Daily Archives: July 2, 2020

GTT, Zvezda join forces to build Russian LNG carriers

Rate this article By Mirza Duran French containment specialist GTT said Thursday it signed a deal with Russia’s Zvezda shipyard to partner up on the construction of LNG carriers. Image: Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex The technical assistance and license deal will allow Zvezda to build ARC7 ice-breaking LNG carriers fitted with GTT’s containment system. According to…

US floating LNG export project struggling to lock in buyers

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Delfin LNG, the company behind the floating export development in the Gulf of Mexico, […] The post US floating LNG export project struggling to lock in buyers appeared first on Offshore Energy. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Armed pirates kidnap crew members from BW Offshore’s FPSO

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina A group of armed men attacked the FPSO Sendje Berge some 30 nautical miles […] The post Armed pirates kidnap crew members from BW Offshore’s FPSO appeared first on Offshore Energy. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Odfjell rig heads to South Africa for Total drilling campaign

Rate this article By Nermina Kulovic Odfjell Drilling’s semi-submersible drilling rig Deepsea Stavanger has mobilized from Norway to South Africa for a drilling campaign with Total. The post Odfjell rig heads to South Africa for Total… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Construction starts on Terntank’s hybrid tankers

Rate this article By Mirza Duran China Merchants Jinling shipyard started building on Tuesday two LNG and LBG-powered tankers for Sweden’s Terntank. Image: Terntank Terntank ordered the duo last year at the Chinese yard previously known as AVIC Dingheng Shipbuilding. The vessels are an upgraded version of the shipping company’s AVIC series. Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine,…

Global Energy Ventures, CIMC Raffles extend LoI

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Australia’s Global Energy Ventures (GEV), a developer of global integrated marine compressed natural gas (CNG) projects, and Yantai CIMC Raffles Offshore Limited (CIMC Raffles) have extended their Letter of Intent (LoI) to build the CNG Optimum 200 ships. The extension is for six months through to December 31, 2020,…