Tagged Midstream

Tellurian names new CEO, adds to board

By Adnan Bajic US LNG export project developer, Tellurian has appointed a new president and CEO, and added to its board of directors. The company said on Monday, it has appointed Octávio Simões as president and CEO, while Jonathan Gross and Jean Abiteboul have been named independent board members. Octávio Simões (Courtesy of Tellurian) Simões…

Delfin adds LNG experience to its board

By Adnan Bajic Delfin Midstream, the company proposing an FLNG project in the Gulf of Mexico, has added LNG experience to its leadership. Courtesy of Delfin LNG The company said that Oscar Spieler joins the company as executive chairman of the board. During his career, Spieler served as CEO at Golar LNG, Frontline and Sea…

MacGregor nets tech order for PNE’s LNG barge

By Adnan Bajic MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has received an order for two fixed boom cranes to be installed on a 5,400 cubic meter bunker barge. Courtesy of Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding The vessel is being built by Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding in Wisconsin, the USA, with an estimated delivery by the end of 2021. The MacGregor…

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…

Equinor starts investigation into the Hammerfest fire accident

By Zlatan Hrvacevic After the recent fire at Hammerfest LNG, Equinor has started an internal investigation into the fire while also following up the incident towards employees and the local community. As stated, the company is also looking into findings pointed out by the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) in a recent inspection. “The incident at…

Fincantieri lays keel for NorthStar’s LNG bunkering barge

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 the vessel, the…

Regulator blocks Pieridae Energy’s asset buy from Shell

By Mirza Duran Alberta’s energy regulator has blocked a deal between Canada’s Pieridae Energy, the developer of the Goldboro LNG export project, and Shell’s Canadian unit citing clean-up concerns. Pieridae closed a deal worth C$190 million ($134.9m) in October last year to buy Shell’s midstream and upstream gas assets in the southern Alberta Foothills. The…

Dominion closes Pivotal LNG buy

By LNG World News US company Dominion Energy said it has completed its acquisition of small-scale liquefied natural gas player Pivotal LNG from utility Southern Company. Dominion now assumes full ownership of Pivotal’s LNG facility in Trussville, Alabama and a 50 per cent stake in the JAX LNG facility in Jacksonville, Florida. NorthStar Midstream owns…