LNG

Exmar deal looks like good news for small-scale LNG

The charter of Exmar’s Caribbean FLNG barge is a positive development for floating liquefaction technology and especially for the small-scale LNG market The charter of Exmar’s Caribbean FLNG barge is a positive development for floating liquefaction technology and especially for the small-scale LNG market.
By The Wildcat 12 October 2018 0 32883
The Caribbean FLNG barge. (Exmar)

The future of near-shore FLNG technology is looking positive with the news that Exmar’s Caribbean FLNG barge may have finally found a charter. It is the second near-shore FLNG project in development following BP’s Tortue project in Senegal and Mauritania, and the signs are looking more positive for the technology.

The Caribbean vessel was delivered by Chinese shipyard Wison Offshore & Marine in July last year and was originally intended to be used by Canadian oil and gas company Pacific Exploration & Production...