Qatar Launches Massive LNG Shipbuilding Program That Could Exceed 100 Ships

Qatar, the world's second largest exporter of liquified natural gas, has taken its first firm steps in a massive LNG shipbuilding program that could exceed 100 newbuild LNG carriers over the next decade. Qatar Petroleum on Tuesday issued an ‘invitation to tender’ to shipbuilders for the reservation of LNG ship construction capacity. The initial plan calls for the … [Read more...]