Daily Archives: April 20, 2020

SOHAR port joins SEA-LNG coalition

By Adnan Bajic SOHAR Port and Freezone became the first Middle Eastern port to join the multi-sector industry coalition SEA-LNG. SOHAR joins SEA-LNG to promote its investment in LNG bunkering facilities and the use of LNG as a marine fuel. MARSA LNG, a venture comprised of TOTAL and OQ, is currently developing an LNG liquefaction…

Beach Energy ends Diamond rig contract

By Nermina Kulovic Beach Energy has terminated a drilling contract with Diamond Offshore for the Ocean Onyx drilling rig. The post Beach Energy ends Diamond rig contract appeared first on Offshore Energy. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Equinor gets 10-year life extension for Troll B platform

By Nermina Kulovic Norwegian authorities have granted consent to operator Equinor for a 10-year lifetime extension for the Troll B platform located in the North Sea. The post Equinor gets 10-year life extension for… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

GTT first-quarter revenue up

By Mirza Duran French liquefied natural gas containment specialist GTT reported a 74 per cent rise in first-quarter revenue as new orders keep pouring in. GTT, which is about 40 per cent owned by French utility Engie, said its revenue reached 102.5 million euros ($111.2 million) in the first quarter of this year. According to…

EnergyQuest: Australian LNG exports better than expected

By Adnan Bajic Australian liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports will survive in the current Coronavirus-hit environment but will not thrive, energy consultancy EnergyQuest said in its report. Image courtesy of Santos Australian LNG facilities have exported a total of 6.8 million tonnes in March 2020, the report says. This equates to 101 cargoes. Additionally, this…

U.S. weekly offshore rig count drops down a notch

By Nermina Kulovic The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. decreased by one unit over the last week, according to a weekly rig count report by Baker Hughes. The post U.S. weekly offshore rig count drops down a notch… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Australian LNG import project gets OK for capacity boost

By Mirza Duran Australian Industrial Energy has won approval to increase capacity at its planned liquefied natural gas import terminal in Port Kembla in New South Wales. Image courtesy of Australian Industrial Energy The approval to modify the facility will allow increased volumes of gas to flow through the LNG import terminal, satisfying the market…