Daily Archives: October 16, 2020

EIA: U.S. LNG exports see minimal impact from Hurricane Delta

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic U.S. LNG export facilities have endured a fair share of Hurricane activity in 2020, with this being the second most active Atlantic hurricane season on record. Image courtesy of Sempra LNG Six weeks after Hurricane Laura made landfall near Cameron, Louisiana, another hurricane, Hurricane Delta, made landfall as a…

West Africa win for Polarcus

Rate this article By Adis Ajdin Marine seismic player Polarcus has secured a contract for a 3D seismic data acquisition […] The post West Africa win for Polarcus appeared first on Offshore Energy. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

EPS bulker newbuilds to get MAN dual-fuel ME-GI engines

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Germany’s engine manufacturer MAN Energy Solutions has received an order for five 6G70ME-GI Mk 10.5 dual-fuel engines to be installed on five Newcastlemax bulk carriers ordered by Singapore-based shipping company Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS). Last month, EPS sealed an agreement to charter the five 210,000 dwt LNG dual-fuel bulkers…

EnergyQuest: Australian nine-month LNG exports up

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Australian LNG exports in the first nine months of the year have still edged up in 2020, despite the COVID-19 effects. Courtesy of Woodside Energy consultancy EnergyQuest noted that Australia exported a total of 57.7 Mt of LNG in the first nine months of the year, slightly more than…

Flex LNG takes delivery of Flex Amber

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Flex LNG, the shipping company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen, has taken delivery of Flex Amber. Courtesy of Flex LNG Built by Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries in South Korea, the tanker is capable of transporting up to 174,000 cubic meters of the chilled fuel. It also features a dual-fuel…

EPS trials biofuel with GoodFuels

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Singaporean-based tonnage provider Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) has hired GoodFuels to supply biofuel bunkers for one of its MR tankers. The company bunkered its 2010-built 47,377 deadweight tonne MR tanker M/T Pacific Beryl. with the residual-fuel equivalent Bio-Fuel Oil on October 9 in Dutch waters. The BFO’s performance will…

Seadrill scores extension for West Vela drillship from BP

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Oil major BP has awarded a new contract for Seadrill Partners’ West Vela drillship for work in the U.S. part of the Gulf of Mexico. The post Seadrill scores extension for West Vela drillship from BP… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today