Daily Archives: June 1, 2020

Samsung Heavy launches GasLog LNG newbuild

Rate this article By Mirza Duran South Korea’s shipbuilding giant Samsung Heavy Industries has launched a new liquefied natural gas carrier for Greece-based LNG shipper GasLog. LNG carrier GasLog Galveston (Image courtesy of GasLog) The launching event of the LNG carrier GasLog Galveston (SN2301) was held at the Korean yard on May 30. GasLog says…

Qatar Petroleum inks $19.2 bln LNG shipbuilding deal

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Qatar Petroleum has inked three deals with South Korean shipbuilders reserving slots for its […] The post Qatar Petroleum inks $19.2 bln LNG shipbuilding deal appeared first on Offshore Energy. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

MMA vessel to support stranded Australian FPSO

Rate this article By Nermina Kulovic MMA Offshore has been awarded a support contract with Upstream Production Solutions for the MPSV Mermaid Searcher. The post MMA vessel to support stranded Australian FPSO appeared first on Offshore… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

China’s Guangdong plans big inland LNG conversion project

Rate this article By Mirza Duran China’s Guangdong province is boosting the use of LNG as fuel and plans to convert a large number of inland vessels to run on chilled fuel as part of a new project signed on Friday. Image courtesy of China State Shipbuilding Corporation To implement the plan which aims to…

Canden Marine Fuel Services joins Glander International Bunkering Group

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Canden Marine Fuel Services, a Canada-based marketer of marine fuels, has been merged into the Glander International Bunkering Group. Canden will become Glander International Bunkering (Montreal) Ltd as the 9th office in the brand’s global network. As explained, the decision to merge into the Glander International Bunkering Group is…

Van Oord inks green loan for LNG-powered dredgers

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Dutch marine contractor Van Oord has signed its first green loan that will be used to fund its new liquefied natural gas-powered dredgers. Image courtesy of Van Oord The company said in a statement it signed the loan with Dutch Rabobank and France’s BNP Paribas last month. Van Oord…

Former Santos man to take COO role at Beach Energy

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Oil and gas company Beach Energy has appointed a new chief operating officer (COO) of the company. The post Former Santos man to take COO role at Beach Energy appeared first on Offshore Energy. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Ineos farms out two Norwegian licenses to Lime Petroleum

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Rex International’s 90 per cent subsidiary, Lime Petroleum, has completed the acquisition of a 15 per cent stake in two Ineos’ Norwegian Sea licenses. The post Ineos farms out two Norwegian licenses… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Cat chooses The Switch drive train technology for Twin Fin bulkers

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Finland-based Yaskawa Environmental Energy / The Switch has signed a contract with US company Caterpillar (Cat) to deliver a package of electric drive train technology for a series of bulk carriers. Image Courtesy: Yaskawa Environmental Energy / The Switch As informed, the ships will feature Cat Marine’s Twin Fin…

Suncor puts out fire on Terra Nova FPSO

Rate this article By Nermina Kulovic A fire on board Suncor Energy’s Terra Nova FPSO, located offshore Canada, was reported to the Canadian offshore regulator on Saturday. The post Suncor puts out fire on Terra Nova FPSO appeared… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today