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Ichthys central processing facility sails away from South Korea

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. Inpex Corporation informed on Friday that the Ichthys Explorer, the Inpex-operated Ichthys LNG Project’s central processing facility (CPF), sailed away from its construction site in Geoje, South Korea en route to the Ichthys field offshore Western Australia. The unit sailed away following the completion of shipyard commissioning and…

Höegh LNG takes delivery of seventh FSRU

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of Höegh LNGNorway-based floating LNG giant Höegh LNG took delivery of its seventh floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) from Hyundai Heavy Industries. The 170,032-cbm FSRU named Höegh Giant has a regasification capacity of 750 MMscf/day. Höegh LNG said previously that the vessel would serve the…

GasLog Partners posts higher profit

Rate this article By LNG World News GasLog Partners, the New York-listed spinoff of LNG shipper GasLog reported a rise in profit for the first quarter of this year. According to the company’s latest quarterly report, the net profit in the three months ended March 31, reached US$21 million, representing a 30 percent increase over…

Delivery of Exmar’s Caribbean FLNG pushed back

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of ExmarBelgium’s Exmar, the Nicolas Savery-led shipowner said Thursday it now expects to take delivery of its Caribbean FLNG in May. The FLNG unit is currently located at the Wison Offshore & Marine’s yard in Nantong, China. “Financing of the Caribbean FLNG and final delivery of…

Berlin LNG Filling Station Opens

Rate this article By NGV Global Liqvis, the LNG fuel supply subsidiary of German energy company Uniper, together with the food industry service provider Meyer Logistik have opened the first publicly accessible fueling station for liquefied natural gas in Berlin. Located in Grünheide on the east Berlin Ring (A10), on Meyer Logistik company property. It…

Aida Cruises takes delivery of second LNG-powered cruiseship

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of Aida CruisesAida Cruises, part of the Carnival Corporation, took delivery of the LNG-powered AIDAperla in Nagasaki, Japan from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI). AIDAperla will set sail for the Mediterranean in the coming days and will be christened on June 30, 2017, in Palma de Mallorca,…

Liquimet opens LNG station in Italy

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of GasfinLiquimet, an Italian unit of Gasfin Group has opened the first natural gas only refueling station for LNG and CNG-fueled heavy-duty vehicles in Italy. The station at the Interporto di Padova is the first to be opened under the GAINN-IT national initiative aimed at developing…

TechnipFMC reports rise in profit

Rate this article By LNG World News LNG engineer TechnipFMC reported a net income of US$190.8 million for the first quarter of 2017, up from $147.4 million in the corresponding quarter last year. Doug Pferdehirt, CEO of TechnipFMC said, “although the global energy market remains challenged, we benefit from the recovery of the short-cycle North…

MacGregor sells stake in LNG transfer arms specialist

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of MacGregorMacGregor, part of Cargotec, is looking to sell the majority shares of Woodfield Systems the provider of marine loading arms for LNG transfer. Woodfield became part of MacGregor in January 2014, when MacGregor acquired mooring and loading systems unit from Aker Solutions. The company’s solutions…