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
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
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
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
Avenir LNG Agrees to Cancel Newbuilding Order with Keppel Singmarine

Avenir LNG Agrees to Cancel Newbuilding Order with Keppel Singmarine

Avenir LNG Ltd (N-OTC: Avenir) announced on Friday (Apr12) that it has agreed with Keppel Singmarine to cancel the options to build its 3rd and 4th 7,500 cbm LNG carriers at Keppel Nantong. Avenir is scheduled to …
Apr 15, 2019 /  Curious
Hyundai Heavy Industries wins W700 billion deal for 5 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries wins W700 billion deal for 5 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries said Sunday it has clinched a deal to build a 174,000-cubic-meter liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier, reflecting strong demand for LNG carriers amid growing environmental concerns. The company …
Apr 15, 2019 /  Vessels
France’s Dunkirk LNG import terminal receives 50th cargo

France’s Dunkirk LNG import terminal receives 50th cargo

France’s Dunkirk liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal received its 50th cargo of liquefied natural gas. The cargo was delivered on Friday onboard the fourth of 15 Arc7 LNG carriers built for the Yamal LNG …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Curious
NYK Concludes Long-term Charter Agreement for LNG Carrier with Edison SPA

NYK Concludes Long-term Charter Agreement for LNG Carrier with Edison SPA

NYK has signed a contract with Edison SPA, a Milan-based energy company, to charter out a newly built liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier for up to 20 years, including optional extension periods. The vessel is …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Vessels
PGNiG purchased another spot cargo of US LNG

PGNiG purchased another spot cargo of US LNG

Polish Oil and Gas Company expects LNG supply from the USA to arrive at the President Lech Kaczyński LNG Terminal in Świnoujście on April 3. Natural gas was liquefied and loaded at Sabine Pass export facility in the …
Apr 4, 2019 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä and Samsung to co-develop most efficient LNG Carrier & Shuttle Tanker solutions

Wärtsilä and Samsung to co-develop most efficient LNG Carrier & Shuttle Tanker solutions

The technology group Wärtsilä and Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) have signed a Joint Development Project (JDP) agreement aimed at establishing a more efficient solution for LNG Carrier and Shuttle Tanker …
Apr 4, 2019 /  Curious