Top News of The Week August 26-30, 2013
As QGC approaches the final stages of construction to deliver first LNG in 2014, the company provided a video update of where the QCLNG project is in this phase of the project. Construction of the LNG jetty, the final component in the LNG transfer chain, is nearing completion.
Technip was awarded by Trunkline LNG Export, LLC the front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract for the potential expansion of the existing liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal located in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with ONGC Videsh Ltd. (OVL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited, to sell a 10-percent interest in Mozambique’s Offshore Area 1 for $2.64 billion in cash. Anadarko will remain the operator of Area 1 with a working interest of 26.5 percent.
The Trans-European Network for Transport (TEN-T) Call 2012 (Multi-Annual Call and Annual Call combined) makes €1.597 billion available to finance European transport infrastructure projects covering all transport modes – air, rail, road, and maritime/inland waterways – plus logistics and intelligent transport systems, and all EU Member States.
INPEX Corporation celebrated the arrival of the first LNG carrier “TANGGUH FOJA” (capacity 154,800m 3 ) at Naoetsu LNG Terminal, located in Joetsu City, Japan.
LNG World News Staff, September 1, 2013; Image: QCLNG