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Fincantieri lays keel for NorthStar’s LNG bunkering barge

Rate this article By Mirza Duran US-based Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding has recently started building an LNG bunkering barge for NorthStar Midstream’s unit Polaris New Energy. Image: Fincantieri Marine Group The yard is a part of Fincantieri Marine Group, which is the US division of Italian shipbuilding giant Fincantieri. To mark the official construction start of…

GTT inks LNG services deal with Knutsen

Rate this article By Mirza Duran French LNG containment specialist GTT has signed a global technical services deal with Norwegian shipowner Knutsen. Image: Knutsen Under the deal signed in June, the French company will support Knutsen with the maintenance and operation of 17 LNG carriers. GTT said in a statement on Wednesday the deal lasts…

Energy Transfer evaluating Lake Charles LNG EPC bids

Rate this article By Mirza Duran US company Energy Transfer is in the process of evaluating bids for the engineering, procurement and construction contract on its proposed Lake Charles LNG export facility. Image: Energy Transfer Lake Charles LNG has received commercial bids from EPC companies in response to a commercial tender issued in December last…

Petrobras halves the cost of post-salt well construction

Rate this article By Nermina Kulovic Brazilian oil and gas company Petrobras has managed to halve the costs of the post-salt well construction at its Golfinho field offshore Brazil. The post Petrobras halves the cost of post-salt well… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

KBR no longer interested in Goldboro LNG EPC contract

Rate this article By Mirza Duran US engineering company KBR is not interested to conclude a fixed price contract to build Canada’s Goldboro LNG facility, according to the project developer Pieridae. Image: Pieridae Pieridae said on Monday it received a notice from KBR saying the firm was “no longer prepared to negotiate and conclude the…

TEN orders up to three shuttle tankers in South Korea

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Greek shipping major TEN has entered into a contract for the construction of up […] The post TEN orders up to three shuttle tankers in South Korea appeared first on Offshore Energy. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Hudong to deliver third Yamal LNG carrier

Rate this article By Mirza Duran China’s Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding is to deliver another LNG carrier that will serve the Novatek-operated Yamal project in the Arctic. LNG Phecda (Image: Hudong-Zhonghua) Hudong said in a statement the 174,000-cbm LNG Phecda left the Shanghai yard for gas trials on July 3. The Chinese yard noted it faced many…

Damen: Keel laid for Ports of Auckland’s fully electric tug

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic On 7 July, Vietnam-based Damen Song Cam Shipyard, together with joint venture partner Song Cam Shipyard, hosted a keel-laying ceremony for the fully electric tug that Damen is building for the Ports of Auckland, New Zealand. Scheduled for delivery in 2021, the newbuild is said to be the world’s…

PowerGlobe in search for LNG carrier to support Croatia deal

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Qatar’s PowerGlobe is looking to charter an LNG carrier to support its newly booked capacity at Croatia’s first import terminal on the island of Krk. Krk LNG construction works (Image: LNG Croatia) The energy arm of privately-held Optimized Holding said in a statement it plans to charter the LNG…