GLNG Top Story archive

18 August 2017 Week 32 Issue 501

The LNG business is posing a “big risk” to struggling Japanese industrial conglomerate Toshiba, the company’s top official has acknowledged publicly, renewing concerns about a possible massive...

11 August 2017 Week 31 Issue 500

Fourchon LNG has submitted a pre-filing application to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The 5 million tpy project has a target of reaching first gas in the fourth quarter of 2021....

04 August 2017 Week 30 Issue 499

Despite the cancellation last week of the Petronas-led US$27 billion Pacific NorthWest LNG project, Royal Dutch Shell CEO Ben Van Beurden still thinks his company can succeed there.

27 July 2017 Week 29 Issue 498

Black & Veatch has announced that it has won a contract to provide critical elements for India’s first floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) based LNG import terminal.

21 July 2017 Week 28 Issue 478

Qatar’s RasGas and Bangladesh’s state-owned Petrobangla last week signed an agreement covering the import of 2.5 million tpy for 15 years.

14 July 2017, Week 27, Issue 477

South Korea plans to shake up the country’s energy mix, increasing its imports of LNG while cutting coal and nuclear power. The country is already the world’s second-largest...

07 July 2017, Week 26, Issue 476

ExxonMobil, Eagle LNG Partners and Crowley Maritime have agreed to collaborate on the development of LNG as a marine fuel in North America.

30 June 2017 week 25 Issue 475

Woodside Petroleum has awarded Australian engineering company Monadelphous an A$600 million (U$455.5 million) contract to provide maintenance services and brownfields offshore implementation...

22 June 2017, Week 24, Issue 474

Golar LNG and Delfin Midstream have struck a deal to work together on a planned floating LNG (FLNG) project in the US Gulf of Mexico.

01 June 2017 Week 21 Issue 471

Ghana’s hopes for a floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) have slipped, with Golar LNG receiving an interim arbitration award. The company, giving its first quarter results on May 31,...

23 March 2017, Week 11 Issue 461

Ireland’s 500 million euro (US$538 million) Shannon LNG import terminal on the country’s Atlantic coast is reportedly back on track amid Brexit energy concerns, according to a report last week by...

02 February 2017 Week 04 Issue 454

The recently released 2017 edition of BP’s Energy Outlook forecasts strong LNG supply growth between 2015 and 2035, led by the US and Australia.

26 January 2017, Week 03, Issue 453

The continuing global gas glut is forcing Japan’s Toshiba to resell US LNG to avoid billions of dollars in potential losses.

19 January 2017, Week 02, Issue 452

Hoegh LNG has signed on with Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) for the construction and supply of new floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs), it...

13 October 2016, Week 40 Issue 439

The Australia Pacific LNG (APLNG) plant confirmed on October 10 that production had begun at the second of its two trains on Curtis Island, near Gladstone. The company said it had produced 150,000...