Daily Archives: June 28, 2016

Angola LNG drops supply tender

By LNG World News The Chevron-led $10 billion Angola LNG project has cancelled an international supply tender just weeks after the plant in Soyo loaded its first post-shutdown cargo. The 5.2 million tons per year LNG plant was closed in April 2014 after a major rupture on a flare line. “I can confirm that we…

PGNiG to open London LNG trading desk despite Brexit

By LNG World News Image courtesy of Polskie LNGPolish Gas and Oil Company (PGNiG) said it will set up a trading office for liquefied natural gas (LNG) in London despite the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union. The trading office will open in January 2017 with PGNiG starting to buy and sell the chilled…

Lithuania gets 10th LNG cargo

By LNG World News Golar Seal and the FSRU Independence (Image: Klaipedos Nafta)The largest of the three Baltic nations, Lithuania received another cargo of liquefied natural gas from Statoil’s Hammerfest LNG facility in Norway. This is the tenth cargo of the chilled fuel Lithuania received from Norway’s Statoil since the beginning of this year. The…

Iveco, Uniper open first German LNG station for trucks

By LNG World News Iveco and Uniper said they have opened what they claim Germany’s first LNG fueling station for trucks in Ulm on Tuesday. The energy company, Uniper, and the commercial vehicles manufacturer Iveco, said in their joint statement that the fueling station will be used in particular for endurance tests in in trials…

Bristow’s new service to transport oil & gas workers through Scatsta

By Offshore Energy Today.. Bristow Helicopters has launched Bristow Logistics Services Shetland (BLSS) to transport oil and gas workers through Scatsta Airport. Bristow, a provider of offshore transportation services, will contract with new clients on a direct basis, effectively utilizing Scatsta as an airport operating multiple contracts. The new service is a partnership between Bristow…

NOPSEMA looks into marine incident offshore Australia

By Offshore Energy Today.. Australia’s offshore regulator, the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA), has issued a safety alert following a recent incident where a vessel lost position while diving activities were being conducted approximately 130 meters from a hydrocarbon facility offshore Australia. NOPSEMA’s safety alert, which represents brief reports on safety…

SapuraKencana nets $125M in new contracts

By Offshore Energy Today.. SapuraKencana Petroleum’s wholly-owned subsidiary companies have been awarded new contracts and contract extensions related to drilling and engineering and construction services with a combined value of approximately $125 million. In the drilling sector, SapuraKencana Drilling Tioman has been awarded a contract by JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration (Malaysia) for the…