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TEN orders up to three shuttle tankers in South Korea

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Greek shipping major TEN has entered into a contract for the construction of up […] The post TEN orders up to three shuttle tankers in South Korea appeared first on Offshore Energy. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Hudong to deliver third Yamal LNG carrier

Rate this article By Mirza Duran China’s Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding is to deliver another LNG carrier that will serve the Novatek-operated Yamal project in the Arctic. LNG Phecda (Image: Hudong-Zhonghua) Hudong said in a statement the 174,000-cbm LNG Phecda left the Shanghai yard for gas trials on July 3. The Chinese yard noted it faced many…

Damen: Keel laid for Ports of Auckland’s fully electric tug

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic On 7 July, Vietnam-based Damen Song Cam Shipyard, together with joint venture partner Song Cam Shipyard, hosted a keel-laying ceremony for the fully electric tug that Damen is building for the Ports of Auckland, New Zealand. Scheduled for delivery in 2021, the newbuild is said to be the world’s…

PowerGlobe in search for LNG carrier to support Croatia deal

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Qatar’s PowerGlobe is looking to charter an LNG carrier to support its newly booked capacity at Croatia’s first import terminal on the island of Krk. Krk LNG construction works (Image: LNG Croatia) The energy arm of privately-held Optimized Holding said in a statement it plans to charter the LNG…

GTT, Zvezda join forces to build Russian LNG carriers

Rate this article By Mirza Duran French containment specialist GTT said Thursday it signed a deal with Russia’s Zvezda shipyard to partner up on the construction of LNG carriers. Image: Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex The technical assistance and license deal will allow Zvezda to build ARC7 ice-breaking LNG carriers fitted with GTT’s containment system. According to…

Construction starts on Terntank’s hybrid tankers

Rate this article By Mirza Duran China Merchants Jinling shipyard started building on Tuesday two LNG and LBG-powered tankers for Sweden’s Terntank. Image: Terntank Terntank ordered the duo last year at the Chinese yard previously known as AVIC Dingheng Shipbuilding. The vessels are an upgraded version of the shipping company’s AVIC series. Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine,…

Global Energy Ventures, CIMC Raffles extend LoI

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Australia’s Global Energy Ventures (GEV), a developer of global integrated marine compressed natural gas (CNG) projects, and Yantai CIMC Raffles Offshore Limited (CIMC Raffles) have extended their Letter of Intent (LoI) to build the CNG Optimum 200 ships. The extension is for six months through to December 31, 2020,…

McDermott International exits bankruptcy through Lummus sale

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic U.S. engineering and construction services company McDermott International has completed its restructuring process by shedding nearly all of the company’s $4.6 billion of funded debt. The post… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

SPHI Marine scores Brunei LNG contract

Rate this article By Mirza Duran SPHI Marine has won a 10-year contract to support operations at the Brunei liquefied natural gas export terminal in Lumut. Image: Brunei LNG Brunei’s SPHI Marine and the LNG terminal operator signed the deal on Monday, according to a joint statement. The contract includes a five-year extension option. Under…

Gasum starts up LNG station in Port of Nynäshamn

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic The Nordic energy company Gasum started operations at its new bunkering station for liquefied gas at Port of Nynäshamn, Sweden mid-June. Courtesy of Gasum The new station includes new bunkering solutions enabling ships to bunker the chilled fuel. After a year of construction, the new bunkering station is ready…