Top news of the week April 16-21
Boris Vilkitsky, the Arc7 ice-class LNG carrier, recently violated a number of safety rules on its voyage to the port of Sabetta, Russian Northern Sea Route Administration (NSRA) said.
Global liquefied natural gas (LNG) markets are expected to be oversupplied until 2022 with capacity utilization forecasted to be in the range of 81-88% on average between 2019-22, but become undersupplied thereafter, according to a report by Qatar National Bank.
Chevron and its joint venture partners decided to proceed with future offshore development at the Gorgon LNG project off the northwest coast of Western Australia.
HIGAS, a joint venture between Stolt Nielsen, Gas and Heat and CPL Concordia, said it had started building its small-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal on the Italian island of Sardinia.
LNG engineer, TechnipFMC has been contracted by BP for the development of the FPSO front-end engineering design (FEED) for the LNG project located off Mauritania and Senegal.
LNG World News Staff