Daily Archives: October 12, 2020

BW LNG starts El Salvador FSRU conversion project

By Adnan Bajic BW LNG, a unit of the Singapore-based gas shipping giant BW Group, has hit a new milestone with its El Salvador FSRU conversion project. Courtesy of BW LNG The company noted that at the end of last month, the strike steel ceremony took place at the Keppel Shipyard. This marked the physical…

Watch: Carnival’s LNG-powered giant wraps up sea trials

By Jasmina Ovcina Mardi Gras heads out for sea trials; Image courtesy: Meyer Turku Carnival Cruise Line’s LNG-powered XL-class cruise ship Mardi Gras has completed its sea trials with flying colors, Finland-based shipbuilder Meyer Turku said. The giant cruise ship returned to the yard last week, after testing its systems and operations at sea for…

BP mobilising Ocean Apex rig for Ironbark drilling

By Bojan Lepic The Ocean Apex semi-submersible drilling rig has been handed over to BP for the drilling of the Ironbark-1 exploration well offshore Australia. The post BP mobilising Ocean Apex rig for Ironbark… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Delfin wraps up FLNG FEED

By Adnan Bajic Delfin Midstream said the FEED work for its 3.5 mtpa FLNG vessel to be deployed at the Delfin LNG project is complete. Courtesy of Delfin LNG The company further noted it is developing a robust FLNG in cooperation with Samsung Heavy Industries and Black & Veatch. The FEED results together with the…

Wage settlement ends oil strike in Norway

By Bojan Lepic Norwegian oil firms were able to strike a wage bargain with officials of labour union Lederne on Friday, ending a 10-day strike which threatened to cut the country’s oil and gas output by almost 25… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Japanese spot LNG prices recover in September

By Adnan Bajic Prices of spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) imported into Japan and contracted during the month of September rose after a slip in August. Courtesy of Tepco According to Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry data, the contract-based price in September was at $4.5 per mmBtu. This compares to $3.4 per mmBtu…