Qatar Petroleum initiates LNG ship construction program for 100+ new LNG carriers

Qatar Petroleum initiates LNG ship construction program for 100+ new LNG carriers

Qatar Petroleum yesterday issued an ‘invitation to tender’ for the reservation of ship construction capacity required for the LNG carrier fleet for its North Field Expansion (NFE) Project, which will increase …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Curious
Annova LNG Receives Positive FERC Final Environmental Impact Statement

Annova LNG Receives Positive FERC Final Environmental Impact Statement

Last Friday (Apr19) Annova LNG received its final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) from the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), a significant milestone in the development process for the Annova LNG …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Curious
FSRU Summit LNG arrives in Bangladesh ahead of schedule

FSRU Summit LNG arrives in Bangladesh ahead of schedule

The vessel ‘Summit LNG’ with Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) of Summit has arrived at Bangladesh’s designated coordinates in the Bay of Bengal ahead of schedule. It is now moored 6 …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Vessels
BC Ferries celebrated Earth Day with the return of the Spirit of Vancouver Island

BC Ferries celebrated Earth Day with the return of the Spirit of Vancouver Island

Vessel returns to service after a mid-life upgrade including a conversion to natural gas Just in time for Earth Day, the Spirit of Vancouver Island (see also CruiseMapper) returned to service last Thursday (Apr 18) …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier Diamond Gas Sakura

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier Diamond Gas Sakura

Significantly improved LNG carrying capacity and fuel performance from enhanced hull structure and hybrid propulsion system Third ship for Mitsubishi Corporation and NYK Line, to be put into service for Toho Gas and …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Port Arthur LNG Receives FERC Authorization for Export Project in Texas

Port Arthur LNG Receives FERC Authorization for Export Project in Texas

Sempra Energy yesterday announced that its subsidiary, Port Arthur LNG, LLC, received authorization from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to site, construct and operate its natural gas liquefaction-export …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai LNG Shipping Announces Order for one VLGC at HHI

Hyundai LNG Shipping Announces Order for one VLGC at HHI

Hyundai LNG Shipping Company (HLS, the Company), South Korean owner of 10 LNG Carriers, has placed an order at Hyundai Heavy Industry for the construction of one 84,600cbm Very Large Gas Carrier(VLGC). The vessel will …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Vessels
AET Tankers Newest Aframaxes Make Maiden LNG Bunkering

AET Tankers Newest Aframaxes Make Maiden LNG Bunkering

AET Tankers announced yesterday that the first LNG dual-fuel sister Aframaxes, Eagle Brasilia and Eagle Bintulu, successfully completed their first ship-to-ship (STS) LNG bunkering at the Port of Rotterdam (POR), earlier …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Vessels
SOFEC Completes Engineering, Supply and Delivery of Mooring System (Chains & Anchors) Contract – PFLNG Satu External Turret

SOFEC Completes Engineering, Supply and Delivery of Mooring System (Chains & Anchors) Contract – PFLNG Satu External Turret

MODEC, Inc. (MODEC) announced earlier today that SOFEC, Inc. (SOFEC), a MODEC Group company, has completed the Engineering, Supply and Delivery of Mooring System (Chains & Anchors) contract for PETRONAS Floating LNG …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Curious
Keppel receives final approval for the conversion of Gimi FLNG project

Keppel receives final approval for the conversion of Gimi FLNG project

Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M)'s wholly-owned subsidiary, Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard), has received the Final Notice to Proceed (FNTP) from Gimi MS Corporation, a subsidiary of Golar LNG Limited, …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Vessels