Daily Archives: June 11, 2020

Flex LNG to take delivery of first 2020 newbuild vessel

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Flex LNG, the shipping company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen, is to take delivery of its first newbuild vessel for this year. Inside Flex Aurora’s LNG tank (Image: Flex LNG) The Norway-based company said on Wednesday it expects LNG carrier Flex Aurora to join its fleet by end of…

Blue Economy CRC kicks off 17 new research projects

Rate this article By Adis Ajdin The Blue Economy Cooperative Research Centre (BECRC) has recently commissioned 17 short-term scoping projects as part of its research agenda. These industry-focused projects involve collaboration between industry and research partners and will guide the CRC’s future. The new projects, spreading across the five BECRC research areas, involve collaboration with…

Jemena plans to connect Port Kembla LNG facility to EGP

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Australia’s energy infrastructure company, Jemena, has submitted plans to the New South Wales government to connect a proposed LNG import terminal at Port Kembla to the Eastern Gas Pipeline (EGP). Courtesy of Australian Industrial Energy Jemena’s managing director, Frank Tudor, said the company has also advanced plans to modify…

Europa Oil & Gas buys Edge licence offshore Ireland

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Exploration and production company Europa Oil & Gas has acquired a 100 per cent interest in Frontier Exploration Licence (FEL) 3/19 offshore Ireland from Norwegian oil company DNO. The post… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Stena Bulk develops new LNG-fueled tanker

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Shipping company Stena Bulk unveiled its product and chemical tanker prototype, the IMOFlexMAX, featuring dual-fuel LNG engines. Courtesy of Stena Bulk The company noted the vessel is able to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than 25 per cent compared to modern product tankers. The vessel, designed by Stena…

Australia Pacific LNG ships 500th cargo

Rate this article By Mirza Duran The Australia Pacific liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant, run by ConocoPhillips, has shipped its 500th cargo of the fuel since it started operations in 2016. Image courtesy of ConocoPhillips Australia The 174,100 cubic meters CESI Tianjin loaded the milestone cargo and departed the Curtis Island facility near Gladstone on…