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Teekay JV finalizes shipbuilding contracts for Yamal LNG project

Jul 10, 2014

Teekay LNG Partners LP, Hamilton, Bermuda, through a 50-50 joint venture with China LNG Shipping (Holdings) Ltd., has finalized shipbuilding contracts for six internationally flagged icebreaker LNG carriers for the Yamal LNG project, which lies on Northern Russia’s Yamal Peninsula.

BridgeTex pipeline open season commences

Jul 10, 2014

Magellan Midstream Partners LP and Occidental Petroleum Corp. have launched a supplemental open season for additional transportation commitments for the 300,000-b/d BridgeTex pipeline connecting Colorado City, Tex. with the Houston Gulf Coast area.

Gazprom’s Centrgaz to construct South Stream segment in Serbia

Jul 9, 2014

OAO Gazprom reported that its Centrgaz unit signed a contract July 8 for South Stream gas pipeline construction in Serbia.

Ichthys LNG development reaches another milestone

Jul 8, 2014

The Inpex group’s Ichthys LNG development in the Browse basin offshore Western Australia has recorded another milestone with the hull for the project’s condensate floating production, storage, and offloading vessel recently floated from the dry dock at the Daewoo Geoje shipyard in South Korea.

Golden Pass files formal FERC application for LNG project

Jul 8, 2014

Golden Pass Products LLC, Houston, has submitted a formal application with the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to construct and operate its proposed LNG project at the existing Golden Pass LNG import facility in Sabine Pass, Tex.

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Jul 7, 2014

ADB: TAPI gas pipeline making steady progress

Jul 7, 2014

A proposed 1,800-km pipeline that would transport as much as 33 billion cu m/year of natural gas from Turkmenistan across Afghanistan to Pakistan and India is making steady progress, an Asian Development Bank official said.

AFPM's Drevna says more clarity needed on future condensate exports

Jul 7, 2014

The oil and gas industry awaits greater clarification from the US Department of Commerce's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), which recently issued private rulings for two companies concerning condensate specifications and possible exports.

Global oil market well supplied despite disruptions to producers

Jul 7, 2014

Despite disruptions in important producing countries, the oil market in the second half of 2014 remains well supplied.

EPP, Enbridge complete Seaway pipeline loop

Jul 3, 2014

Seaway Crude Pipeline Company LLC, a 50-50 joint venture owned by affiliates of Enterprise Products Partners LP and Enbridge Inc., has mechanically completed the 512-mile loop of the Seaway crude oil pipeline system that reaches from Cushing, Okla., to the Jones Creek storage and terminal facility near Freeport, Tex.

Chile looking to gas to meet energy demand, energy minister says

Jul 2, 2014

Chile is focusing most of its attention on natural gas to meet the country’s energy demand challenges, stated Maximo Pacheco Matte, the newly appointed Minister of Energy, during a July 2 panel discussion in Houston.

ABS, Daewoo Shipbuilding eye LNG drillship

Jul 2, 2014

ABS, Houston, and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), Seoul, have formed a joint development project targeting the first drillship fueled by LNG.

Fatal gas line blast in India investigated

Jul 1, 2014

GAIL (India) Ltd. and the Indian government are investigating a natural gas pipeline explosion that killed 19 persons and injured 19 in the village of Nagaram near a gas collection station in Tatipaka in Andhra Pradesh, India. The cause hasn’t been determined.

Woodside, Cheniere unit sign LNG supply deal

Jul 1, 2014

Woodside Energy Trading Singapore has signed a binding LNG supply agreement with Cheniere Energy’s subsidiary Corpus Christi Liquefaction LLC for the purchase of 850,000 tonnes/year of LNG from the Corpus Christi LNG project when the second train at the export facility comes on stream. The facility will eventually have three trains with a combined capacity of 13.5 million tpy.

LNG exports dominate Senate committee hearing on US gas potential

Jun 30, 2014

LNG exports quickly took center stage at a June 19 US Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing to examine "how to harness a game-changing resource for export, domestic consumption, and transportation fuel."

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