Australia

Australian State Slows AGL LNG Import Project with Environment Review

Plans by Australia’s AGL Energy to start importing LNG from 2021 will be delayed after the state of Victoria called for the company and its pipeline partner to submit a full environmental assessment of their project.

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Pipelaying for Ichthys LNG Project. (Photo: Inpex) Ichthys LNG Project Commences Production Japan’s Inpex Corp. marked a key milestone in late July with the start of natural gas production from its giant Ichthys Field offshore northern Australi..

Midyear International Update: Pipeline Construction & Market Trends

Global energy trends and forecasts entering the second half of 2018 continue to support a generally bullish outlook for oil and gas production and infrastructure construction to meet growing demand and evolving patterns of interregional trade.

Australia’s APA Backs $9.5 Billion Bid from Hong Kong’s CKI

The board of Australia’s APA Group has recommended shareholders vote for a $9.45 billion (A$12.98 billion) takeover offer from a consortium led by Hong Kong’s CK Infrastructure Holdings Ltd (CKI) at a meeting in late November.

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An overview of recent global oil and gas pipeline news.

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An overview of recent worldwide oil and gas pipeline news.

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EIA Raises Global Oil Demand Forecast Global consumption of petroleum and other liquid fuels is expected to grow at a faster rate in 2018 than previously expected, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).   Based on EIA’s mid-January forecast revision, petroleum and other liq..

Chevron Greenlights Gorgon Expansion

Chevron to proceed with the second stage of construction for the Gorgon LNG project, which includes 11 new wells in the Gorgon and Jansz-Io fields and building offshore pipelines and subsea structures to transport gas to the nearby 15.6 million ton-a-year plant on Barrow Island.

Pre-Feasibility Study Contract Awarded for Australian Pipeline

The Australian Government has awarded a contract for a pre-feasibility study of the proposed West-East Gas pipeline construction project.

Pipeline Inspection Contract Awarded in Australia

Halfwave receives a pipeline inspection contract for the Ichthys LNG Project.

Wood Group Awarded Pipeline Engineering Contract in Australia

Wood Group has been awarded a new, five-year contract by INPEX Operations Australia Pty Ltd to provide subsea engineering services for the gas export pipeline associated with Ichthys LNG Project, offshore Western Australia. “We are proud to support the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project’s successfu..

Australia to Restrict Gas Exports Due to Domestic Shortage

Australia’s government will restrict gas exports from next year in an effort to contain soaring energy prices in the domestic market, the prime minister said Tuesday. Australia is about to overtake Qatar as the world’s largest exporter of liquefied natural gas. But most Australians face escalating ..

Subsea 7 Wins Australian Pipeline Contract

Subsea 7 awarded a contract for a pipeline construction project offshore Australia.