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Golden Pass LNG gets FERC nod to boost capacity

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has authorized Golden Pass LNG, a joint venture of Qatar Petroleum and ExxonMobil, to raise capacity at its $10...

BV OKs GTT’s LNG fuel tank

Classification society Bureau Veritas has granted approval in principle to France's GTT for a fuel tank as the global fleet of LNG-powered vessels continues...

US DOE cuts red tape for short-term LNG export authorizations

The US Department of Energy on Friday issued a policy statement in order to streamline its regulatory process on short-term LNG export authorizations. DOE said...

Korean Register OKs Hyundai Mipo’s LNG design

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo has recently received approval in principle by the Korean Register for its 30,000 cbm LNG carrier with prismatic IMO...

US continues to approve LNG export extensions

The US Department of Energy has approved additional LNG export authorizations boosting the total to eighteen projects. DOE said in a statement last week it...

Wison’s FLNG design gets ABS approval

China's Wison Offshore and Marine has received approval in principle from classification society ABS for its FLNG designs. The offshore oil and gas division of conglomerate...

Marathon’s unit gets approval for Kenai LNG import plans

Marathon’s unit Trans-Foreland Pipeline has secured an approval from US regulators to bring the closed Kenai LNG plant in Alaska back online as an...

Greece’s probunkers applies for Singapore LNG bunkering licence

Greece-based probunkers has applied to become a licensed LNG bunkering supplier in the Port of Singapore. The move follows a request for proposals launched by...

Hyundai Mipo’s LNG carrier design gets LR approval

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has received approval in principle by Lloyd’s Register for its 30,000 cbm LNG carrier with prismatic IMO type...

German LNG project makes step towards FID

German LNG Terminal received a boost from the government as it looks towards making a final investment decision on its import project in Brunsbuettel. The...

US approves seven more LNG export extensions

The US Department of Energy extended the terms of seven long-term LNG export authorizations through 2050. This move follows ten LNG export term extensions issued...

Korean Register launches new rules for membrane-type LNG carriers

The Korean Register said it has developed new class rules that completely revise the existing structural rules for membrane-type LNG carriers. The new class rules...