Top news of the week May 15-20
US-based energy giant Chevron has shut down the first liquefaction train at its multi-billion Gorgon LNG plant on Barrow Island in Western Australia.
A three-year-old boil-off gas reliquefaction technology patent dispute between the three South Korean shipbuilders has been settled by the country’s Supreme Court.
South Korea, the world’s second-largest buyer of liquefied natural gas (LNG), boosted its imports of the chilled fuel by 7.4 percent in April year-on-year.
Teekay LNG, one of the world’s largest operators of liquefied natural gas tankers, said Thursday its joint venture with Marubeni signed an 18-month charter contract with a Japanese utility.
Qatari LNG shipping giant Nakilat said on Friday it has taken over full ship management and operations of Q-Flex LNG carrier Onaiza from Shell’s trading and shipping unit.
LNG World News Staff