Tag: natural gas

Russia and Kazakhstan in gas venture

The presidents of Russia and Kazakhstan, Vladimir Putin and Nursultan Nazarbayev, have signed a deal creating a joint venture to process natural gas from Kazakhstan's giant Karachaganak field at Russia's Orenburg refinery.

Russia: Sakhalin plans

Russian energy giants Gazprom and Rosneft are considering plans jointly to tackle natural gas fields offshore Sakhalin Island in the Russian far east, Gazprom has said.

Trinidad & Tobago: offshore platform

Fluor Corporation has been awarded additional work with respect to a new offshore platform under a contract worth approximately USD 20 million by BP.

Hydrogen plant from Finland

The Finnish company Fortum Oil and Gas Oy, the operator of Scandinavia’s biggest refinery, has commissioned Uhde GmbH to design and supply equipment for a new hydrogen plant.

Petrobras sets up natural gas joint venture

Petrobras has announced the signing of a deal with local industrial group White Martins to form a natural gas company.

New gas distributor established

A new company to pursue opportunities for marketing and distributing natural gas in SE Norway has been established by Statoil and Østfold Energi AS.

Qatar LNG project

Qatar Petroleum and ConocoPhillips have signed an agreement for the development of Qatargas 3, a large-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) project located in Qatar servicing the US natural gas market.

Chinese firm plans Bangladeshi investment

Shenzhen Huxian Group (China) is planning to invest USD 600 million in the Bangladesh energy sector, the major part of which will be in the form of setting up of a methanol synthesis manufacturing factory.

Hydrogen plant at Kentucky refinery

Air Products and Chemicals Inc. has agreed with Catlettsburg Refining LLC to build, own and operate a hydrogen facility adjacent to MAP's refinery in Catlettsburg, Kentucky.

Willbros wins assignment

Rogers & Phillips, Inc., a construction unit of the Willbros Group, Inc. based in Houston, Texas, has won a contract to construct Phase II of Southern Natural Gas Company's South System Expansion Project.