Daily Archives: June 10, 2020

Hudong-Zhonghua finalising works on 4th Yamal LNG carrier

By Mirza Duran China’s Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding is wrapping up the construction of a liquefied natural gas carrier that will serve Novatek’s Yamal project in Russian Arctic. LNG Megrez (Image: Hudong-Zhonghua) The 174,000-cbm LNG Megrez is the fourth and final Yamal-dedicated vessel ordered by Japan’s Mitsui O.S.K. Lines and China COSCO Shipping at the Chinese yard….

Deep Down bags $2 million in new orders

By Adis Ajdin Subsea equipment specialist Deep Down has received material orders from two customers totaling approximately […] The post Deep Down bags $2 million in new orders appeared first on Offshore… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

BMW to test marine biofuel with UECC, GoodShipping

By Naida Hakirevic After announcing their three-month biofuel trial earlier this year, short sea shipowner United European Car Carriers (UECC) and sustainable shipping initiative The GoodShipping Program have now partnered with car manufacturer BMW Group to continue to test marine biofuel (BFO) on UECC’s roll-on/roll-off (RoRo) vessels. Image Courtesy: UECC/The GoodShipping Program BMW Group joins…

Petrofac to support CCS and hydrogen project in UK

By Nermina Kulovic Petrofac has been awarded an engineering and project management office support contract for the Acorn project. The post Petrofac to support CCS and hydrogen project in UK appeared first on Offshore… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Wintershall Dea adds more time to Energy Swan PSV charter

By Bojan Lepic Norwegian offshore vessel operator Golden Energy Offshore Services (GEOS) has secured another contract extension for its Energy Swan platform supplier with Wintershall Norge. The post Wintershall… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

SapuraOMV preparing for Kanga survey offshore Australia

By Bojan Lepic Australia’s National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) has begun an assessment of the Kanga-1 geophysical and geotechnical site survey offshore… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Construction starts on Finnlines’ hybrid RoRo vessel

By Naida Hakirevic The construction of Finnlines’ newest environmentally friendly roll-on/roll off (RoRo) vessel commenced on 8 June 2020 with the steel cutting ceremony in the Chinese Nanjing Jinling shipyard. Image Courtesy: Finnlines Finnlines, a Finnish shipping company and part of the Italian Grimaldi Group, had placed an order for three 17,400 dwt RoRo ultra-large…

Dunkirk LNG activities high despite COVID-19 effects

By Adnan Bajic Dunkerque LNG, the operator of France’s Dunkirk liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal, noted the activities remained positive despite the COVID-19 situation. Courtesy of Dunkerque LNG Commenting on the first four months of operation in 2020, Dunkerque LNG sales director, Cédric Vandenbroucke, said, “The re-gasification rate reached an average of 40 per cent,…