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Petrobras looking to sell Tartaruga field stake

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Brazilian oil firm Petrobras has started the opportunity disclosure stage (teaser) regarding the sale of its stake in the shallow-water Tartaruga field located in the Sergipe Alagoas Basin offshore… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Avenir LNG carrier nearing completion

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Singapore’s Offshore Technology Development has recently completed the installation of a ballast water treatment system on Avenir LNG’s small-scale vessel. Avenir’s small-scale LNG carrier (Image: Offshore Technology Development) The tech development unit of Keppel Offshore & Marine said in a statement it commissioned the system on a 7500 cubic…

ZES partners develop emission-free barge concept

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic 2 June 2020 saw the launch of Zero Emission Services B.V. (ZES), a new company that helps increase the sustainability of the inland shipping sector by leasing exchangeable battery containers — known as ZES-Packs — to businesses in inland shipping. ZES partners are committed to promoting emissions-free operations for…

Singapore’s first LNG bunkering vessel launched

Rate this article By Mirza Duran China’s Keppel Nantong Shipyard has launched a liquefied natural gas bunkering vessel for Singapore’s FueLNG, a joint venture between Keppel Offshore & Marine and Shell Eastern Petroleum. The ship claimed to be Singapore’s first LNG bunkering vessel was moved from land to water on 28 May. Image courtesy of…

BAE Systems: Charting a cleaner feature with electric power and propulsion

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic BAE Systems is stepping up efforts to help marine operators get to a zero-emission future with electric power and propulsion technology. Image Courtesy: BAE Systems As explained, the technology isn’t new as it has been powering cars and buses for years. However, with the rise in planet-warming greenhouse gases,…

First newbuilding hits the water at Russia’s Zvezda

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Russia’s huge new shipbuilding complex Zvezda has launched its first vessel, an Aframax tanker named Vladimir Monomakh. The dual-fuel tanker, running on traditional fuel and liquified natural gas, is designed to carry oil in unrestricted navigation. Aframax tanker Vladimir Monomakh; Image Courtesy: “Rosneft» The ice-class ICE-1A vessel features a…

TeamTec nets Hoegh LNG contract

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Norway’s TeamTec said it has secured a contract from compatriot Höegh LNG to supply equipment for the latter’s two liquefied natural gas carriers. Arctic Princess and FSRU Independence (Image courtesy of Hoegh LNG) TeamTec will supply new ballast water management systems with electro chlorination for the 2006-built Arctic Princess…

Saipem inks energy transition pact with CDP

Rate this article By Adis Ajdin Saipem has signed a memorandum of understanding with Cassa Depositi e Prestiti to jointly evaluate the launch of innovative and sustainable projects aimed at promoting the energy transition in Italy and abroad. The initiatives, focused on decarbonisation, circular economy and energy efficiency, will mainly concern: The development and construction…

PNG LNG ships 27 cargoes in Q1

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic The ExxonMobil-operated PNG LNG plant delivered a total of 27 cargoes during the first three months of the year. The cargoes comprised 24 cargoes sold under contract and three cargoes sold on the spot market. This compares to 30 cargoes sold in the previous quarter. Oil Search, a PNG…