Shell’s Prelude FLNG Facility reached a significant milestone, with gas introduced onboard

Shell’s Prelude FLNG Facility reached a significant milestone, with gas introduced onboard

The Gallina, an LNG Carrier from Singapore, carried out the import. This is a moment of firsts for Prelude, and an opportunity to test processes and systems before the subsea wells are opened at start-up. It’s …
Jun 11, 2018 /  Vessels
US Coast Guard searches for man overboard 126 miles south of Sand Point, Alaska

US Coast Guard searches for man overboard 126 miles south of Sand Point, Alaska

A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and an HC-130 Hercules aircrew are searching for a 23-year-old male reported to have fallen overboard from the motor vessel Challenge Prelude, 126 miles …
Mar 26, 2018 /  Accidents
Skandi Darwin commences its long-term IMR contract on the Shell Prelude FLNG facility in Australia

Skandi Darwin commences its long-term IMR contract on the Shell Prelude FLNG facility in Australia

Skandi Darwin has commenced its long-term IMR contract on the Shell Prelude FLNG facility in Australia. In July 2016, DOF Subsea announced the award of a five-year IMR contract with Shell Australia (with two two-year …
Nov 27, 2017 /  Vessels
GTT announces a contract award for membrane cargo containment system services for Shell’s Prelude FLNG facility

GTT announces a contract award for membrane cargo containment system services for Shell’s Prelude FLNG facility

GTT has been awarded a contract for Membrane Cargo Containment System Services for Shell’s Prelude FLNG facility. This contract will provide support for the engineering, inspection, maintenance as well as testing …
Oct 24, 2017 /  Vessels
Prelude officially enters into Lloyd’s Register class

Prelude officially enters into Lloyd’s Register class

Shell’s floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility Prelude has officially entered into Lloyd's Register class. At 488 metres long, 74 metres wide and displacing about 600,000 tonnes of water, Prelude is the …
Aug 23, 2017 /  Vessels
Den Helder PSVs support Rhenus Offshore Logistics

Den Helder PSVs support Rhenus Offshore Logistics

Since June 2017, Den Helder platform-supply vessels (PSV) VOS Prelude and VOS Passion have been supporting Rhenus Offshore Logistics at the Dolwin Gamma platform, which was built and commissioned by Nordic …
Aug 16, 2017 /  Vessels
Den Helder PSVs at work in Gemini Wind Park

Den Helder PSVs at work in Gemini Wind Park

Vroon Offshore Services and Rhenus Offshore Logistics B.V. have been working closely together on a maintenance campaign at two offshore substations in the Gemini Wind Park. VOS Prime, a modern multi-role platform supply …
Aug 2, 2017 /  Curious
Video: Prelude FLNG arrives in Australia - A new era for the LNG industry

Video: Prelude FLNG arrives in Australia - A new era for the LNG industry

Shell Australia yesterday confirmed that its Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility has arrived in Australian waters. Prelude is the first deployment of Shell’s FLNG technology, that will see a …
Jul 26, 2017 /  Vessels
VOS Prelude supplies MPI Discovery at Rampion Offshore Wind Farm

VOS Prelude supplies MPI Discovery at Rampion Offshore Wind Farm

MPI Offshore and Vroon Offshore Services recently collaborated to provide offshore services for the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm off the south coast of England. In February, wind turbine installation vessel …
Apr 21, 2017 /  Vessels
TechnipFMC in Australia awards contract for the supply of MSV Geoholm to DOF Subsea

TechnipFMC in Australia awards contract for the supply of MSV Geoholm to DOF Subsea

DOF Subsea Australia Pty Ltd has been awarded a contract by Technip Oceania Pty Ltd, part of TechnipFMC in Australia, for the provision of Multipurpose Support Vessel (MSV) Geoholm for the Prelude FLNG project, …
Feb 16, 2017 /  Vessels