88015
Shell Supplies Gas to Australia’s FLNG Unit
Shell Supplies Gas to Australia’s FLNG Unit

Shell Supplies Gas to Australia’s FLNG Unit

Shell Supplies Gas to Australia’s FLNG Unit

Royal Dutch Shell has introduced gas to its 490-meter-long Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) unit as part of the cooling process before startup, a spokeswoman told Reuters on Wednesday.
Gas was fed to the unit from LNG carrier ‘Gallina’, she said. Thomson Reuters Eikon shiptracking data show that the vessel left Prelude FLNG port on June 7.
“This will cool down the tanks and process equipment and pipework with gas and is an opportunity to test processes and systems before the subsea wells are opened at startup,” she said.
Shell and Inpex Corp, Japan’s biggest oil and gas producer, are vying for first gas from two overlapping fields from offshore northern Australia, where both have spent billions of dollars building the world’s biggest maritime vessels to grab a slice of Asia’s booming LNG market. The Shell spokeswoman declined to comment on the estimated startup date, but reiterated that the oil major expects to get cash flow from Prelude in 2018.

 

Short URL : https://goo.gl/wxM8wB
  1. https://goo.gl/xY2Xkt
  • https://goo.gl/ZVymdT
  • https://goo.gl/hMpD3r
  • https://goo.gl/x51PCh
  • https://goo.gl/Va7eFS

You can also read ...

Germany to Miss 2020 Climate Goals
While the newly-installed German government grapples with...
India to Revive Rupee Payment for Iran  Oil Imports
India is looking to revive a rupee trade mechanism to settle...
US, Russia Plan Energy Talks in Washington
US Energy Secretary Rick Perry will meet Russia’s oil minister...
Saudi Minister Says: Timing of Aramco IPO Not Critical
Saudi Oil Minister Khalid Al-Falih signaled the possibility...
OPEC Meets Russia, Allies to Clarify Production Hike
OPEC meets Russia and other allies on Saturday to clinch a new...
Almost 40% of Middle East’s gas consumption take place in Iran.
Iran is burning off record amounts of natural gas, which is...
1st Pars Oil Cargo Exported
National Iranian Oil Company shipped its first batch of crude...
Mokran Petrochem Complex Development Underway
In line with efforts to establish the largest petrochemical...

Add new comment

Read our comment policy before posting your viewpoints

Trending

Googleplus