Panama Canal Welcomes First Q-Flex LNG Tanker

Panama Canal Welcomes First Q-Flex LNG Tanker

The Panama Canal welcomed Qatargas’ Al Safliya, the first Q-Flex and the largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker to ever transit the waterway. The tanker–which measures 315 meters in length and 50 …
May 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Nakilat’s Q-Flex LNG Carrier achieves 10 years Safety Milestone

Nakilat’s Q-Flex LNG Carrier achieves 10 years Safety Milestone

Nakilat’s Q-flex LNG Carrier Al Ghashamiya has recently achieved a significant safety milestone of over 10 years without lost time injury (LTI) or Total Recordable Case (TRC), equivalent to nearly 3 million safe …
May 13, 2019 /  Vessels
Qatargas and BOTAŞ (Turkey) Sign New LNG Agreement

Qatargas and BOTAŞ (Turkey) Sign New LNG Agreement

Qatargas, the World’s Premier Liquefied Natural Gas Company, today announced the signing of a medium-term-sales and purchase agreement with BOTAŞ Petroleum Pipeline Corporation (BOTAŞ). Under the terms of the …
Sep 20, 2017 /  Curious
Nakilat transitions LNG Al Sheehaniya to in-house management

Nakilat transitions LNG Al Sheehaniya to in-house management

Nakilat has assumed full ship management and operations of Q-Flex LNG carrier Al Sheehaniya from STASCo (Shell Trading and Shipping Company Ltd.) with effect from 6 July 2017, as part of the planned and phased transition …
Jul 7, 2017 /  Vessels
Nakilat’s Q-Flex LNG carrier Al Khattiya hit by crude carrier Jag Laadki off Fujairah (Video)

Nakilat’s Q-Flex LNG carrier Al Khattiya hit by crude carrier Jag Laadki off Fujairah (Video)

Q-Flex LNG carrier Al Khattiya, owned by Nakilat of Qatar and managed by Shell’s shipping unit Stasco, ended up with a hole on its starboard side after being hit by an oil tanker off Fujairah. The incident …
Feb 28, 2017 /  Accidents
Nakilat and Shell agree on LNG carrier management transition

Nakilat and Shell agree on LNG carrier management transition

Nakilat Shipping Qatar Limited (NSQL) a wholly owned subsidiary of Nakilat, yesterday signed an agreement with Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Limited (Shell) to begin the planned phased transition of …
Oct 21, 2016 /  Vessels
Qatargas and PETRONAS ink new 5 year LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement

Qatargas and PETRONAS ink new 5 year LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement

Qatargas, the World’s Premier Liquefied Natural Gas Company, yesterday announced the signing of a new five-year liquefied natural gas (LNG) Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with PETRONAS LNG UK Limited …
Oct 20, 2016 /  Vessels