Daily Archives: June 23, 2020

Construction starts on 2nd Wallenius SOL LNG RoRo

Rate this article By Mirza Duran China’s CIMC Raffles, part of the CIMC group, has started building the second LNG-powered RoRo ship for Sweden’s Wallenius SOL. Image: Wallenius SOL CIMC Raffles started working on the newbuild on June 8 at its yard in Yantai. The ice class vessel is the second out of a batch…

EIA: U.S. year-to-date LNG exports more than halved

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports from the United States have declined by more than half so far in 2020, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said. Courtesy of Freeport LNG Daily natural gas deliveries to U.S. facilities that produce liquefied natural gas for export were a record 9.8 billion cubic…

Awilco amends LNG pair financial covenants

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Awilco LNG has agreed certain amendments to financial covenants in the sale/leaseback deals for its LNG tanker pair. Courtesy of Awilco LNG The company said in its statement that it has agreed with CCB Financial Leasing (CCBFL) to make certain temporary amendments to financial covenants in the sale/leaseback facilities…

New TMS Cardiff Gas LNG carrier delivered to Total

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Greece-based shipping company TMS Cardiff Gas has taken delivery of a new LNG tanker built by South Korea’s shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries. LNG carrier Qogir (Image: TMS Cardiff Gas) The newest addition to the shipping company’s fleet is the 174,000-cbm Qogir. TMS Cardiff Gas took delivery of the newbuild…

Fluxys test interest for Zeebrugge LNG truck loading capacity

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Belgian gas infrastructure company and Zeebrugge LNG terminal operator, Fluxys has set out to test market interest for the facility’s truck loading capacity. Coutesy of Fluxys Belgium – Franck Duez From June 17, until July 17, 2020, Fluxys is running a call for market interest regarding the expansion of…

Tellurian names Souki as executive chairman

Rate this article By Mirza Duran US LNG export project developer Tellurian said Tuesday it named its co-founder Charif Souki as executive chairman. Driftwood LNG (Image: Tellurian) Souki has been Tellurian’s non-executive chairman since founding the company in February 2016. Tellurian has recently delayed a final investment decision on its Driftwood LNG project to 2021…