Friday, January 25, 2019
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Maritime News

ExxonMobil Signs Preliminary Wilhelmshaven LNG Deal -Uniper

FRANKFURT, Jan 25 (Reuters) – German utility Uniper on Friday said ExxonMobil had signed a preliminary deal to take a substantial share of the regasification capacity at a liquefied natural...

January 25, 2019
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Monday, December 17, 2018
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Maritime News

Uniper Intensifies LNG Plans with Japan’s Mitsui OSK for FSRU in Germany

FRANKFURT, Dec 17 (Reuters) – Energy group Uniper on Monday entered agreements with Japanese shipping group Mitsui OSK Lines to handle potential deliveries of liquefied natural (LNG) gas into Germany....

December 17, 2018
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Thursday, August 2, 2018
Maritime News

Stalled FSRU Ready for Start-Up Off Bangladesh

By Ruma Paul DHAKA, Aug 2 (Reuters) – A vessel that arrived in Bangladesh in April to offload its maiden cargo of liquefied natural gas and moor permanently as an...

August 2, 2018
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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Qatar Seeks to Open New LNG Markets with Floating Terminals

LONDON, July 19 (Reuters) – Qatar Gas Transport Company and Norwegian shipping business Hoegh LNG have embarked on a joint project to open new markets for Qatar to sell its...

July 19, 2017
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Wednesday, September 16, 2015

The Hottest Commodity Asset Right Now Is a 35,000-Ton Steel Ship

  By Anna Shiryaevskaya (Bloomberg) — At a time when commodity producers are writing down billions in asset values and canceling projects around the world, one niche area of the...

September 16, 2015
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Friday, April 3, 2015
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Egypt to Begin LNG Imports as FSRU Höegh Gallant Arrives

Egypt moved closer to easing its chronic power shortages on Thursday as the arrival of a floating import terminal marked the start of imports of super-cooled liquefied natural gas (LNG).

April 3, 2015
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Thursday, November 6, 2014
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Hoegh LNG Orders Fifth FSRU Newbuild from Daewoo

Following the successful installation of the FSRU Independence off Lithuania and the signing of two new long-term contracts offshore Colombia and Egypt on Monday, Höegh LNG has exercised its option...

November 6, 2014
Total Views: 28

Thursday, September 25, 2014
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Maritime News

Lithuania Readies for the Arrival of their New FSRU

Lithuania continues to ready the country’s infrastructure for the upcoming arrival of 170,000 cbm FSRU Independence to the Port of Klaipeda. Independence is the second of four FSRUs built by Hyundai...

September 25, 2014
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Monday, July 28, 2014
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PGN FSRU Lampung Commences 20-Year Contract Offshore Indonesia

The world’s 20th FSRU has commenced operation over the weekend. The Hoegh LNG-owned PGN FSRU Lampung completed receiving its first cargo of LNG through a Ship-To-Ship (STS) transfer on Sunday, 27...

July 28, 2014
Total Views: 60

Thursday, July 10, 2014
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Egypt in Talks With Excelerate for LNG Regasification Ship

Egypt has missed a window to avert gas shortages this year as plans to secure a floating import terminal from a Norwegian firm hit snags, causing officials to hedge their bets by restarting talks with U.S.-based rival Excelerate Energy.

July 10, 2014
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Monday, May 12, 2014
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Excelerate Receives Coast Guard Support for Aguirre Offshore GasPort

Excelerate Energy, the Texas-based developer and operator of floating LNG regasification unit (FSRU) solutions has announced positive progress in their plans to install a floating LNG import facility offshore Puerto...

May 12, 2014
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Höegh Gallant Slated for Installation Off Egypt

Currently under construction at Hyundai Heavy Industries, the 170,000 m3 FSRU Höegh Gallant has gained the interest of the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (Egas) which signed a Letter of...

May 12, 2014
Total Views: 3

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Ukraine Crisis May Spur Demand for European Floating LNG Re-Gas Terminals

March 6 (Bloomberg) — Liquefied natural gas suppliers are readying for increased demand from European countries seeking to diversify access to the fuel amid concern about Russian shipments after its...

March 6, 2014
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Monday, February 17, 2014
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Mitsui O.S.K. to Invest Billions in Floating LNG Regasification and FPSOs

Feb. 18 (Bloomberg) — Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. plans to invest as much as 400 billion yen ($3.9 billion) in deep-sea gas production and transportation to revive profitability amid a...

February 17, 2014
Total Views: 4

Friday, December 27, 2013
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Daewoo Wins Order to Build Floating LNG Regas Vessel

Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering announced today they will be building a 263,000㎥ LNG-FSRU (LNG Floating, Storage & Regasification unit) for Japan’s Mitsui O.S.K. Lines. The value of the construction...

December 27, 2013
Total Views: 3

Friday, December 13, 2013
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BW Heads to Samsung Heavy for LNG Regas Vessel

Samsung Heavy Industries confirmed today $300 million in newbuild orders have been placed for a pair of product tankers and a Liquefied Natural Gas Floating Storage Regasification Unit (LNG-FSRU). The...

December 13, 2013
Total Views: 7

Friday, November 29, 2013
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Gazprom to Deliver 15 Cargoes of LNG to Argentina

MOSCOW, Nov 29 (Reuters) – The marketing and trading division of Russia’s top gas producer Gazprom said on Friday it would deliver 15 cargoes of liquefied natural gas to Argentina’s...

November 29, 2013
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Thursday, August 29, 2013

Ship Photos of The Day – World’s First Offshore-Moored FSRU Delivered Offshore Livorno

The world's first offshore-moored floating, storage and re-gasification unit (FSRU), the FSRU Toscana, has been successfully delivered and permanently moored offshore Livorno, Italy, where it will be used as a terminal and export point for liquefied natural gas.

August 29, 2013
Total Views: 26

Wednesday, August 14, 2013
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China Approves First Floating LNG Import Terminal

BEIJING, Aug 14 (Reuters) – China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) said it had won final government approval to build China’s first floating terminal for liquefied natural gas (LNG), a...

August 14, 2013
Total Views: 6

Monday, August 5, 2013
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Kuwait Petroleum Signs Charter Contract for Golar LNG’s Newbuild FSRU

Golar LNG has announced they have received a 5-year, USD $213 million charter contract with the Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) for their 170,000 cbm Golar Igloo newbuild floating storage...

August 5, 2013
Total Views: 37