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Charlie making swift progress

September 28, 2016 0

QGC’s Charlie gas development in Queensland is moving quickly, with construction over one-third complete.

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APGA expands Board

September 23, 2016 0

Members of the Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) have received information about the APGA decision to expand the Board to 11 directors on a temporary basis.

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COAG releases consultation paper

September 20, 2016 0

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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Last chance to register for the 2016 APGA Convention

September 20, 2016 0

With the 2016 Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) Convention drawing nearer, don’t be the one to miss out on what is going to be a fantastic event.

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King to handover reins at Origin

September 20, 2016 0

Long-serving Origin Energy CEO Grant King has announced his retirement, which will be effective following the company’s AGM on 19 October.

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Powering up at Ichthys

September 20, 2016 0

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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Woodside backs Pluto or NWS for Scarborough gas development

September 20, 2016 0

Woodside says its North West Shelf (NWS) and Pluto Projects are being seriously considered for the development of the Scarborough LNG joint venture.

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Nextgen completes subsea fibre-optic cable for gas platforms

September 20, 2016 0

Nextgen Group and Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks have switched on Australia’s first purpose-built, subsea, fibre optic network, running 2,100 km from Darwin to Pert Hedland.

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NOPSEMA delays BP drilling decision

September 20, 2016 0

The National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) will further assess BP Australia’s proposal to drill in the Great Australian Bight.

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ATSE urges VIC and NT to consider the science

September 16, 2016 0

The Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE) has urged the governments of Victoria and the Northern Territory to rely on scientific evidence in their approaches to natural gas exploration and production in their jurisdictions.

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APA and APLNG agree pipeline deal

September 8, 2016 0

APA Group will build and operate a pipeline from its Wallumbilla Gas Supply Hub to the Australia Pacific LNG (APLNG) network at Reddy Creek, Queensland.

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McConnell Dowell seeking EOIs for Northern Gas Pipeline

September 2, 2016 0

Construction contractor for the Northern Gas Pipeline, McConnell Dowell, is seeking expressions of interest for supplier and subcontractor opportunities that may arise for the pipeline.

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APGA labels irresponsible Victoria

August 30, 2016 0

The Victorian Government today announced a permanent ban on the exploration and development of all onshore unconventional gas in the State, with industry bodies labelling the decision as irresponsible.

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Browse pipeline back on the cards for Woodside

August 29, 2016 0

Woodside is again considering a pipeline link for its Browse gas fields after shelving plans for floating LNG (FLNG) vessels earlier this year.

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Planning underway for Broken Hill water pipeline

August 26, 2016 1

DPI Water is currently undertaking detailed project planning works for the 270 km pipeline.

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VNI Expansion progressing well

August 26, 2016 0

APA Group’s Victorian Northern Interconnect (VNI) Expansion project Loopings 6–9 are progressing well on schedule.

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QGC’s Charlie Development making progress

August 26, 2016 0

Stringing and welding on QGC’s Charlie Development gas pipeline has been completed.

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APA Group eyeing US pipelines after solid results

August 26, 2016 0

Australia’s largest gas infrastructure business has posted solid results driven by continued investment and innovation.

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Ichthys approaching final countdown

August 23, 2016 0

The largest module of the final three shipments was offloaded at the Ichthys LNG facility at Bladin Point in Darwin earlier in the month.

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Seqwater and Wood Group team-up

August 23, 2016 0

Seqwater and Wood Group have established a partnership to maintain the South East Queensland (SEQ) Water Grid and water supply assets.

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Vic Government faces clear choice: APPEA

August 23, 2016 0

Calls for moratoriums on onshore gas exploration and development in Victoria fly in the face of the overwhelming evidence that the natural gas industry is safe and that more gas is urgently needed to ensure secure supply for eastern Australia, says APPEA.

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Waitsia boost for AWE

August 23, 2016 0

AWE has seen its 2P reserves at the Waitsia field receive a boost, while its reserves at BassGas took a hit.

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Wilkinson joins EnergyQuest

August 23, 2016 0

Former Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) COO and Santos GLNG executive Rick Wilkinson has joined EnergyQuest as a Senior Associate and will be based in Brisbane.

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CIMIC to sue Chevron over Gorgon dispute

August 23, 2016 1

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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Unconventional gas in Australia: report

August 23, 2016 0

The following article is the executive summary of the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association’s (APPEA) Unconventional Gas in Australia report submitted to the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Energy Council.

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