oil and gas industry

US LNG exports dropped by half in 2020 so far

Although daily natural gas deliveries to U.S. facilities that produce LNG for export were a record 9.8 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in late March 2020, deliveries fell to less than 4.0 Bcf/d in June, EIA reported.

Pemex receives criticism over COVID-19 handling

When an oil platform worker registered a fever, the doctor advised him to self-isolate. However, being on an oil platform off the Mexican coast, he could only be reached with a helicopter, while in the meantime he shared a bedroom with three other workers. This has risen questions about Pemex’s actions to tackle COVID-19.

Guidance launched for FPSOs in Brazil

ABS has launched a support package for offshore operators in Brazil’s complex regulatory environment. It also published a technical advisory and two new notations. 

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