Top News of The Week February 10-15, 2014
Shell Australia has awarded a major contract for the design, construction and operation of three Infield Support Vessels (ISVs), which will create approximately 80 local jobs and support its Prelude FLNG Project, located 475km north-north east of Broome, in Western Australia.
Petronas of Malaysia confirmed it has reached the final investment decision (FID) for its second floating liquefied natural gas facility (PFLNG 2) project, located off the coast of Sabah in Malaysia.
Excelerate Energy’s subsidiary, Excelerate Liquefaction Solutions (ELS), filed an application with the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to construct, and operate two floating liquefaction, storage, and offloading units (FLSO) and related facilities to be located in and around the Port of Port Lavaca-Point Comfort, Texas.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a conditional authorization that allows Sempra Energy subsidiary Cameron LNG to export domestically produced liquefied natural gas from its proposed liquefaction facilities in Hackberry, La., to countries that do not have a free trade agreement with the U.S.
BG Group of UK posted a video update of the company’s QCLNG project being built on Curtis Island in Australia.
LNG World News Staff, February 16, 2014; Image: Kotug