France’s Dunkirk LNG terminal gets another cargo

France’s Dunkirk LNG terminal gets another cargo

France’s Dunkirk LNG import terminal, the country’s fourth regasification facility, received another cargo of the chilled fuel on Monday. This is the terminal’s second shipment within a month after the …
Oct 3, 2017 /  Curious
Dunkirk LNG gets first Norwegian cargo

Dunkirk LNG gets first Norwegian cargo

The EDF-operated Dunkirk LNG terminal in France received its first cargo of liquefied natural gas from Statoil’s Hammerfest LNG plant in Norway. Image courtesy of Dunkerque LNG The cargo to France’s …
May 15, 2017 /  Vessels
Commercial commissioning of the Dunkirk regasification terminal

Commercial commissioning of the Dunkirk regasification terminal

On 1 January 2017, commercial operations started up at the Dunkirk regasification terminal. This commissioning draws a line under one of the largest industrial construction sites in France. The Dunkirk terminal is …
Jan 4, 2017 /  Curious
Dunkirk LNG’s third commissioning cargo arrives

Dunkirk LNG’s third commissioning cargo arrives

Third commissioning cargo for Dunkirk LNG, France’s fourth liquefied natural gas import terminal, shipped from Qatar will soon dock at the terminal’s jetty. In a brief social media update, Dunkerque LNG …
Nov 22, 2016 /  Curious
MacAndrews upgrades Portuguese service: A Weekly Figueira Da Foz call, Second Dunkirk call and Algeciras as a New Port of Call

MacAndrews upgrades Portuguese service: A Weekly Figueira Da Foz call, Second Dunkirk call and Algeciras as a New Port of Call

MacAndrews & Company, a leading European multimodal transport provider optimised its established Portuguese services by offering a refreshed and restructured service schedule. Trials for the new service started in …
Nov 1, 2016 /  Curious
VIDEO: LNG Carrier Madrid Spirit At New Dunkerque LNG Terminal

VIDEO: LNG Carrier Madrid Spirit At New Dunkerque LNG Terminal

Teekay’s video below shows the 135,243-cbm LNG carrier Madrid Spirit who had the honor of being the first vessel to discharge at the new Dunkerque LNG Terminal. France’s fourth LNG import terminal in …
Jul 20, 2016 /  Vessels
Abandoned backpack caused evacuation of UK-ferry near Dunkirk, France

Abandoned backpack caused evacuation of UK-ferry near Dunkirk, France

450 passengers of the UK-flagged Dover Seaways were evacuated from the ferry in Loon Plage, near Dunkirk, on Saturday (Jan 16),  after a bomb scare was caused by an abandoned bag aboard the vessel. At 4:15 …
Jan 18, 2016 /  Accidents