Daily Archives: October 10, 2017

‘Maersk Deliverer’ scoops second deal in two weeks

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Danish offshore driller Maersk Drilling has won more work in Southeast Asia for its Maersk Deliverer semi-submersible drilling rig. Maersk Drilling said on Tuesday that the semi-submersible Maersk Deliverer was awarded a contract in Southeast Asia by Total E&P Malaysia. According to the company, the contract will cover drilling one…

Airbus CEO to prove Super Puma safety by flying offshore?

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Another online petition regarding Airbus helicopters has caught the eye of the public after the company’s CEO Guillaume Faury arrived at the Helitech International 2017, Europe’s largest rotorcraft event, in the H225 Super Puma. On its own, arrival in one of the choppers your company makes is not something to…

Baltic partners launch LNG locomotive construction in Lithuania

Rate this article By LNG World News The Baltic Sea Region LNG cluster members inked an agreement to develop an LNG hybrid rail locomotive, with a six-month prototype design and development period. The partners in the LNG hybrid locomotive project are AB Lietuvos geležinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways), Klaipėda Stevedoring Company BEGA, AB Klaipėdos Nafta, Vilnius Gediminas…

Yamal LNG to ship first cargoes in November

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of NovatekYamal LNG the export project operated by Russia’s largest independent natural gas producer, Novatek, is set to ship its first cargo in November. The project will dispatch two cargoes in November, with four more to follow in December, Reuters reports, citing Russia’s customs service. The…

Lithuania’s Litgas to supply LNG to Poland by trucks

Rate this article By LNG World News FSRU Independence used as Lithuania’s first LNG import terminal in Klaipeda (Image courtesy of Klaipedos Nafta)Lithuanian natural gas trading company, Litgas, part of Lietuvos Energia, will supply liquefied natural gas (LNG) by trucks to Polish electricity and gas seller Duon. The LNG will be supplied from Klaipedos Nafta’s…

WFW advises on FSRU BW Integrity financing

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of BW LNGInternational law firm Watson Farley & Williams acted as advisor to Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank and KfW- IPEX Bank in the $191.8m post-delivery financing of BW Group’s FSRU BW Integrity. The FSRU has a storage capacity in excess of 170,000 cubic meters…

OEEC: ‘The decom is real’

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. Tuesday, October 10, the first day of the Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC) in Amsterdam, kicked off early in the morning with a technical session named Decommissioning, which was packed with visitors eager to learn more about this sector. The session focused on decommissioning and re-use plans…

Former Amec Foster Wheeler CEO heads to Capita

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Business outsourcing company Capita has appointed former Amec Foster Wheeler CEO Jonathan Lewis as its new chief executive officer with effect from December 1, 2017. After oilfield services company Wood Group completed the acquisition of Lewis’ prior employer, Amec Foster Wheeler, the former AFW man quickly found a new CEO…