1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014

Transportation 2008 P5

  • 03/24/2008 -- Mitsubishi unit's Long Beach LNG terminal dealt legal blow
    Mitsubishi Corp. subsidiary Sound Energy Solutions (SES) plans to consider its options for construction of an LNG regasification terminal at the Port of Long Beach following an apparent legal reversal.
  • 03/24/2008 -- FERC approves US's first floating LNG terminal
    The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has approved Broadwater Energy LLC's application to construct the first floating LNG terminal in the US.
  • 03/24/2008 -- Sempra LNG terminal at Ensenada nears completion
    Sempra Energy said its planned LNG import terminal near Ensenada on Mexico's Pacific coast should be up and running during the second quarter.
  • 03/24/2008 -- PetroChina set to start constructing LNG terminal
    PetroChina has reported that it is ready to start building an LNG terminal on a recently completed manmade island consisting of 10.5 million cu m of rock in China's Yellow Sea off Rudong.
  • 03/24/2008 -- Pecem LNG regas terminal in Brazil approved
    Brazil's Agencia Nacional do Petroleo has given Brazilian transport firm TAG approval to construct an LNG regasification terminal at Pecem port in Brazil's northeastern Ceara state.
  • 03/27/2008 -- Iraq pipeline damage disrupts Basra exports
    Saboteurs in Iraq, apparently loyal to militant leader Moqtada al-Sadr, severely damaged a pipeline that carries oil from Zubair field to the Al-Faw storage facility in the southern city of Basra.
  • 03/28/2008 -- Indonesia gas shortfalls again affect US, Japan
    Indonesia's reputation as a reliable supplier of LNG is once again coming into question.
  • 04/01/2008 -- Tepco plans LNG import terminal at Sendai
    Japan's Tohoku Electric Power will build a new LNG import terminal at Sendai, aiming to disperse its LNG sites in order to minimize the risk of supply disruptions from earthquakes and other problems.
  • 04/01/2008 -- Japanese LNG buyers make new deal with Indonesia
    Japanese buyers have agreed to forgive Indonesia's failures to supply 72 cargoes of LNG as part of a 10-year extension to supply contracts that were due to expire in 2010 and 2011.
  • 04/03/2008 -- ESPO partners lease land for Kozmino oil export terminal
    Russia's East Siberia Pacific Ocean pipeline has received a boost from officials in the city of Nakhodka, who have leased land plots totaling 144 hectares for construction of an oil export terminal at Kozmino.
  • 04/04/2008 -- Chinese-built LNG carrier for North West Shelf delivered
    The NWS JV partners have taken delivery of the first of three Chinese-built LNG carriers that will transport LNG from the Burrup Peninsula plant to Dapeng receiving terminal in Guandong Province, China.
  • 04/07/2008 -- Sempra set to send more Costa Azul LNG gas to US
    Sempra Energy has completed expansion of its 140-mile Baja North pipeline, enabling it to carry gas from its Energia Costa Azul LNG regasification terminal in Baja California, Mexico, to additional markets across the US border.
  • 04/08/2008 -- Shell mulls $2.1 billion floating LNG project
    Shell Australia is considering a $2.1 billion (Aus.) floating LNG facility at its Prelude gas field in the Browse basin off Western Australia.
  • 04/09/2008 -- Nord Stream cancels maintenance platform plans
    Nord Stream has dropped plans to build a maintenance service platform off Sweden for its proposed offshore gas pipeline following pressure from the Swedish government.
  • 04/10/2008 -- TransCanada gauges Pathfinder Pipeline support
    TransCanada Corp. started a binding open season process to gauge support for a proposed pipeline that would move natural gas from US Rocky Mountains basins to Midwest markets.
  • 04/11/2008 -- Transneft asks for final decision on ESPO line
    Russia's OAO Transneft has asked the government to make is final decision on the construction of a pipeline spur linking China to the projected East Siberia Pacific Ocean pipeline.
  • 04/14/2008 -- Indian regulator finalizes city gas project norms
    India's downstream regulator, PNGRB, has laid down criteria for retailing CNG for vehicles and gas for households in cities, paving the way, an official said, "for the development of compressed gas networks in the country."
  • 04/14/2008 -- Uzbekneftegaz, CNPC form Asia Trans Gas joint venture
    Uzbekistan's Uzbekneftegaz and China's CNPC formed a 50-50 JV, to be called Asia Trans Gas, to build and operate the 530-km Uzbek section of the 1,830-km Turkmenistan-China gas pipeline.
  • 04/15/2008 -- Iraq's NOC lets contract for Kirkuk-Banias oil line repair
    Iraq's North Oil Co. has signed a preliminary agreement with Russia's Stroytransgaz for the repair of the Iraqi section of the 880-km Kirkuk-Banias oil pipeline.
  • 04/18/2008 -- BG, Singapore sign LNG supply deal
    BG Group PLC and Singapore's Energy Market Authority (EMA) have signed a memorandum of agreement for BG to provide as much as 3 million tonnes/year of LNG for up to 20 years, starting in 2012.

Related Articles

EPA will set RFS requirements for this year next year

11/21/2014

How bad does regulation of the Renewable Fuel Standard have to become before the US Congress ends a program broken beyond repair?

BHI: Oklahoma, Cana Woodford lead gains in this week’s rig count

11/21/2014 A week of mostly offsetting activity saw the US drilling rig count edged up a single unit to 1,929 rigs working during the week ended Nov. 21, Bake...

EPA won’t finalize RFS’s 2014 biofuel quotas before yearend

11/21/2014 The US Environmental Protection Agency announced it will not finalize 2014 biofuel quotas under the federal Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) before ye...

MARKET WATCH: NYMEX crude up on recovering Chinese oil demand

11/21/2014

Oil prices bounced back up $1/bbl on the New York market Nov. 20 on indications that Chinese oil demand might be recovering.

Worker killed in platform explosion offshore Louisiana

11/21/2014 An explosion that occurred on Nov. 20 at the Fieldwood Energy LLC-operated West Delta 105 E offshore platform, also known as Echo, in the Gulf of M...

Statoil halts Kwanza exploration program offshore Angola

11/21/2014 Statoil ASA has canceled the Stena Carron rig contract, effective Nov. 21, after fulfilling work commitments in company-operated Blocks 38 and 39 o...

Petrobras starts production from another Santos basin FPSO

11/21/2014 Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) has launched production from the Cidade de Ilhabelha floating production, storage, and offloading vessel in Sapi...

Navitas to build Eaglebine natural gas gathering pipeline

11/20/2014 Navitas Midstream Partners LLC, The Woodlands, Tex., will build the La Bahia natural gas gathering system, including a 20-in. OD pipeline extending...

Total joins global climate initiatives

11/20/2014 Total SA, in what it describes as a consolidation of its efforts to address climate change, will support initiatives of the United Nations Global C...

White Papers

How to Keep Your Mud System Vibrator Hose from Getting Hammered to Death

To prevent the vibrating hoses on your oilfield mud circulation systems from failing, you must examine...
Sponsored by

Duty of Care

Good corporate social responsibility means implementing effective workplace health and safety measures...
Sponsored by

Increase Equipment Uptime Through Robust Enterprise Asset Management

Whether you operate in the Upstream Drilling and Exploration sector, the Midstream distribution sector...
Sponsored by

Continuous Improvement for Maintenance with Robust Reporting and Analytics

You should have real-time, anywhere access to more relevant and comprehensive data to help manage and ...
Sponsored by

Enterprise Asset Management Solution for Movable Assets in the Oil & Gas Industry

Drilling and exploration companies face several challenges in effectively managing assets both offshor...
Sponsored by

Supporting HSE Needs for Oil & Gas Through Effective Asset Management Practices

The Oil & Gas industry is constantly being challenged to find, extract and deliver cheaper an...
Sponsored by

Sesam for subsea design analysis

With the exponential growth in the subsea sector, a new set of challenges now face the industry. Mostl...
Sponsored by

Is the gas delivery system you’re looking at able to meet your power generation needs: a hydraulic engineer’s perspective

The hydraulic characteristics, and system response to demands and supplies, of natural gas pipelines a...
Sponsored by

Available Webcasts


On Demand

Maximizing Upstream Performance - Achieving Lasting Data Quality through Proven Workflows

Wed, Mar 9, 2011

This webinar is the second of a two part series which will discuss how Petris provides integrated solutions using a common data model that ensures efficient workflows across field operations - capital planning, drilling and production data management and facilities.

register:WEBCAST


Optimized Drilling Performance - Integrating Traditionally Discrete Services into an Engineering Workflow

Wed, Mar 2, 2011

Originally recorded live from SPE/IADC in Amsterdam, this webcast and press event is now available for on demand viewing. 

Halliburton announces the results of a twelve-month, multi-pilot project to document and begin the global roll-out of this integrated workflow approach. Case studies are presented to show how the workflow was applied to integrate traditionally-siloed people, processes and technology to drive improved performance for multiple operators. Following the opening presentation will be executive presentations and discussion on what operators and service companies must do to drive this change, and how technology innovation is pushing continued improvements in performance.

A question and answer session with both the live and webcast participants follows the presentations. 

This event is now available for on demand viewing.

register:WEBCAST


OGJ Annual Forecast & Review Webcast 2011

Thu, Feb 24, 2011

Oil & Gas Journal Editor Bob Tippee discusses key influences in the global and US oil markets based on data published in the annual Forecast and Review special report.

register:WEBCAST


OGJ Annual Forecast & Review Webcast 2011

Thu, Feb 24, 2011

Oil & Gas Journal Editor Bob Tippee discusses key influences in the global and US oil markets based on data published in the annual Forecast and Review special report.

register:WEBCAST


Careers at TOTAL

Careers at TOTAL - Videos

More than 600 job openings are now online, watch videos and learn more!

 

Click Here to Watch

Other Oil & Gas Industry Jobs

Search More Job Listings >>
Stay Connected