Friday, February 15, 2019
Excelerate and Equinor Perform First Ship-to-Ship Transfer of LNG in The Bahamas
By Excelerate Energy L.P.
GRAND BAHAMA, Bahamas, Feb. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 7, 2019, Excelerate Energy L.P. (Excelerate) and Equinor Energy AS (Equinor) completed the first ever ship-to-ship (STS) transfer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in The Bahamas. Utilizing Excelerate's floating storage regasification unit (FSRU) Exemplar and Equinor's LNG carrier Arctic Voyager, a full LNG cargo was transferred using the double-banked LNG transfer system while moored at Equinor's South Riding Point storage and transshipment terminal which is strategically located for storage and transshipment of crude, products and LNG. Read more >>