Shipping & Storage

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  • Interview with Andrew Clifton, General Manager and Chief Operating Officer, SIGTTO
In a recent IGU report it is estimated that close to 50 FSRUs could be in operation by 2025 with the capacity to import close to 200 mtpa, which was 60% of the world’s LNG production in 2016. 
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  • Contributed by: Sveinung J. S. Støhle, ​​​​President and Chief Executive Officer, Höegh LNG
LNG supply is growing rapidly on the back of expanding production capacity and will increase by another 100 million tonnes or 35% by 2020.
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  • Contributed by: Hannah Burk, Director of Proprietary Natural Gas Products, Genscape
With over 60 thousand commercial vessels active around the world, the market for LNG bunkering is vast and largely untapped.
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  • Contributed by: Lian Yok Tan, Partner, K&L Gates LLP
Given the restrictions implemented by International Marine Organization (IMO) requiring lower exhaust emission of sulfur oxides (SOx), nitrous oxide (NOx), particulate matter (PM), and carbon dioxide (CO2), there will necessarily be a movement towards
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  • Contributed by: Ryan Stevenson, Managing Editor, Newsbase
The UK’s natural gas imports from Norway are forecast to increase up to 15% year on year this winter, the National Grid said in early July. In the months from October to March, the UK will likely import between 60-136 mcm per day of gas from Norway.
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  • Contributed by: Susan L. Sakmar, Independent consultant, author and adjunct law professor, University of Houston Law Center
There is no question that Africa as a whole presents a complicated energy landscape with varying patterns of resource endowment, energy consumption, and a myriad of governmental and policy challenges.  Yet one thing remains constant and consistent thro
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  • Contributed by: Lee Nichols, Editor/Associate Publisher, Hydrocarbon Processing
In less than two years, the LNG marketplace has switched from a seller's market to a buyer's market.
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  • Contributed by: Nina Howell, Counsel, King & Spalding
  • Contributed by: Trinh Chubbock, Senior Associate, King & Spalding
In a bid to avoid gas supply disruption and ensure better cooperation between EU countries, the European Commission released new proposals on 16 February 2016 relating to its gas strategy.
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  • Interview with Paul van der Laan, Manager Asset Exploitation & Business Development , Gasunie
In this interview with Paul van der Laan, Manager Asset Exploitation & Busi
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  • Contributed by: Dr Robin Pitblado, Senior Vice President, DNV GL
Most people are familiar with risk assessments used for onshore LNG developments, however, people are less familiar with marine risks and it is useful to review some aspects related to these.  Generally, marine LNG transportation has been conducted saf
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  • Contributed by: Mike Rhodes, Managing Editor, Gulf Publishing Company
Asia consumes 75% of the world’s liquefied natural gas (LNG), and Japan and South Korea have long dominated the LNG import market.
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  • Interview with Christopher Caswell, Director LNG and FLNG, KBR
The FLNG market size for 2016 was valued at over US$10 billion and is set to exceed 300 mtpa by 2024, reported by Global Market Insights, with increasing demand for cleaner fuel driving the global growth.
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  • Contributed by: Melanie Lovatt, Finance Advisor, Poten & Partners
If all things go according to plan for the sponsors of the Fortuna project in Equatorial Guinea, three floating liquefaction (FLNG) projects will manage to complete their fundraising this year.
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  • Contributed by: Eduardo Perez Orue, Owner and Principal Consultant, Small LNG Shipping Consultants
Small LNG Shipping Consultants has provided Gastech Insights with a detailed infographic providing the key facts and statistics on the small scale LNG shipping market.