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Image courtesy of Woodside Woodside picks Bechtel for Pluto LNG expansion Australian LNG player Woodside has selected Bechtel as the preferred execution contractor for the proposed expansion of its Pluto liquefied natural gas facility in Western Australia. QP CEO: LNG shortage to hit sooner than expected The global liquefied natural

Sempra Energy adds to its board

12 Oct No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

zoomImage courtesy of Sempra Energy US LNG player Sempra Energy on Friday said that Cynthia Walker and Michael Mears have been appointed to the company’s board of directors. Walker is senior vice president of marketing and midstream operations and development for Occidental Petroleum, where she also formerly served as executive vice president and CFO. Mears

KBR snags Tortue Phase 1 FEED job

12 Oct No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

zoomImage courtesy of KBR KBR has been awarded a front-end engineering design (FEED) contract by BP for Phase 1 of the Tortue field hub/terminal development located on the maritime border between Senegal and Mauritania.  The agreement contains a mechanism to allow the transition of the contract to an engineering, procurement and construction management

Government backs H-Line’s LNG-fueled bulker newbuilds

12 Oct No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

Image courtesy of H-Line South Korean shipping company H-Line placed an ordered a pair of LNG-fueled bulk carriers at the Hyundai Samho Heavy Industry.  The order worth some 140 billion South Korean won ($128.5 million) is supported by the Ministry of Oceans and FIsheries with 9.6 billion won ($8.4 million).

Qatari cargo heading for South Hook LNG

12 Oct No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

Image courtesy of Nakilat The UK’s South Hook liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal is scheduled to receive a cargo of the chilled fuel from Qatar at the end of the week. According to the port data, one of the world’s largest LNG carriers, the 266,000-cbm Aamira, is set to dock

Kogas mulling LNG supply diversification with new deals

12 Oct No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

Image courtesy of Kogas South Korean state-owned Korea Gas Corp has set the wheels in motion to replace the expiring long-term LNG supply deals.  However, the company aims to expand its supply sources by looking at other options besides the Middle East or Southeast Asian suppliers. Speaking at an energy forum in

Thenamaris places LNG carrier order at HHI

12 Oct No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

Image courtesy of GTT/ Roland Mouron Greek ship-owner Thenamaris ordered a new liquefied natural gas carrier at the South Korean shipyard Hyundai Heavy Industries.  The company said on its website the vessel, Hull 3126 is scheduled for delivery in 2021. The tanker will have a cargo capacity of 174,000 cubic

U.S. LNG exports edge down second week running

12 Oct No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

Image courtesy of Cheniere Weekly exports of liquefied natural gas from the United States dipped for the second week in a row as only four vessels depart during the week ending October 10.  Data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration shows that four LNG carriers, with a combined carrying capacity

LNG Croatia invites bids for import terminal infrastructure

11 Oct No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

Image courtesy of LNG Croatia LNG Croatia, the state-owned company that is developing the country’s first liquefied natural gas facility on the island of Krk, called for bids for the development of the terminal infrastructure.  The company invited interested parties to submit bids for the procurement of engineering, procurement and

PGNiG loads second ISO-container at Świnoujście LNG terminal

11 Oct No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

zoomImage courtesy of Polskie LNG Polish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG) completed the second loading of liquefied natural gas into an ISO container at the Świnoujście LNG terminal earlier this month.  The first such operation has been completed in September, both times for the Gascontrol Polska, PGNiG said in a statement. The

KBR scores Browse project FPSOs deal from

11 Oct No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

zoomImage courtesy of KBR LNG engineer KBR has been contracted by Woodside Energy, on behalf of Browse joint venture, for the concept definition engineering contract for the two gas FPSO facilities for the proposed Browse to North West Shelf development, located offshore Western Australia.  Woodside has launched the engineering services

AET names its first LNG-fueled Aframaxes

11 Oct No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

Illustration purposes only (Image courtesy of AET) AET, a unit of the Malaysian shipping giant MISC, named its first LNG dual-fueled Aframax vessels, Eagle Brasilia and Eagle Bintulu at a ceremony held at the Samsung Heavy Industry (SHI) shipyard in Geoje, South Korea.  Both vessels have been taken on long-term charter

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