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MAN B&W dual-fuel engines pass operating milestone

MAN Energy Solutions has announced that its two-stroke, dual-fuel portfolio has now logged over 500 000 operational hours.

Saipem technology to slash cost of Arctic LNG 2

The Arctic LNG 2 project will be approximately one third cheaper than the Yamal LNG project, thanks to technology from Saipem.

Thailand’s PTT assessing demand before signing new LNG contracts

According to Reuters, the chief executive of PTT Pcl – the Thai energy firm – has stated that the company is not in any rush to lock in new long-term LNG purchase contracts.

Registration is now open for Tank Storage Asia 2019

Tank Storage Asia is returning to Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre on 25 and 26 September 2019 with a new focus on innovation.

Delfin requests more time for FLNG project

Delfin LNG has submitted a request to the US FERC for an extension to the building time of its proposed FLNG project.

LNG carrier charter cancelled

Awilco LNG ASA has announced that the charter deal for its WilForce LNG carrier has been cancelled by the charterer.


LNG bunkering vessel carries out first operations

Shell has announced that Europe’s first inland-waterway LNG bunker vessel has carried out its first bunkering operations, providing fuel for the Containerships Polar and Containerships Nord vessels in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

KN release LNG terminal capacity allocation update

AB Klaipedos Nafta has allocated a total of 5 billion kWh of LNG regasification capacity ahead of the upcoming gas year.

12 firms express interest in building Bangladesh LNG import terminal

According to Reuters, a joint venture of Exxon Mobil Corp. and Qatar Petroleum is among 12 other parties that have expressed interest in constructing the first onshore LNG import terminal in Bangladesh.


Pluto LNG turnaround update

Woodside has released an update regarding the Pluto LNG turnaround operation.

‘Worldwide LNG Market Forecast to 2023’ report released

The ‘Global LNG Industry Outlook to 2023 – Capacity and Capital Expenditure Outlook with Details of All Operating and Planned Terminals’ report has been added to’s offering.

Talks regarding Saudi Aramco joining Arctic LNG 2 ongoing

According to Reuters, Alexander Novak, the Russian Energy Minister, has stated that discussions regarding Saudi Aramco joining Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2 project are still ongoing.

Q-FLEX vessel sets delivery benchmark in Turkey

Qatargas has announced the safe delivery of the largest single cargo of LNG to the Marmara LNG terminal in Turkey.


ExxonMobil supports USAID programs in Mozambique

ExxonMobil has announced that it will provide US$3 billion to USAID to design and implement programs that improve social and economic development in Mozambique.


Magnolia LNG announces updated EPC contract with KBR-SKE&C

Magnolia LNG LLC has agreed to an updated, legally binding, LSTK, fully wrapped EPC contract with the KBR-SKE&C joint venture in relation to the Magnolia LNG project.


MOL signs FSRU charter for Hong Kong LNG terminal

MOL has signed a long-term charter contract to utilise the ‘MOL FSRU Challenger’ in the Hong Kong Offshore LNG Terminal Project.


Anthony Veder expands gas-fuelled fleet

Anthony Veder will perform the commercial management of five gas carriers of GATX Corp.


Hong Kong duo sign LNG supply contract with Shell

CAPCO and HK Electric have signed contract with Shell for long-term LNG supply to Hong Kong.


BASF launches new mercury removal adsorbent

BASF has released a statement announcing the launch of its new mercury removal adsorbent: Durasorb HG.


Asian LNG spot prices slip as cargoes flood market

Asian LNG spot prices have slipped in response to a surge in supply, which has flooded the market at a time when regional demand has remained stable.


Visiongain launches new LNG bunkering report

Visiongain has launched a new energy report ‘LNG Bunkering Market 2019 – 2029’.



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