Daily Archives: June 22, 2020

Knutsen’s small-scale LNG carrier gets third tank

By Mirza Duran South Korea’s shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo is continuing works on Knutsen’s small-scale LNG carrier and it has recently installed the third tank onboard the 30,000-cbm vessel. The newbuild will be one of the world’s first small and medium-scale LNG carriers to feature C-type bi-lobe cargo tanks. Image: Kangjun Kim/Knutsen Hyundai Mipo, a unit…

Spirit Energy preparing for North Sea wildcat

By Nermina Kulovic The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Spirit Energy a drilling permit for a wildcat well in the North Sea offshore Norway. The post Spirit Energy preparing for North Sea wildcat appeared… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Gasum’s Nauticor does first STS LNG bunkering of Iona

By Adnan Bajic Hamburg based LNG supplier Nauticor, a unit of the Nordic energy company Gasum, has conducted the initial ship-to-ship LNG bunkering operation for the newbuild cruise ship Iona. Courtesy of Gasum The bunkering operation was conducted by Gasum’s LNG bunker supply vessel Kairos in the port of Bremerhaven. The operation also marked another…

United States’ LNG exports slip in April

By Adnan Bajic The United States saw its exports of liquefied natural gas slip during the month of April. Courtesy of Cheniere According to a report by the Department of Energy, U.S. LNG projects exported a total of 210.4 Billion cubic feet of LNG in March. DoE noted this was a 13.8 per cent drop…

Husky spills anti-microbial agent from SeaRose FPSO

By Nermina Kulovic Husky Energy has reported an unauthorized discharge from the SeaRose FPSO, located on the White Rose field off Canada, to the Canadian offshore regulator. The post Husky spills anti-microbial agent… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Polarcus restructures with 20% headcount reduction

By Adis Ajdin Polarcus is taking further actions to streamline its business and adjust operational capacity to […] The post Polarcus restructures with 20% headcount reduction appeared first on Offshore… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

U.S. weekly offshore rig count down to 11 units

By Bojan Lepic The number of offshore rigs in the U.S. dropped by two units over the last week, according to a weekly report published last Friday by Baker Hughes Company. The post U.S. weekly offshore rig count… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today