Höegh LNG orders additional FSRU

OE Staff
Monday, June 1, 2015

Höegh LNG Holdings announced that the company has ordered its floating storage and regasification unit, FSRU#8, at Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) in South Korea. FSRU#8 is designed to the highest specifications, has full trading capability, regas capacity of 750 MMscf/d, and will be delivered in 1Q 2018. The agreement with HHI also includes a firm priced option for an FSRU#9, with a predefined delivery window. 

"After signing the long term contract with Octopus LNG last week we stay firm to our business model with the order of FSRU#8 plus options,” said President and CEO,  Sveinung J.S. Støhle. “Our plan to grow our FSRU fleet step-by-step with the objective to double it by 2019 remains firmly in place.”

With this order, the company has eight, large-size, fuel-efficient FSRUs in operation or under construction.

Categories: Vessels Asia FSRU LNG

Related Stories

Mitsubishi, NYK Buy Into SBM Offshore's Brazil-bound Almirante Tamandaré FPSO

Fugro Orders First-of-Its-Kind XL Class USV for North Sea Operations

Hornblower Acquires Two Offshore Vessels

Current News

Friede and Goldman's WTIV Integrated Feeder Barge Gets ABS AiP

PTTEP Awards Long-term Charter Extension for FPSO Kikeh

Santos Hires Shearwater for Seismic Surveys Off W. Australia

VIDEO: Cleanup Underway after Oil Spills Offshore Thailand

Subscribe for OE Digital E‑News