Petronas completes second STS LNG transfer in Brunei Bay

Petronas completes second STS LNG transfer in Brunei BayImage courtesy of Petronas

Malaysian energy giant Petronas, through its Petronas LNG unit, has completed an LNG break bulking ship-to-ship (STS) transfer in Brunei Bay.

The break bulk operations saw the fully loaded Seri Bijaksana vessel carrying LNG cargo from Gladstone LNG, Australia, transferring smaller parcels onto two other vessels for onward deliveries to different LNG terminals in Shanghai, China.

The first cargo was transferred to the 80,000-cbm  Arctic Spirit, while the second cargo transfer was done with another similar size vessel, Polar Spirit.

The back-to-back break bulking STS transfers via Arctic Spirit and Polar Spirit vessels were completed in approximately 72 hours, manifesting a just-in-time (JIT) principle, driving the operational cost to the minimum level, the company said in its statement.

The completion of the STS was a collaborative effort of the Department of Ports and Harbour of Sabah, Sabah Ports Authority, Sabah Ports, Argo Engineering, Eastport Marine, MISC, Asian Supply Base, Teekay LNG Partners and Shenergy Group.

In June 2018, Petronas completed its first STS operations at the same site in Brunei Bay, a location gazetted for STS operations due to its calm waters.

 

Share this article

Follow LNG World News

Events>

<< Jun 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
27 28 29 30 31 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference 2019

The three-day event includes an exhibition where an expected 600+ supply chain companies will showcase their products and services.

read more >

LNG Pricing, Trading & Hedging London

LNG Pricing, Trading & Hedging training program has been completed by hundreds of leading traders, analysts, risk managers…

read more >

LNG Pricing, Trading & Hedging Singapore

LNG Pricing, Trading & Hedging training program has been completed by hundreds of leading traders, analysts, risk managers…

read more >

LNG Pricing, Trading & Hedging Houston

LNG Pricing, Trading & Hedging training program has been completed by hundreds of leading traders, analysts, risk managers…

read more >