Daily Archives: January 10, 2017

2017 Marks 125 Years for OPW

By NGV Global Fluid handling solutions provider OPW, a Dover company, will observe a year-long celebration of the company’s 125th anniversary in 2017. Its range of CNG products include nozzles for use in self-service, fast-fill and high-flow CNG applications, along with receptacles, hose assemblies, in-line breakaways, fittings, valves and filters. Founded as the Ohio Pattern…

Xcite shareholders have nothing to be excited about

By Offshore Energy Today Xcite Energy Limited, an oil company under liquidation, is set to leave its shareholders with nothing subject to the expected completion of the liquidation process and the sale of assets. The UK North Sea focused company has been put into liquidation as it failed to raise funds for debt payment. Following…

Norway sets new record in gas exports

By Offshore Energy Today.. A new record for gas exports from Norway was set in 2016, according to a report by the Norwegian state-owned gas pipelines operator Gassco. Gassco said on Tuesday that, in 2016, 108.56 billion standard cubic meters (scm) were delivered within Gassco’s operatorship to Germany, Belgium, France, and the UK. By comparison,…

UK’s South Hook LNG terminal plans 5-day outage

By LNG World News The Milford Haven waterway (Image: Port of Milford Haven)The UK’s South Hook LNG terminal on the shores of Milford Haven waterway will conduct a five-day outage next week. The outage for planned terminal works will start at 0800 GMT on January 16 and end at 1800 GMT on January 20, South…

Forland gets new chief financial officer

By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Norwegian offshore vessel owner Forland has appointed Gunnar Jansen as the company’s chief financial officer (CFO) effective from March 1, 2017. Forland said on Monday that Gunnar Jansen comes from the position of chief commercial officer and deputy chief executive officer in Vestland Offshore. Jansen will succeed Andreas Høvik who will resign from…

South Pars pipeline leak ‘under control’

By Offshore Energy Today A pipeline carrying gas from Iran’s South Pars offshore field has reportedly been damaged. The pipeline is a part of South Pars Phases 15 and 16. Iranian news agency Mehr has cited the project manager Reza Forouzesh who said that gas leaks have been taken under control. The wording does not…