June 5, 2015 [OPIS] - French Rubis Group has become 71% majority owner of the 17,000-b/d SARA refinery at Fort-de-France on the island of Martinique in the French West Indies after completing the takeover of Total's 35.5% stake with conditional anti-trust approval, the LPG and fuel distributor said Thursday.
June 4, 2015 [South China Morning Post] - Sinopec Kantons Holdings, an energy storage and logistics unit of oil and gas giant China Petroleum & Chemical (Sinopec), is seeking acquisition and cooperation opportunities in Africa, South America and the Mediterranean after having clinched several projects in Asia and the Middle East in the past few years.
June 2, 2015 [Oman Daily Observer] - International energy infrastructure contractors have been invited to register their interest in bidding for a lucrative contract to construct a giant crude oil storage terminal at Ras Markaz on Oman's Wusta coast.
June 2, 2015 [OPIS] - Colonial Pipeline Company said on Monday that it has purchased Shell Pipeline Company LP's interest in the Port Arthur Products Station and Shell Ex Facility, known as PAPS, in Texas.
June 1, 2015 [TankTerminals.com] - Only TankTerminals.com online database members can profit from this unique advantage of getting direct access to all operational and contact details that have recently changed at 20 West European tank storage sites.
June 1, 2015 [Reuters] - Indonesia's Pertamina signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with state port firm Pelindo II and shipping firm ASDP to build a fuel import terminal in Kalibaru, State Owned Enterprise Minister Rini Soemarno said on Thursday.
May 29, 2015 [OPIS] - Varo Energy, a joint venture between Vitol and equity group The Carlyle Group, is to merge with Argos, the Rotterdam-based oil trading, storage and distribution company, the company announced today.
May 28, 2015 [BMT Group Ltd.] - BMT Asia Pacific (BMT), a subsidiary of BMT Group Ltd, has been appointed Owners Engineer and lead design consultant by Endeavour Energy for the development of the LNG storage and regasification facility, a part of the Ghana 1000 Gas to Power Project and Africa’s first LNG import terminal.
May 28, 2015 [Business Wire] - NuStar Energy L.P. and CHS Inc. announced today that the companies are pursuing a strategic alliance to develop an expanded pipeline and terminal network that will increase supply of propane to meet product demand in the Upper Midwest.
May 27, 2015 [Business Wire] - Macquarie Infrastructure Company announced that its International-Matex Tank Terminals (IMTT) business has received binding commitments from lenders for the refinancing of the business’ existing credit facilities.
May 27, 2015 [The Hindu] - Gangavaram Port Limited, special purpose vehicle formed by D.V.S. Raju-led consortium to build the private port, has already signed an agreement with Petronet LNT Limited for setting up of an LNG terminal.