LNG Prime brings you the five most popular news on our platform during the week of October 31-November 6, 2022.
1) SK Shipping’s 2021-built LNG carrier Prism Courage has completed a transoceanic voyage using autonomous navigation technologies developed by Avikus, a unit of South Korea’s HD Hyundai.
2) US LNG player New Fortress Energy has finalized its previously announced deals with Mexico’s Comision Federal de Electricidad (CFE), including for the creation of a new FLNG hub off the coast of Altamira, Tamaulipas.
3) Deutsche ReGas, the developer of the FSRU-based LNG terminal in the German port of Lubmin, said that firms showed interest to book 15.2 billion cubic meters of capacity at the facility following an open season.
4) Greek shipping firm Capital Gas, led by Evangelos Marinakis, has reportedly purchased a 2002-built liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier with a steam turbine propulsion.
5) State-run QatarEnergy has signed deals for five LNG carriers with an Asian consortium, completing the next batch of charter contracts awarded under its massive shipbuilding program.