World’s Largest FLNG Facility Starts Production 1

World’s Largest FLNG Facility Starts Production

“Today the wells have been opened at the Prelude FLNG facility and the initial phase of production has commenced,” INPEX, who is involved in developing the project in Block WA44-L in partnership with Shell and other...
World’s Largest LNG Bunker Supply Vessel Starts Operations 2

World’s Largest LNG Bunker Supply Vessel Starts Operations

Chartered by Blue LNG, a joint venture of the Hamburg-based LNG supplier Nauticor with a 90% share and the Lithuanian energy infrastructure provider KN with a 10% share, the ship was handed over by the owner...
Awilco LNG in Consolidation Talks with LNG Carrier Owners 3

Awilco LNG in Consolidation Talks with LNG Carrier Owners

The identity of other companies involved in the talks remained undisclosed. As informed, the consolidation drive targets economies of scale and commercial and financial synergies. “No agreement has yet been reached and it is not possible...
Tokyo Gas Names New LNG Vessel ‘Energy Glory’

New LNG Vessel for Tokyo Gas Named – Energy Glory

Today, a naming ceremony for a new LNG vessel was held at the Tsu shipyard of Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU) in Tsu city, Japan. NYK and Tokyo LNG Tanker Co. Ltd.,* a wholly owned subsidiary...
Boskalis Commences EUR 100 Million Dredging Activities For LNG Canada Export Facility

Boskalis Commences EUR 100 Million Dredging Activities For LNG Canada Export Facility

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) announces that it will be executing the dredging scope for the development of the first large-scale LNG export facility in Kitimat, Canada (LNG Canada) following the final investment decision by the...
INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project Commences Condensate Shipment

INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project Commences Condensate Shipment

INPEX CORPORATION (INPEX) announced today that the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project (the Project) recently commenced shipment of condensate (ultra-light crude oil) from the Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) facility “Ichthys Venturer.” The first shipment of...
LNG-fueled Tugboat Named Ishin Earns Highest 4-star for Coastal Ship Energy Conservation Rating

LNG-fueled Tugboat Named Ishin Earns Highest 4-star for Coastal Ship Energy Conservation Rating

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President & CEO: Junichiro Ikeda) today announced that naming and launching ceremonies for the company’s LNG-fueled tugboat (*1), built at Kanagawa Dockyard Co., Ltd. (President: Takehito Ikoma, headquarters: Hyogo-ku, Kobe), were...
International Seaways Announces Contract to Install Scrubbers

International Seaways Announces Contract to Install Scrubbers

International Seaways, Inc., one of the largest tanker companies worldwide providing energy transportation services for crude oil, petroleum products and liquefied natural gas (“LNG”), today announced that it has signed contracts with Clean Marine AS of...
Pasha Hawaii Celebrates Steel Cutting for M/V George III at Keppel AmFELS 4

Pasha Hawaii Celebrates Steel Cutting for M/V George III at Keppel AmFELS

Jones Act carrier Pasha Hawaii announced that construction has started for the first of two new LNG-fueled container ships for the U.S. West Coast – Hawaii trade. The first steel plates have been cut for the...
Ground-breaking ceremony held for Wärtsilä built Hamina LNG terminal

Ground-breaking ceremony held for Wärtsilä built Hamina LNG terminal

A ground-breaking ceremony for the new Hamina LNG terminal that is to be engineered, procured and constructed by Wärtsilä was held on September 25. The ceremony was attended by Finland’s Minister of Finance Mr Petteri Orpo,...