Prelude workers go on strike

Maritime Union of Australia and the Australian Workers Union workers at Shell Australia’s Prelude floating liquified natural gas (FLNG) vessel reportedly went on strike at the end of last month. Read more

LNG exports remain solid: EnergyQuest

Australian liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipments in July were steady compared with June due to continued maintenance and repairs at Gorgon, according to EnergyQuest’s monthly report. Read more

NOPSEMA gives Shell green light for Crux

The National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) has accepted an offshore project proposal from Shell Australia to develop the Crux gas field in Western Australia. Read more

Chevron commences Gorgon Train 2 repairs

Chevron has confirmed that repairs are under way to fix the kettles in Train 2 of the Gorgon liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant in Western Australia, with the company expecting to finish the process by September. Read more

Chevron safety fears at Gorgon

Chevron is facing safety concerns at the Gorgon liquified natural gas (LNG) project in Western Australia, with reports of dangerous cracks being discovered at the facility. Read more

Oil Search production increases by 4%

Oil Search has reported that total company production during the second quarter was 7.89 million barrels of oil equivalent (mmboe), including 6.4 mmboe from the Papua New Guinea LNG project. Read more

Santos underpins benefits of Narrabri gas project

Santos chief executive officer Kevin Gallagher has reinforced how he has helped restructure the company and implemented a strategy that focuses on core natural gas assets in Australia, Papua New Guinea and Timor Leste. Read more