Qatar Petroleum has announced that its Wave LNG Solutions business has signed a framework agreement with Shell Gas & Power Developments B.V. to develop LNG marine fuelling – or bunkering – infrastructure at strategic shipping locations located across the globe. Click here to read the full news

The German Maritime LNG Platform has announced that it has signed the Arctic Commitment, joining a group of international companies, organisations, politicians and polar explorers calling for a ban on heavy fuel oil (HFO) use in Arctic shipping. Click here to read the full news

PAO Novatek has announced that it has signed a framework agreement on strategic cooperation with Technip, Linde AG and the Research and Design Institute for Gas Processing (NIPIGas)... Click here to read the full news
The technology company The Linde Group has recently been selected by Gazprom and Project EPC contractor SRDI Oil & Gas Peton as the licenser for a mid-scale LNG production, storage and shipment complex in Portovaya, located in Russia at the Baltic Sea... Click here to read the full news
Reuters are reporting that Gail India has launched a tender to buy three LNG cargoes in the second half of 2017. Click here to read the full news
Total has announced that it is acquiring PitPoint B.V. – Europe’s third largest provider of natural gas vehicle fuel.... Click here to read the full news
Carnival Corp. & plc has announced that the AIDAperla has reached the port of Barcelona, Spain. Click here to read the full news
Bloomberg are reporting that Engie SA is seeking to raise as much as 33 billion rupees (US$512 million) selling its entire stake in India’s biggest importer of LNG.Click here to read the full news
Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT) has announced that it has received an order from Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) to equip a new floating LNG Click here to read the full news
AB Klaipedos Nafta (KN) has announced that it has signed contracts with three LNG terminal users, allocating part of the terminal’s capacity before the start of the new gas year. Click here to read the full news

At Gastech 2017, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) and DNV GL have presented the results of a joint development project (JDP) for the design of a new LNG carrier.... Click here to read the full article

Speaking at the Gastech 2017 Conference and Exhibition, representatives from Sovcomflot lead a presentation focusing on the use of LNG as a promising fuel for large-capacity vessels.
In the run-up to Gastech, SCF Group and Shell signed a bunkering agreement for the supply of gas engine fuel for SCF’s Aframax tankers specially designed to operate on LNG. These vessels will join the Sovcomflot Group fleet in June 2018, and will each have a deadweight of 114 000 t and be certified as ice class 1A... Click here to read the full article