Thursday, October 15, 2020
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Is Shell’s $17 Billion Bet On Floating LNG A Flop?

What new ship construction project has cost more than a US Navy Supercarrier and is equally troubled with delays and problems? Shell’s Prelude FLNG. by Sonali Paul (Reuters) – Royal...

October 15, 2020
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Wednesday, June 12, 2019
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Australia Reaches for LNG Crown as $200 Billion Boom Ends

By Stephen Stapczynski (Bloomberg) –Australia started the last in a $200 billion wave of natural gas mega-projects, setting it on course to become world’s top exporter of the fuel. Royal...

June 12, 2019
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Tuesday, June 11, 2019
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Prelude FLNG Ships First Gas

The long-awaited first shipment of liquefied natural gas has sailed from Shell’s massive Prelude FLNG facility that is now permanently moored off the coast of Western Australia. Shell announced Tuesday...

June 11, 2019
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Monday, December 31, 2018
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Shell’s Prelude FLNG Begins Initial Phase of Production Off Western Australia

Shell Australia announced this week it has opened the wells at its massive Prelude FLNG facility located off Western Australia. The Floating Liquefied Natural Gas facility now enters start-up/ramp-up, which...

December 31, 2018
Total Views: 74

Thursday, October 25, 2018
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Maritime News

Shell’s Up Next, And Last, in Australia’s $200 Billion LNG Bonanza

By Dan Murtaugh and Stephen Stapczynski (Bloomberg) — And then there was one. Australia’s nine-year, $200 billion boom in liquefied natural gas still has a final debut in the works: Royal Dutch...

October 25, 2018
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Monday, June 11, 2018
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Shell’s Massive Prelude FLNG Goes ‘Live’ Off Western Australia

Royal Dutch Shell’s massive Prelude floating liquefied natural gas platform has gone ‘live’ off the coast of Australia after taking on board its first gas. The LNG was imported by...

June 11, 2018
Total Views: 43

Wednesday, March 14, 2018
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Shell’s Prelude FLNG Start-Up Plan Risks Losing Gas to Rivals

By Perry Williams (Bloomberg) — After a decade planning the world’s largest floating gas export plant, Royal Dutch Shell Plc’s supplies could get tapped by a competitor first. Shell and...

March 14, 2018
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
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Prelude FLNG, the Biggest Offshore Structure Ever Built, Arrives in Australia

Shell’s giant floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility, the Prelude FLNG, has arrived at its new home at the Prelude field off the coast of Western Australia following a 3,600...

July 25, 2017
Total Views: 52

Thursday, June 29, 2017
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Shell’s Gigantic Prelude FLNG Sets Sail for Australia

Royal Dutch Shell’s Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility has set sail from the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard in South Korea on its 5,800-kilometer journey across the ocean to...

June 29, 2017
Total Views: 213

Tuesday, August 2, 2016
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Video: Prelude FLNG’s Subsea System Takes Shape Off Western Australia

With construction of the Prelude FLNG facility nearing completion at the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) shipyard in Geoje, South Korea, subsea installation crews have been busy working offshore Western Australia to prepare the...

August 2, 2016
Total Views: 6

Saturday, July 9, 2016
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LNG Prices To Rise Due To Global Outages

(Reuters) Asian prices for liquefied natural gas (LNG) were set to rise next week on strong prompt demand from Argentina and India as well as potentially lengthier supply disruptions in...

July 9, 2016
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Friday, July 8, 2016
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Small Fire at Prelude FLNG Construction Site

SYDNEY/SEOUL, July 8 (Reuters) – Shell said a small fire occurred at the construction site in South Korea for its huge floating Prelude liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, with work...

July 8, 2016
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Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Photos: DSME Completes World’s First Floating LNG Facility PFLNG SATU

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co has completed construction of the world’s first floating liquified natural gas facility at the DSME shipyard in Okpo, South Korea. The facility is being...

March 9, 2016
Total Views: 50

Tuesday, January 12, 2016
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POSH Terasea Wins Towing Contract For Prelude FLNG

Offshore service contractor POSH Terasea has been selected to provide towage and positioning services for the Prelude FLNG, the world’s largest offshore facility ever constructed. POSH Terasea will use five...

January 12, 2016
Total Views: 32

Wednesday, December 16, 2015
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Prelude FLNG: World’s Largest Floating Object Nearing Completion – VIDEO

The 600,000 tonnes Prelude FLNG facility, the largest offshore facility ever constructed, is nearing completion at the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) shipyard in Geoje, South Korea. Once completed, the floating...

December 16, 2015
Total Views: 95

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Maritime News

Prelude FLNG Taking Shape – Bird’s-Eye-View of Largest Floating Structure Ever Built

Here’s the latest update from Shell on its massive Prelude FLNG (floating liquefied natural gas) facility currently under construction at Samsung Heavy Industries’ shipyard in Geoje, South Korea. At 488...

July 7, 2015
Total Views: 74

Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Shell Releases Video of Spectacular Prelude FLNG Mooring Wire Strength Test

17 kilometers of anchor chain weighing in at over 8,100 tons are being manufactured in Spain at Vicinay Cadenas for the Shell Prelude FLNG facility. This will certainly take some...

December 17, 2014
Total Views: 53

Friday, August 15, 2014

Photos: World’s Largest Turret Module Sets Sail for South Korea

The largest turret module for largest floating structure ever constructed has set sail from Dubai for the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard in Geoje, South Korea.

August 15, 2014
Total Views: 19

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Shell’s Prelude FLNG Will Have Some Pretty Nice Digs -Video

Latest video from Royal Dutch Shell on the construction of the Prelude FLNG

July 1, 2014
Total Views: 100

Thursday, May 29, 2014
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ASL Shipyard to Support Prelude FLNG with New Tugs

Singapore-based ASL Shipyard Pte announced today the receipt of new shipbuilding contracts worth approximately S$91 million for the construction of three ART 100-42 class Rotor® Tugs and one Seismic Support...

May 29, 2014
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