Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Sea Transportation News

AG&P Invests in Kanfer Shipping, Eyes LNG

Image: AG&P

Global downstream gas and LNG logistics company Atlantic Gulf & Pacific (AG&P) has made a strategic equity investment in Norway-based Kanfer Shipping.Kanfer is a developer of small-scale LNG sea transportation, maritime break-bulk solutions…

BP Awards Caspian ACG Contracts

Image: Energetika Nazirliyi

The upstream consortium, led by UK enerrgy giant major BP, announced that the Azeri-Central-East (ACE) project is moving forward at pace with the awards of key contracts.BP as operator of the Azeri-Chirag-Deepwater Gunashli (ACG) field development…

SCF Celebrates the Day of Russian Sea

Photo: SCF Press Service

Russian maritime shipping company specializing in petroleum and LNG shipping, PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group) held a traditional meeting of the company’s management with masters of Sovcomflot vessels on the eve of Russia’s Day of Marine and River Fleet Workers, celebrated on the first Sunday of

Qatargas, Shell, UASC Ink LNG Fuel Promotion Deal

Qatargas CEO Khalid Bin Khalifa Al-Thani (fifth from Left), United Arab Shipping Company CEO Jorn Hinge (fourth from  Left), and Managing Director and Chairman of Qatar Shell Companies, Michiel Kool (sixth from left) pose for a photograph along with other officials after the signing ceremony

Qatargas, United Arab Shipping Company and Shell signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to explore the development of LNG as a marine fuel in the Middle East region. This is the second such agreement signed by Qatargas and Shell…

MOL Seals Shipping Deal with Reliance

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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) and Reliance entered into a strategic association for transportation of Liquefied Ethane from United States to India. This will make MOL to be the first shipping company who is…

Maritime Pollution and Other Legislation Outlook 2012

Jonathan K. Waldron

It has been almost two years since the Deepwater Horizon incident occurred on April 20, 2010. As a result of this incident, although there have been many bills introduced in Congress to address issues raised by this incident, as well as numerous related hearings…

President Bush signs Marine Highway Legislation

On Dec. 19, 2007, President George W. Bush signed into law the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, which contains provisions establishing a formal marine highway program within the federal government. Under the new law, marine…