Crude Oil , Shale Plays , Tankers , Pipelines

EPIC Midstream Loads First Oil Tanker At New Texas Export Terminal

EPIC Midstream loaded its first oil tanker at its new Texas export terminal and plans to open another dock in the third quarter of 2020, benefiting from rising demand for low-sulfur U.S. crude.

December 11, 2019

Tankers , Construction

Enterprise, Enbridge To Jointly Develop Deepwater Terminal

SPOT facility offshore Brazoria County Texas, will be able to handle VLCCs.

December 9, 2019

Policy & Regulations , Tankers

Cheniere Seeks U.S. OK To Process Return To Louisiana Sabine LNG Tank That Leaked

Cheniere, the biggest U.S. LNG exporter, said in a filing earlier this week that its proposed process would prioritize work on one tank, known as S-101, and allow that tank to return to service in the near term.

December 4, 2019

Policy & Regulations , Tankers

US Blacklists Six Oil Tankers In New Venezuela-related Sanctions

The United States and more than 50 other countries have recognized Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as the legitimate president.

December 3, 2019

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Tankers

Singapore Importer Cancels US LNG Cargo Loading

Global market oversupply leaves many traders with purchased cargoes that they cannot resell.

November 19, 2019

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Tankers

Argentina’s YPF Loads First Commercial LNG Cargo From New Floating Facility

Country seeks to exploit its massive Vaca Muerta shale play.

November 8, 2019

Field Development , Tankers

Equinor To Ship First Sverdrup Oil Cargo To China

The buyer is China International United Petroleum & Chemicals Co. Ltd. (UNIPEC), a part of the SINOPEC Group.

October 21, 2019

Crude Oil , Tankers

Oil Posts Biggest Gain In A Month After Reports Of Iranian Tanker Attack

Oil prices jumped more than 2% on Oct. 11 after Iranian media said a state-owned oil tanker had been struck by missiles in the Red Sea near Saudi Arabia, raising the prospect of supply disruptions weeks after attacks on Saudi oil plants.

October 11, 2019

Crude Oil , Tankers

Occidental Tentatively Books Oil Supertanker For Record $13.25 Million To Asia

Occidental is one of the biggest exporters of U.S. crude and routinely ships to Asian buyers, trade sources said. The company did not respond to requests for comment.

October 8, 2019

Tankers , Construction

Tallgrass Launches Open Season For Pony Express Pipeline Expansion

Tallgrass Energy, LP is a growth-oriented midstream energy infrastructure company operating across 11 states with transportation, storage, terminal, water, gathering and processing assets that serve some of the nation’s most prolific crude oil and natural gas basins.

October 8, 2019