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    Eni joins 'world’s largest' LNG project


    Italian energy company Eni has become the newest partner in the North Field East (NFE) expansion project after being selected by QatarEnergy for a 25% interest in the joint venture (JV).

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    TotalEnergies chosen for Qatar LNG project


    French multi-energy company TotalEnergies has signed a deal with QatarEnergy to undertake a joint venture as part of the ‘world’s largest’ liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, North Field East (NFE).

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    Major ASU deal for ‘world’s largest’ LNG project in Qatar


    Italian industrial gas specialist SIAD Macchine Impianti (SIAD MI) will supply four air separation units (ASUs) for the North Field East (NFE) liquefied natural gas (LNG) development project in Ras Laffan Industrial City, Qatar.

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    Helium markets now experiencing ‘Helium Shortage 4.0’


    When helium markets tightened up during the second half of 2021 due primarily to a four month maintenance outage of the US Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) crude helium enrichment unit, the industry consensus was that Gazprom’s Amur project would begin pumping large quantities of helium into the market by ...

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    US Senators oppose helium’s removal from critical list


    US Senator John Barrasso and Senator Mike Lee have sent a letter to Secretary of the Interior, Deb Haaland, expressing their opposition to the United States Geological Survey’s (USGS) recent proposal to remove helium and uranium from the list of critical minerals.

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    The business of helium


    An exploration of the past, present and future business models in the world of helium, from Art Anderson.

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    The ever-changing helium supply chain


    Gaining peace of mind with remote telemetry, by ANOVA’s Kevin Lynch.

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    McDermott wins contract for QatarEnergy LNG project


    The State of Qatar’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) production capacity is set to skyrocket from 77 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) to 126 mtpa following QatarEnergy’s awarding of an engineering, procurement, construction, and installation (EPCI) contract to energy industry solutions company McDermott Middle East (McDermott).

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    Editor’s Picks: My Top 10 from 2021


    gasworld Global Managing Editor Rob Cockerill counts down his top 10 stories of the industrial gas year. In at number 10, the story that’s kept giving over the last decade – a supply chain that’s walked a perennial tightrope of supply and demand but has a whole new era unfolding ...

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    Nakilat receives newbuild LNG carrier


    Qatari shipping company Nakilat has taken delivery of its third of four liquefied natural gas (LNG) newbuild carriers to be delivered to Global Shipping Co. Ltd., a joint venture between Nakilat and Maran Ventures Inc.

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    Qatar Petroleum ink 15-year LNG supply deal with CPC, Taiwan


    A Sales and Purchase Agreement 1.25 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) of liquefied natural gas (LNG) was signed today, the 9 th of July 2021, by Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, the Minister of State for Energy Affairs, President and CEO, Qatar Petroleum, and Shun-Chin Lee, President and Acting Chairman, CPC. ...

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    Wärtsilä signs multiple LNG vessel support agreement with Nakilat


    Support agreements have been signed by technology group Wärtsilä for LNG carriers owned by Qatar-based shipping company, Nakilat.

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    Qatar Petroleum to become 100% owner of Qatargas


    Qatar Petroleum will not be renewing the Qatargas Liquefied Natural Gas Company Limited (QG1) joint venture and will become the sole owner of Qatargas from 2022.

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    Sinopec inks major LNG deal with Qatar Petroleum


    Qatar Petroleum will supply China Petroleum Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) with two million tonnes of LNG every year for a ten-year term.

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    Waiting for Amur – what’s next for helium markets?


    Since Covid-19 took a chunk out of helium demand and brought Helium Shortage 3.0 to a rather abrupt end in February 2020, there has been a relative lack of headline events impacting helium markets. The market has seen sufficient supply, the end of steep price increases and no large new ...

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    Kornbluth: Lifting Qatar embargo should improve helium logistics


    Earlier this week, Saudi Arabia announced that it was restoring diplomatic relations with Qatar and immediately lifting its air, land and sea embargo that has been in place for more than three and a half years.

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    Baker Hughes lands major LNG turbomachinery order


    Baker Hughes has landed a major LNG turbomachinery order from Qatar Petroleum for the North Field East (NFE) Project.

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    Tristar launches cryogenic transport service in GCC


    Global logistics company Tristar Group has announced its joint venture in Saudi Arabia, United Stars, has signed a long-term contract with Sharjah Oxygen Company (SOC) to transport cryogenic liquids between the UAE and Saudi Arabia.

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    Air Products to supply Qatargas with LNG technology


    Air Products has been selected to provide its proprietary AP-X® natural gas liquefaction process technology and equipment to Qatargas for the first phase of Qatar Petroleum’s LNG production expansion project in Ras Laffan, the State of Qatar.

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    Qatargas delivers first Q-Flex LNG cargo


    Qatargas has delivered the first cargo of LNG on a Q-Flex LNG carrier to the Adriatic LNG receiving terminal in Italy.