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Samsung hands over first out of three Minerva LNG carriers

South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries has delivered the first out of three 174,000 cbm newbuild LNG vessels to Greek shipper Minerva Gas. LNG Prime reported...

Hoegh LNG puts focus on finding long-term FSRU contracts

Norwegian floating player Hoegh said it has made "good progress" on finding long-term work for its FSRUs currently trading as LNG carriers. “In addition to...

Qatar Petroleum poised to confirm part of giant LNG carrier orders

State-run Qatar Petroleum could later this year confirm a part of LNG carrier contracts it has signed with Chinese and South Korean yards, following...

Work starts on first out of seven Knutsen LNG newbuilds for Shell

South Korea's Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries has started building the first out of seven LNG carriers for Norwegian shipowner Knutsen. To mark the occasion, the...

Thenamaris welcomes fifth LNG carrier in its fleet

Greece’s Thenamaris has taken delivery of a brand new liquefied natural gas tanker, increasing its fleet to a total of five LNG vessels. The shipping...

Teekay’s LNG carrier rescues sailor off Bermuda

Teekay LNG’s carrier has recently rescued a solo sailor in distress on a sailing vessel offshore Bermuda. The 2017-built 170,000 cbm Torben Spirit recently received...

WinGD adds four new versions to its best-selling LNG engine

Switzerland-based Winterthur Gas & Diesel (WinGD) is adding four new versions to its best-selling dual-fuel engine as it looks to offer more flexibility to...

Japan’s Meiji Shipping buys LNG carrier duo from Shell

Japan's Meiji Shipping has purchased two 2010-built liquefied natural gas carriers from a unit of energy giant Shell as it looks to expand its...

Pertamina preps Jawa Satu FSRU ahead of Indonesia LNG-to-power job

Pertamina's Bontang LNG terminal in East Kalimantan has completed cooling the tanks of the 170,000-cbm Jawa Satu FSRU ahead of its job for the...

BW to welcome new ME-GI LNG newbuild

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering will soon deliver another ME-GI vessel to BW LNG, a unit of the Singapore-based gas shipping giant. The...

Teekay’s LNG tanker attacked in Gulf of Guinea

Teekay LNG's carrier has managed to evade an attack by pirates in the Gulf of Guinea, according to reports by maritime security firms. Madrid Spirit...

GAIL to start shipping US LNG with MOL newbuild

India's GAIL will soon start using a newbuild LNG carrier it has chartered from Japan's MOL to ship its US contracted volumes to India. MOL...