Daily Archives: October 17, 2017

Report: Malaviya Seven OSV pulled from auction after low bid

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ An offshore supply vessel detained in Aberdeen for over a year due to unpaid wages to the crew has reportedly been withdrawn from auction after receiving a low bid. As a reminder, the UK Maritime and Coast Guard Agency arrested the infamous vessel Malaviya Seven last March over unpaid wages…

EnerMech scores another Prelude FLNG contract

Rate this article By LNG World News Prelude FLNG (Image courtesy of Shell)Aberdeen-based mechanical engineering group EnerMech has won a five-year deal for Shell’s Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) project offshore Western Australia. EnerMech did not reveal the value of the deal under which it will supply hose and hose fittings as well as…

Multifuel LNG station planed for Dordrecht Inland Seaport

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of Port of RotterdamPitPoint.LNG and Port of Rotterdam signed a letter of intent to jointly investigate the realization of a multifuel LNG bunkering station at the Dordrecht Inland Seaport. Ronald Paul, COO for the Port of Rotterdam said this would encourage the use of LNG as…

Saipem’s giant crane vessel takes part in defense drill in Cyprus

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today Oilfield services and offshore drilling rig provider Saipem has taken part in a defence exercise organized by Cyprus in its exclusive economic zone. The Italian company’s Saipem 7000 semi-submersible crane vessel was a part of of one of the tested scenarios. A multi-national exercise called Nemesis 2017 was…

Spain’s September LNG imports rise

Rate this article By LNG World News Huelva regasification plant (Image courtesy of Enagás)Spain’s imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) rose by 5 percent in September on a yearly basis boosted by higher gas-to-power generation. LNG imports reached 11.9 terawatt hours (TWh) in September as compared to 11.4 TWh in the same month the year…

Lithuanian LNG terminal handles 40th cargo

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of Klaipedos NaftaHöegh LNG’s FSRU Independence performed the 40th ship-to-ship transfer since it started operating as Lithuania’s liquefied natural gas import terminal. The terminal operator, Klaipedos Nafta said that Shell’s small-scale LNG bunkering vessel Cardissa arrived at the port of Klaipeda on Monday to load a…

New subsea support vessel delivered to Maersk Supply

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. Chinese COSCO Dalian Shipyard has delivered a new deep subsea support vessel to the Danish shipowner, Maersk Supply Service. The new vessel, named Maersk Installer, is 11 meters high, 27 meters wide and 137 meters long. The delivery documents were signed by the builder and the vessel owner…

Oil Search: PNG LNG hits record quarterly production

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of Oil SearchExxonMobil-operated PNG LNG project recorded an annualized production rate of 8.6 mtpa during the quarter ended September 30, the highest since coming onstream in 2014. “The LNG project bumped Oil Search’s quarterly production to an all-time high quarterly production of 7.91 mmboe during the…