Daily Archives: May 20, 2020

Pointe LNG in cash hunt for Louisiana export project

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Pointe LNG has appointed a financial adviser as it is looking to secure funds for its proposed liquefied natural gas export project in Louisiana. Image courtesy of Pointe LNG The US LNG project developer has mandated Whitehall & Company as financial advisor in raising investment capital and securing offtake…

Norwegian shipowners want to have climate neutral fleet by 2050

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Norwegian Shipowners’ Association has unveiled a new strategy whose goal is for the entire Norwegian fleet to be climate neutral by 2050. The aim of the Paris Agreement is to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees. In February 2020, Norway committed to reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by at…

Worley bags two frameworks with BP

Rate this article By Nermina Kulovic BP and Worley have entered into two global framework agreements, one for conceptual engineering and the other for early engineering and front‐end engineering design services. The post Worley bags… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Jersey now majority owner and operator of Verbier discovery

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Jersey Oil & Gas (JOG) has completed the acquisition of an additional 70 per cent working interest in Licence P2170 (Blocks 20/5b and 21/1d) from Norway’s Equinor. The post Jersey now majority… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Spain’s LNG imports slide in April

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Spain’s imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) slipped during the month of April, Enagás said in a monthly report. Image courtesy of Enagás The country’s LNG terminal operator noted in its monthly report that LNG imports stood at 15.6 terawatt-hours (TWh) in April 2020. This compares to 16.4 TWh…

GasLog’s LNG carrier starts sea trials

Rate this article By Mirza Duran LNG shipper GasLog said its newbuild carrier GasLog Westminister left the South Korean Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard for sea trials. Image courtesy of GasLog The vessel with the hull number 2262 will complete the trials on Saturday, according to the Greece-based LNG shipper. The 180,000 cubic meter vessel has…

Work starts on AG Ems LNG ferry conversion

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Dutch shipyard Royal Niestern Sander has started building a new aft for passenger ferry that will be converted to run on LNG for German ferry operator AG Ems. Image courtesy of Royal Niestern Sander The two companies signed a deal to convert the 1986-built Münsterland passenger ferry in July…

Petronas signs LNG supply deal with Tiger Clean Energy

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Malaysian energy giant Petronas said it has recently entered into a liquefied natural gas supply deal with China’s Tiger Clean Energy. Bintulu LNG plant (Image courtesy of Petronas) The first virtual LNG deal for Petronas signed via a video teleconference will see the Malaysian company supply an ISO tank…

Thinking inside the box

Rate this article By volkanakdag Sustainable solutions in the maritime industry come in various forms, but they share one thing. Implementation has to be as easy as possible. Sometimes companies use the most accepted shape in shipping for their products: the intermodal container. A shape people in the maritime industry know how to handle. A…