March 13, 2015 [Reuters] - Sri Lanka's state-run Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) and the local subsidiary of Indian Oil Corp have agreed to develop a strategic oil storage facility in Trincomalee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday.
March 12, 2015 [WAM] - Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al-Sharqi, the ruler of the sheikhdom of Fujairah, inaugurated on Wednesday the fuel storage terminal "Fujairah Oil Terminal FZC," the state news agency WAM reported.
March 11, 2015 [Reuters] - Poland's deputy treasury minister expects the liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal being built in the Baltic city of Swinoujscie to be up and running in June or July, nearly a year later than originally planned.
March 9, 2015 [PortNews IAA] - Yamal Trade (Yamal LNG’s 100% subsidiary) and Fluxys LNG signed a 20-year contract for transshipment of up to 8 million tons of LNG per year at the port of Zeebrugge, Belgium, to support year-round LNG deliveries from the Yamal Peninsula to Asian-Pacific markets, Fluxys LNG said Friday in a press release.
March 5, 2015 [ENOC] - Vopak Horizon Fujairah, a joint venture between Royal Vopak, Horizon Terminals Ltd – wholly owned by Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), the Government of Fujairah and Kuwait’s Independent Petroleum Group, launched the 7th expansion phase of the Black Pearl project intended to take the total storage capacity to 2.6 million cubic metres.
March 4, 2015 [ADB] - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $30 million project loan to Engro Elengy Terminal Private Limited, a special purpose company which will build Pakistan’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification terminal.
March 4, 2015 [PRNewswire] - Cameron LNG initiated the pre-filing review with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for the planned expansion of the company's existing three-train liquefaction export project in Hackberry, La.
March 4, 2015 [Times of Oman] - Pre-qualification deadline for international engineering firms to submit applications to participate in a tender to design and build a major bulk liquid berths terminal at Duqm port has been extended from March 10 to April 7.
March 4, 2015 [allAfrica] - The Tanzania International Petroleum Reserves Limited (TIPER), now plans to invest 16 million US dollars (about 25.6bn/- ) to double its storage capacity to 300,000 cubic metres.
March 2, 2015 [OPIS] - Dutch tank storage operator Vopak has commissioned 400,000 cbm of new oil products storage capacity at Europoort in the Rotterdam port area in the final quarter of 2014, while deferring an LPG storage hike at Flushing (Vlissingen) into the first half of this year, its annual trade update revealed Friday.