Iran Says It Seized Tanker After Collision, Operator Says Tanker Was In Compliance

Iran said on July 20 it seized a British-flagged oil tanker because it was involved in an accident, but Britain's foreign minister said he feared Tehran was taking "a dangerous path" and other major European powers expressed alarm.

July 20, 2019

Investment , Tankers , Construction

Venture Global Secures Over $10 Billion For Calcasieu Pass LNG Construction

The proceeds of the construction financing, along with the equity investment from Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners, will fund the construction and commissioning of the Calcasieu Pass facility and the associated TransCameron pipeline.

July 19, 2019

Health, Safety & Environment , Tankers

Oil Tankers Risk Becoming ‘Stranded Asset’ In Climate Push

The world’s oil tankers risk losing almost a third of their value should a shift away from fossil fuels gain momentum in the coming decades, a new report has warned.

July 17, 2019

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Tankers

Canadian LNG Plant Signs Chinese Supply Contract

The company has supplied small-scale cargoes on a spot basis to China since a pilot in 2017.

July 17, 2019

Company Profiles , Midstream Texas , Tankers

Moda Drinks In Success From ‘Best Water’

The company’s CEO describes how its terminal in Ingleside, Texas, connects the Permian Basin to the largest crude oil carriers in the world.

July 15, 2019


UK-Flagged Tanker Stopped In Gulf Reported ‘Safe And Well'

UK-flagged supertanker Pacific Voyager which halted in the Gulf on Saturday is "safe and well", a British official told Reuters, after Iran dismissed reports its Revolutionary Guards had seized the vessel.

July 6, 2019

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Tankers

Arctic Sea Route Opens Fo Summer With First Yamal LNG Cargo

A liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker carrying a cargo from the Yamal LNG plant has spent this week making its way through Arctic waters north of Russia towards Asia, marking the first voyage of the 2019 summer season across the Northern Sea Route.

July 5, 2019

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Tankers

US Cameron LNG Loadings Delayed A First Cargo Exported

At least two commissioning cargoes, one for France's Total and another for Spain's Repsol, were delayed, according to industry sources and shiptracking data.

June 21, 2019


Strait Of Hormuz And The Risk Of Uncontrolled Escalation

Two oil tankers were attacked and left adrift on Thursday in the Gulf of Oman, just south of the entrance to the strait, stoking fears of a new confrontation between Iran and the United States.

June 13, 2019

Crude Oil , Trade , Tankers

Oil Surges After Gulf Tanker Attacks, Stocks Claw Higher

Brent jumps by 4% as tensions rise between U.S. and Iran.

June 13, 2019