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December 27, 2019

Nigeria LNG takes FID for Train 7

Nigeria LNG (NLNG) took the FID for its Train 7 Project, which allows the expansion to increase the capacity of NLNG's six-train plant from the extant 22 MTPA to 30 MTPA. The construction period after FID will last approximately five years with first LNG rundown expected in 2024.

Edited from Nigeria LNG press release

December 27, 2019

Yamal LNG receives dedicated tank at Zeebrugge

Novatek announced that OAO Yamal LNG started using a dedicated LNG transshipment tank at the Zeebrugge LNG terminal in Belgium as part of a 20-year transshipment agreement between the Project’s subsidiary Yamal Trade and Fluxys LNG. The dedicated LNG tank was built specifically for the transshipment needs of Yamal LNG with a capacity of 180,000 cbm, allowing the Project to transship up to 8 MTPA of LNG.

Edited from Novatek press release

December 24, 2019

Woodside signs long-term LNG supply deal with Uniper

Woodside announced that the company entered into a long-term sale and purchase agreement with Uniper energy for the supply of LNG from its global portfolio for a term of 13 years commencing in 2021.

Edited from Woodside Energy press release

December 23, 2019

Cameron LNG starts production from Train 2

Cameron LNG announced that Train 2 has started producing LNG at its Hackberry, La., liquefaction-export facility. Commercial operations will follow completion of performance testing and receipt of the FERC authorization to commence service. The Cameron LNG liquefaction-export project includes three liquefaction trains with a projected export of 12 MTPA of LNG.

Edited from Cameron LNG press release

December 20, 2019

Pavilion Energy and Total affirm partnership in LNG bunkering

Pavilion Energy and Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions (TMFGS), have signed a 10-year fully-termed agreement to jointly develop an LNG bunker supply chain in the port of Singapore. The cooperation includes the shared long-term use of the 12,000 cbm GTT Mark III Flex membrane LNG bunker vessel (LNGBV) that will allow each party to supply LNG bunker to its respective customers.

Edited from Pavilion press release