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Norway's Hammerfest LNG plant extends outage until May 27

Reuters 23 May 2022
OSLO, May 22 (Reuters) - Norway's Hammerfest LNG plant is now expected to restart on May 27, four days later than the previous plan and further delaying operations since a fire in 2020, Norwegian gas system manager Gassco said on Sunday ... At Melkoeya, gas is piped in from the offshore Snoehvit field, 160 km (100 miles) away in the Barents Sea.

Italy: MSF's Geo Barents ship carrying 471 finally docks in Sicily

Ruptly 19 May 2022
The Doctors Without Borders (MSF) sea-rescue ship Geo Barents was seen docking at Augusta port on Thursday after being given permission to do so.

The Role of Resistors in Powering Icebreaker Ships

The Maritime Executive 19 May 2022
Initially developed to open up trade routes that experience either seasonal or permanent ice conditions, ice breakers are commonly found in areas like the Barents Sea, Artic Ocean and the Saint Lawrence Seaway ... Each component needs to be able to withstand the salty, cold and unstable conditions that are common at sea.

Pentagon reveals it successfully tested a hypersonic missile that flew at five times the speed ...

The Daily Mail 17 May 2022
The U.S ... It said an Air-launched Rapid Response Weapon (ARRW) was released from a B-52 bomber on Saturday off the coast of Southern California ... Gen. Heath Collins said ... The 6,670mph weapon hit a target in the Barents Sea according to the Moscow defence ministry, who claims the missile is capable of Mach-9 speeds and able to evade all Western defences ... .

Hammerfest LNG relaunch delayed by one week

Natural Gas World 16 May 2022
Equinor's Hammerfest LNG will restart its production schedule a week later than anticipated to replace a faulty compressor in the 4.2mn metric tons/year export facility, Equinor said May 15 ... Hammerfest LNG receives gas feedstock from Equinor's Snohvit field in the Barents Sea ... ....

Norway’s Hammerfest LNG plant extends outage until May 23

FX Empire 16 May 2022
By Nora Buli ... “During the weekend, a minor fault was discovered on a compressor that needs to be rectified prior to start-up,” Equinor said in a statement ... At Melkoeya, gas is piped in from the offshore Snoehvit field, 160 km (100 miles) away in the Barents Sea. The field was forced to shut as a result of the plant’s closure ... Advertisement ... Sign Up ... ....

Norway’s Hammerfest LNG Plant Delays Reopening to Next Week

The Maritime Executive 16 May 2022
Norway’s Hammerfest LNG facility is nearly ready to resume operations nearly 20 months after the plant was shut down due to a fire and subsequent safety concerns ... That restart had also been further delayed by a gas leak at the facility ... Gas is piped in from the offshore Snoehvit field located in the Barents Sea approximately 100 miles away ... ....

America has Been on a “Hot War Footing”against Russia since 2014

GlobalResearch 15 May 2022
In response to NATO deployments on Russia’s borders, the Russian Federation also conducted in early November extensive war games in the sea of Barent.

Russian nuclear submarines fire torpedos in Barents Sea

Pravda 12 May 2022
Nuclear submarines of the Russia Navy — Vepr and Kazan — conducted military exercises in the Barents Sea, the ...

Russian state TV warns of 'a new iron curtain' in furious response to Finland after ...

The Daily Mail 12 May 2022
Russian state TV has accused the US of erecting a 'new iron curtain' in Europe in a furious response to Finland announcing its intention to join NATO ... When asked what he would say to Russia, Niinisto replied. 'You caused this. Look in the mirror.' ... And the main aim is a new iron curtain from the Barents to the Black Sea.' ... 'Definitely ... RELATED ARTICLES ... .

Sweden’s ruling party divided over moves towards Nato membership

The Irish Times 12 May 2022
. to neutralise the threats to its national security that arise from this”. Russian state television said the main beneficiary of the Nato enlargement was the US, accusing president Joe Biden on Thursday of trying to erect a “new iron curtain from the Barents to the Black Sea”. Mr Niinistö hit back at Russian warnings, saying ... You caused this ... .

Russia accuses Finland of 'pushing above its weight' as Putin's EU ambassador vows to bolster ...

The Daily Mail 12 May 2022
Russia has accused Finland of 'pushing above its weight' as the country signalled its intention to join NATO. Putin's EU ambassador vowed to bolster defences on the Russia and Finland's shared 800-mile-long border if it decided to join the alliance ... And the main aim is a new iron curtain from the Barents to the Black Sea.' RELATED ARTICLES ... .

NATO's message to Putin: British and American troops join thousands of soldiers from 19 nations ...

The Daily Mail 12 May 2022
NATO has put on a show of strength in Europe in a message to Vladimir Putin as thousands of soldiers from 19 nations take part in war games across the continent ... Italian paratroopers parachute after jumping from C-130 aircraft in today's NATO drills ... NATO forces' U.S ... Gen ... And the main aim is a new iron curtain from the Barents to the Black Sea.' ... .

KNOT Offshore Partners LP Earnings Release—Interim Results for the Period Ended March 31, 2022

The Facts 11 May 2022
Further, the Board continues to expect significant mid to long-term expansion of deep and ultra-deep water offshore oil production in Pre-salt Brazil, and also some growth in the North Sea and the Barents Sea, and these growth assumptions are supported by publicly announced ...

ConocoPhillips files plans for $1.1bn Norway oil development

Business Day 09 May 2022
Sandefjord, Norway — ConocoPhillips submitted on Monday a plan to develop an oil discovery in the Norwegian North Sea ... Among plans likely to be presented this year is Equinor’s Wisting discovery in the Arctic Barents Sea, which is set to become the world’s northernmost oilfield.

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