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Qatargas Ships 1st Q-Flex LNG Cargo to Bangladesh Summit LNG


Qatargas has delivered the first Q-Flex cargo of LNG to the Summit LNG FSRU.

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NYK, Van Oord Jointly Enter Japanese Offshore Wind Market


NYK and Van Oord plan to jointly own and operate Japan-flagged offshore wind installation vessels.

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Jan 6-10, 2020)

Here are the most read stories from last week.

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MODEC, Woodside Ink Purchase Deal for Senegal’s 1st FPSO

Senegalese flag

The deal comes on the back of FID on the Sangomar Field Development made in January 2020.

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Methanol Poisoning behind Illness of Brazilian Contractors


The affected persons reported this to our crew approximately 36 hours after consumption.

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Petrobras Staying Clear of Strait of Hormuz for Now


Perobras ships will avoid transit through the Strait of Hormuz.

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1 Dies, 5 Fall Ill on board Heavy Lift Vessel off Durban

Boskalis Heavy Lift Vessel

One man died, five fell ill from an unidentified illness.

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Sempra Energy, Aramco Units Ink IPPA for Port Arthur LNG

Sempra Energy

Sempra LNG and Aramco Services Company have signed an interim project participation agreement for Port Arthur LNG.

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Happy New Year from World Maritime News!

May 2020 bring you fair winds and following seas!

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Bourbon’s Assets Sold to Societe Phoceenne de Participations


Court has decided to sell Bourbon Corporation’s assets to Société Phocéenne de Participations.

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Ardent to Refocus on Core Business

ship wreck

Ardent plans to refocus its strategy away from decommissioning towards its core business.

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Swire Pacific Offshore: 7 Abducted Crew Members Released


Seven kidnapped crew members of Pacific Warden released.

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Maersk Targeted in Petrobras Bribery Investigation

Maersk being investigated by Brasilian authorities over suspected involvement in the Petrobras bribery scandal.

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DP World Creates New Marine Unit Following Topaz Acquisition

POLM is the result of DP World’s recent USD 1.1 bn acquisition of Topaz Energy and Marine and its integration with …

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SBM Offshore Inks FPSO Sepetiba Deals with Petrobras

SBM Offshore

SBM Offshore signs contracts with Petrobras for the 22.5-year lease and operation of FPSO Sepetiba.

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Floorplan Offshore Energy 2020 Open

Join the largest European exhibition and conference covering the whole offshore energy mix.

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SBM Offshore Books Two More FPSO Hulls in China

Fas4Ward FPSO

SBM Offshore has returned to Chinese shipbuilders for two more FPSO hulls.

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Petronas Names Second FLNG in South Korea

PFLNG Dua is on schedule for completion and sail away in February 2020.

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Four Japanese Companies Partner Up on FPSO Charter Project


Mitsui, MOL, and Marubeni plan to invest in a long-term FPSO charter business currently promoted by Modec.

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MODEC to Provide FPSO for Barossa Field off Australia

Barossa FPSO

This will be Modec’s largest gas FPSO to date.

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HHI Gets DNV GL Nod for Three FPSO Designs

FPSO design

These include two mid-sized oil FPSOs, and one gas FPSO.

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SBM Offshore Obtains USD 1.14 Bn Bank Loan for Liza Unity

SBM Offshore

SBM Offshore completes the project financing of FPSO vessel Liza Unity for a total of USD 1.14 billion.

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America’s First LNG ATB Launched

VT Halter Marine

Halter Marine has launched Q-LNG 4000, America’s first offshore LNG articulated tug and barge (ATB) unit.

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Modec to Provide FPSO for Brazilian Marlim Project


Modec receives LOI from Petrobras for the supply, charter, and operations of an FPSO vessel for the Marlim …

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ITF Urges Govts to Continue Search for Bourbon Rhode Crew

Bourbon Offshore

ITF demands that the search for seven missing Bourbon Rhode seafarers continue in the mid-Atlantic.

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Teekay Inks Hummingbird FPSO Employment Extension

Teekay Corp

The unit will continue working on Chestnut Joint Venture’s North Sea field until March 2023.

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Giving a Push to Energy Transition at Offshore Energy 2019


Combining oil, gas, marine energy, and offshore wind at one event, OEEC owned the theme: Home of Energy Transition.

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