LNG World Shipping
Adam LNG sets sail
Adam LNG sets sail
LNG World Shipping News desk 18 November 2014
Oman Shipping Company's has taken delivery of the 162,000 cubic metres capacity Adam LNG. The vessel was built by Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) in Ulsan South Korea. It will operate worldwide with ...
LNG breakaway coupling from APC
LNG breakaway coupling from APC
LNG World Shipping Offshore LNG/November 2014
Alpha Process Controls International, a member of the GT Group, has designed an emergency release marine breakaway coupling (ERC) system aimed at the ship-to-ship (STS) LNG cargo transfer ...
New on the floating LNG front
New on the floating LNG front
LNG World Shipping Offshore LNG/November 2014
FSRU provides cooldown LNG In September 2014 IM Skaugen’s 12,000m3, 2011-built multipurpose gas carrier Norgas Unikum provided an LNG gassing up and cooldown service on behalf of Dubai Supply ...
Reinforcing the LNG membranes
Reinforcing the LNG membranes
LNG World Shipping Offshore LNG/November 2014
Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT) continues to develop its No 96 and Mark III membrane tank containment systems with the aims of providing lower LNG cargo boil-off gas (BOG) rates and minimising the ...
The return of the IHI-SPB tank
The return of the IHI-SPB tank
LNG World Shipping Offshore LNG/November 2014
IHI Corporation and its self-supporting, prismatic shape, IMO Type B (SPB) containment system for LNG are back. Twenty-one years after the delivery of the 89,900m3 Polar Spirit and Arctic Spirit, the ...
Subcontinent poised for FSRUs
Subcontinent poised for FSRUs
LNG World Shipping Offshore LNG/November 2014
No country, not even China, currently has as many LNG import terminals in the planning stages as India, and the majority of the proposals are based on the use of floating storage and regasification ...
Shipyards build FSRU familiarity
Shipyards build FSRU familiarity
LNG World Shipping Offshore LNG/November 2014
Floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs) have only ever been constructed by three South Korean shipbuilders. Furthermore only two Singaporean yards and a Dubai facility have ever carried out ...
Golar newbuild FSRUs find homes
Golar newbuild FSRUs find homes
LNG World Shipping Offshore LNG/November 2014
Golar LNG has been a front runner in the floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) sector since the industry began to exercise the floater option for LNG receiving terminals. Five of the ...
Two more Höegh FSRUs on station
Two more Höegh FSRUs on station
LNG World Shipping Offshore LNG/November 2014
Höegh LNG has put the first two of its four 170,000m3 floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) newbuildings on station during the course of 2014. PGN FSRU Lampung is now in commercial ...
FSRUs as the go-to option
FSRUs as the go-to option
LNG World Shipping Offshore LNG/November 2014
Momentum is with floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs). Existing regas vessel-based LNG receiving terminals continue to operate smoothly; new projects using floaters are being brought on ...
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