OEEC: Terre Quanta cuts offshore equipment downtime

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today With only a week to go before the Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference kicks off in Amsterdam we’ve taken an opportunity to present you Terre Quanta. Terre Quanta is a U.S. based start-up which will, along with ten other young companies have an opportunity to present its ideas…

Armour starts commercial gas sales from Kincora plant

Rate this article By LNG World News Armour Energy said that the commercial sales of gas have kicked off from the Kincora project. Commenting on this significant achievement for the company, CEO Roger Cressey, said this is a major milestone for the company as it progresses towards becoming a “significant oil and gas producer in…

Jan De Nul gears up for cable installation on Nasr field

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. Jan De Nul Group’s preparations for the subsea cable laying work for ADMA-OPCO’s Nasr Full Field Development Package 2 Project off the coast of Abu Dhabi are in full swing. The service provider for the offshore and maritime industries was awarded the project last December by Hyundai Heavy…

DONG Energy changes name as it exits oil and gas business

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today Danish energy company DONG Energy has decided to change its name following last week’s completion of the upstream oil and gas business sale, which also marked the company’s exit from the oil and gas business overall. To remind, DONG Energy on Friday completed the divestment of its upstream…

US LNG player Tellurian charters TFDE tanker from Maran Gas

Rate this article By LNG World News Maran Gas Mystras (Image courtesy of Maran Gas)US LNG export project developer, Tellurian has entered into a six-month time charter contract with Maran Gas Maritime for a liquefied natural gas tanker, the Maran Gas Mystras. Tellurian took delivery of the tanker at Galle, Sri Lanka on October 1….

Increasing heavy lifting safety while cutting costs

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ The new product by Green Pin® addresses both challenges. Green Pin® recently introduced the Green Pin Power Sling® Shackle. Green Pin® claims the new shackle lets companies save up to 20% on synthetic- and wire rope costs thanks to its design (for which a patent is pending). The Power Sling®…

Three oil majors ink carbon storage pact in Norway

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. Three oil majors, Statoil, Shell, and Total, on Monday signed a partnership agreement to mature the development of carbon storage on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). The project is part of the Norwegian authorities’ efforts to develop full-scale carbon capture and storage in Norway, Statoil noted on Monday….

FLNG Hilli Episeyo leaves Keppel Shipyard

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. LNG shipping company Golar LNG has informed that the FLNG Hilli Episeyo departed from Keppel Shipyard in Singapore on Sunday, October 1. The vessel was named Hilli Episeyo at a ceremony in Keppel Shipyard in early July. Having reached mechanical completion, the world’s first converted Floating Liquefaction (FLNG)…