Showing 31-40 of 1415 results

Ampelmann and Brunei Shell Petroleum extend collaboration in Asia Pacific

Ampelmann, the Dutch offshore access provider, has signed a new, three-year contract with Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP) for work in Asia Pacific. The company will provide two of its latest version L-type systems to enable daily crew change operations in the region. “We are excited to continue our collaboration with BSP and are thankful for […]

Analysis: COVID-19 delays Cambodia’s LNG ambitions after initial imports from China

Cambodia broke new ground in January with its first LNG imports in ISO tanks from China, but its plans to ramp up volumes, build a floating regasification terminal and establish a gas pipeline and trucking network have been temporarily delayed because of COVID-19.

Analysis: LNG to surpass piped gas in Singapore’s future energy mix

Singapore — Singapore is set to shift toward LNG to meet the bulk of its gas demand in the coming years as piped natural gas supply contracts are discontinued and LNG import capacity is expanded, with a new floating regasification plant planned in the next decade. The commodity trading hub’s increasing reliance on LNG underscores […]

Analysis: Low gas prices not enough for Asia to move away from coal

Singapore — Record low global gas prices may have hit the appetite for coal in the Americas and in Europe, but it may do little to snatch away the fuel’s strong presence in Asia, thanks to the region’s limited scope to switch between fuels.

Analysis: Malaysia’s Petronas gears up for new investment cycle

RAPID refinery completion will free MYR15-20 billion/year capex Oil price rebound allows Petronas to start new investment cycle Petronas spends MYR30 billion/year just to maintain reserves. Singapore — Malaysia’s national oil company Petronas is poised for its next wave of investments, in line with the recent final investment decision on the LNG Canada project, as […]

Analysis: Southeast Asia’s LNG balancing role in focus, as Thailand agrees import capacity expansion

Singapore — Thailand’s Map Ta Phut phase 3 expansion has turned focus to Southeast Asia’s demand growth potential and future balancing role in global LNG, as oversupply concerns extend into the mid-2020s. Thailand’s Gulf PTT Tank Consortium signed a 30-year contract with the Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand (IEAT) on Tuesday for the third phase of […]

Analysis: Thailand faces perfect storm as it seeks more LNG supply

BANGKOK, March 16 (Reuters) – A global energy crunch is sending liquefied natural gas prices skywards, but Thailand needs to ramp up its purchases to offset a steep production fall at its largest gas field and as sanctions threaten supplies from Myanmar.

Analysis: Trans-ASEAN gas projects losing relevance amid the fast-paced LNG growth

An ambitious project to link Southeast Asia with a network of natural gas pipelines is losing relevance to a much faster build-out of LNG import terminals as the region leans increasingly towards seaborne supplies. The Trans-ASEAN Gas Pipeline was first conceived in the 1980s to boost the region’s energy security using Southeast Asia’s own prolific […]

Analysis: Vietnam’s BSR may wait for oil prices to cool before tying up African crude term supply deals

Vietnam’s state-run Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical, or BSR, is growing fond of African crude after its Dung Quat refinery successfully tested various light sweet grades produced from the region, but the company may not rush to sign any term supply deals due to high outright prices and fragile domestic fuel demand.

Angkor Gold widens exploration interests in Cambodia to oil and gas

The Kingdom of Cambodia is continuing to upgrade the country’s infrastructure to attract business and industry investment. This includes upgraded highway conditions, greater access to hydro power and the most important from an investor point of view, adopting anti-corruption laws. The improvements extended to the establishment of the Cambodian Association for Mining and Exploration Companies […]