Archive for the ‘Gas’ Category

1 year HAEE: 2016 review

1 year HAEE: 2016 review
Professor Dr. Kostas Andriosopoulos Since its inception in March 2015, the Hellenic Association for Energy Economics (www.HAEE.gr) acts as an interdisciplinary forum / think tank that promotes the exchange of ideas, research results and experiences among academics, professionals, business executives...
December 30th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Tankers | Read More

What lies ahead in a gas-fuelled future?

What lies ahead in a gas-fuelled future?
#WartsilaKnowsGas #GasBassador Timo Koponen talks gas & a multi fuel future Timo Koponen, VP Gas Solutions at Wärtsilä, shares his outlook for...
October 20th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Gas, LNG | Read More

BDI falls amid the beginning of world’s worst economic crash

BDI falls amid the beginning of world’s worst economic crash
John Faraclas It comes to no surprise here as well as to our faithful international readership today’s Capers fall of 136 points since yesterday bringing the BDI down to 885 points – that’s down 21 points; in the geopolitical front pre-emptive testing of nerves between the superpowers and their...
October 13th, 2016 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Gas, LNG, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

The Markets are down; the geopolitics will bring us down too…

The Markets are down; the geopolitics will bring us down too…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 16 points today and now stands at 906 – just six points above the 900 points threshold when everybody was expecting to see the 1,000 points barrier conquered; …hard luck… The Geopolitics continue to produce havoc and soon War!  We advise you to read...
October 12th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Gas, LNG, Markets, Military, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

HFW Briefing: Everything that floats – regulations clear?

HFW Briefing: Everything that floats – regulations clear?
Everything that floats – regulations clear? An international convention authority and courts on both sides of the Atlantic have recently attempted to clarify the question of whether floating offshore...
October 10th, 2016 | Gas, Legal, Markets, Oil Industry, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Oct-2016 PORT READINESS CONDITION YANKEE SET AS PORTS BRACE FOR HURRICANE MATTHEW Savannah & Brunswick, Georgia, USA OIL & GAS WORKERS’ STRIKE AVOIDED Norway EXTREMELY DANGEROUS HURRICANE MATTHEW MOVING CLOSER TO FLORIDA EAST COAST Florida, USA Port Readiness Condition...
October 7th, 2016 | Energy, Gas, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes, Weather | Read More

EIRA on the Energy jargon

EIRA on the Energy jargon
George Hatziioannou, EIRA’s editor George Hatzioannou, EIRA’s editor writes: What are the most likely repercussions for South East Europe’s energy security after the somewhat ambiguous reconciliation between Ankara and Moscow has re-activated the Turkish Stream pipeline project? Will it...
September 19th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Tankers | Read More

Six Suezmax tankers future-proofed thanks to Bureau Veritas’ GAS-PREPARED notation

Six Suezmax tankers future-proofed thanks to Bureau Veritas’ GAS-PREPARED notation
  Jean-Francois Segretain Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, September 8th 2016 – Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas is to grant GAS-PREPARED notation to six Suezmax tankers under construction for Dynacom Tankers Management. The oil tanker specialist is the first shipowner to...
September 8th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Tankers | Read More

New independent commercial advisor role by LR will advise Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company (CHC)

New independent commercial advisor role by LR will advise Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company (CHC)
New independent commercial advisor role will advise Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company (CHC) on oil and gas sales through to development strategies to help the Cypriot oil and gas industry achieve its operational targets. Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company (CHC), the National Oil and Gas Company of Cyprus, has named...
September 7th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Technology | Read More

MISC Berhard enters Thai offshore oil and gas market

MISC Berhard enters Thai offshore oil and gas market
From the signing ceremony MISC Berhad (“MISC”), one of the world’s leading energy related maritime solutions and services provider has made inroads into Thailand’s offshore oil and gas market for the first time. Today, MISC’s wholly-owned subsidiary, MISC Offshore Floating...
August 23rd, 2016 | Gas, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

Commencement of drilling = spudding? Industry terms in oil and gas contracts

Commencement of drilling = spudding? Industry terms in oil and gas contracts
Simon Shaddick A dispute between Vitol E and P Ltd (Vitol) and Africa Oil and Gas Corporation (AOGC) arose out of an M&A transaction relating to a production sharing contract (PSC) for an exploration permit for the “Marine XI” area offshore the Republic of Congo. The background facts are relatively...
August 18th, 2016 | Gas, Legal, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Oil Industry | Read More

US Coast Guard Recognizes ABS Employee for Leadership in US Gas Development

US Coast Guard Recognizes ABS Employee for Leadership in US Gas Development
Roy Bleiberg Roy Bleiberg receives USCG Meritorious Public Service Award for efforts to advance the safe, clean, and viable use of gas in the maritime industry. (Houston) ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the global marine and offshore industries, is pleased to announce...
July 27th, 2016 | Awards, Classification Societies, Environment, Gas | Read More

EIRA Newsletter – Vol 4 Issue 7 – 2016

EIRA Newsletter – Vol 4 Issue 7 – 2016
George Hatziioannou, EIRA’ editor From the Editor of EIRA: Mixing economics with politics does not always pay off. So far in the first five months of 2016, LNG imports into Northwest Europe, predominantly from Qatar, plummeted by 15% year-on-year. The LNG cargoes were shipped to customers in Asia,...
July 19th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, LNG, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

GEODIS opens new Oil & Gas hub in Aberdeen, Scotland

GEODIS opens new Oil & Gas hub in Aberdeen, Scotland
GEODIS is expanding its Industrial Projects activity and opens a new oil and gas warehouse at Aberdeen harbour, on the east coast of Scotland. “This new facility enables us to provide an even better service to all our oil and gas customers due to its strategic location. The new GEODIS hub represents...
July 18th, 2016 | Gas, Logistics, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

FUGRO commences offshore geotechnical contract for ONGC India

FUGRO commences offshore geotechnical contract for ONGC India
Fugro deploys deepwater geotechnical vessel, Fugro Voyager, for ONGC works offshore India’s east coast Fugro is to commence a major programme of offshore geotechnical investigations under a contract awarded by Indian oil and gas company, ONGC. Valued at approximately USD 26million, the contract involves...
July 15th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Technical | Read More

Saab Seaeye – Falcon is world’s favourite

Saab Seaeye – Falcon is world’s favourite
Falcon – the world’s most successful ROV of its class. Seven orders from seven organisations in seven weeks confirms the status of Saab Seaeye’s Falcon as the world’s favourite and most successful ROV of its class, says the company, citing orders from a span of sectors including oil & gas, renewables,...
July 7th, 2016 | Energy, Environment, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Oil Industry, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Coup for Aberdeen as LiftEx2016 Exhibition and Conference heads to Granite City for first time

Coup for Aberdeen as LiftEx2016 Exhibition and Conference heads to Granite City for first time
Event will attract professionals from road and maritime transport, rail maintenance and utilities, automotive, oil and gas, energy and construction sectors VisitAberdeenshire, the organisation responsible for attracting both leisure and business visitors to the area, has been instrumental in securing...
July 3rd, 2016 | Automobiles, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Gas, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Oil Industry, Rail, Technology | Read More

Keeping your cards close to your chest

Keeping your cards close to your chest
The panel Keeping your cards close to your chest; this is the message I’ve got earlier on tonight following the great debate – as you might have seen same uploaded in the social media and probably in the news. It was a debate only between the panellists, given just three questions aired from...
June 5th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Chartering, Company Profiles, Consulting, Consumers Market, Corporate Social Responsibility, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technology | Read More

University of Greenwich’s Department of Applied Engineering & Management TOFS 2016 symposium

University of Greenwich’s Department of Applied Engineering & Management TOFS 2016 symposium
Blake House, one of the buildings at University of Greenwich – Medway Campus TOFS SYMPOSIUM – THE OIL, FINANCE & SHIPPING SYMPOSIUM, UNIVERSITY OF GREENWICH, WEDNESDAY 31ST AUGUST 2016 CALL FOR PAPERS The University of Greenwich’s Department of Applied Engineering & Management,...
June 2nd, 2016 | Associations, Education and Training, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, LNG, LPG, Maritime Education and Training, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Tankers | Read More

Oil & Gas has been awarded a Master Service Agreement with Statoil

Oil & Gas has been awarded a Master Service Agreement with Statoil
Kjell Eriksson The contract includes a broad scope of studies on topics such as safety, platform technology, structural reanalysis and pipeline technology. In addition it offers hull and structural inspection services, the competent control of complex lifting equipment and software, maintenance and services...
June 2nd, 2016 | Classification Societies, Gas, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Technology | Read More

GAC Namibia opens in response to growing demand for world class shipping services

GAC Namibia opens in response to growing demand for world class shipping services
Eric Barnard Namibia, 1 June 2016 – GAC has launched its own operation in Namibia in response to growing demand from our oil & gas customers and increasing cargo trade between the country and neighbouring South Africa, as well as other African nations. The formation of GAC Shipping (Namibia)...
June 1st, 2016 | Company Profiles, Energy, Gas, Logistics, Oil Industry, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC appoints regional commercial director for O&G in South America

GAC appoints regional commercial director for O&G in South America
Carlos Arrieta, GAC Regional Commercial Director – Oil and Gas Houston, 18 May 2016 – GAC North America has signaled its strategic focus on the South American oil & gas sector with the appointment of Carlos Arrieta as Regional Commercial Director – Oil and Gas, responsible for developing its...
May 18th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Gas, HR, Logistics, Oil Industry, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Gas Shipping – Shaping the future today

Gas Shipping – Shaping the future today
(l-r) Kostas Vlachos (CMM), Alex Hadjipateras (Dorian LPG), Harry Vafias (StealthGas), Jonathan Gaylor (Affinity), Nikolaos Ioanou (Benelux), Nick Brown (LR) The 1st LR Gas Shipping Forum in Greece On Wednesday 11 May Lloyd’s Register (LR) held its first Gas Shipping Forum in Greece, ‘Gas shipping...
May 13th, 2016 | Associations, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, Gas Carriers, Regulatory, Shipmanagement | Read More

FUGRO coomencs Barents Sea Metocean and Ice network project

FUGRO coomencs Barents Sea Metocean and Ice network project
Fugro has begun a three-year period of metocean and ice data acquisition as part of the Barents Sea Metocean and Ice Network Project. The data will help operators to better understand relevant operational uncertainties and risk factors in the region known as “The Far North.” The Barents Sea represents...
May 10th, 2016 | Energy, Gas, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

EIRA’S Newsletter 10 May 2016

EIRA’S Newsletter 10 May 2016
George Hatziioannou, EIRA’ editor Energy International Risk Assessmentis is here as one of the most risky period begins in Energy World Affairs The following comes from EIRA’s Editor: A fundamental side effect of the countless post WW2 Aegean Sea crises involving NATO member states, Turkey...
May 10th, 2016 | Energy, Gas, LNG, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More