Achieving laser focus on pipeline projects

With many of the projects required to be placed precisely on-grade, Vermeer has developed a pit-launched trenchless solution to provide pinpoint accuracy without sacrificing productivity.
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Origin postpones Darling Downs sale

Origin’s sale of its Darling Downs pipeline infrastructure has been postponed again according to the Australian Financial Review (AFR).
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APLNG train two begins production

The Origin-operated Australia Pacific LNG (APLNG) project has produced its maiden LNG cargo from the second of its production trains.
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APLNG train two start-up imminent

Origin Energy is set to announce the beginning of production from train two at its Australia Pacific LNG plant, according to the Australian Financial Review (AFR).
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Origin meeting with Darling Downs pipeline buyers

Origin Energy will meet with APA Group, Queensland Investment Corporation (QIC) Ltd and TransAlta this week regarding the sale of Origin’s Darling Downs gas pipelines in Queensland, the Australian Financial Review has reported.
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COAG releases consultation paper

The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Energy Council has released a consultation paper as part of a review announced by federal and state ministers last month.
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Powering up at Ichthys

The INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project’s Central Processing Facility (CPF) and Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) facility have safely started their main power generators.
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CIMIC to sue Chevron over Gorgon dispute

Construction contractor CIMIC Group has started court proceedings in the United States against Chevron and KBR regarding a dispute over the jetty at the Gorgon LNG Project.
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Energy Ministers must sort priorities: APGA

Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) Chief Executive Cheryl Cartwright said that the Energy Ministers – who met in Canberra last week for the COAG Energy Council – have indicated they are either unwilling or unable to grapple with the real issues of Australia’s gas markets.
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Santos set to take major GLNG hit

Santos is expecting $US1.5 billion loss on the value of its Gladstone LNG (GLNG) Project when it announces its 2016 half-year accounts.
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Papua New Guinea

ExxonMobil seals InterOil deal

ExxonMobil and Papua New Guinea’s InterOil have agreed a deal worth more than $US2.5 billion which will see the US supermajor takeover the smaller producer.
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Natural gas can provide the answers

South Australia’s power challenges are a stark reminder that appropriate policies are required to ensure sufficient electricity supply while reducing carbon emissions.
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Jemena eyes off Origin pipelines

Jemena is sounding out the possibility of acquiring Origin Energy’s Darling Downs Gas Pipelines, according to the Australian Financial Review (AFR).
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