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June 2009

The Summer edition of LNG Industry features a regional report providing an overview of the industry in China. The issue’s lead feature is on LNG terminal safety and the cover story discusses how fire prevention and education are extremely important for the industry.


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A new growth phase
David Hayes, LNG Industry Correspondent, provides an overview of the industry in China

Selecting a suitable process
James C. Bronfenbrenner, Dr. Mark Pillarella and Jim Solomon, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., USA, review the process technology options available for the liquefaction of natural gas

FLNG: a worthy contender
Kobi Omenaka and Adrian Finn, Costain Oil, Gas & Process Ltd, UK, examine liquefaction technology for floating LNG plants

A contemporary cargo carrier
Prof. Dmitry Kazunin, Transas Technologies, Russia, Graham Wagstaff, Transas, UK, and Timothy Park, Transas, USA, discuss an ethylene cargo carrier simulator

The future of LNG transfer
Sietse Gerssen, Bluewater Energy Services BV, The Netherlands, explores offshore and nearshore solutions for transfer of LNG

Mooring technology
Alistair Traylen, Trelleborg Harbour Marine, Australia, discusses how offshore mooring and docking systems bring real time kinematic GPS technology to offshore mooring

Making offshore facilities safe
Renaud Le Devehat, FMC Technologies SA, France, provides an overview of physical and environmental safety technology, applicable standards, risks analysis and stability of operations under extreme conditions for LNG marine loading arms

A burning question
Timothy Carman, Tyco Fire Suppression & Building Products, USA, discusses how fire prevention and education are extremely important for the industry

Thermal insulation
Harry Walkoff, Aspen Aerogels, USA, describes a thermal insulation system for use in the industry

Feeling the burn
Mr Brandon Stambaug, Pittsburgh Corning, USA, considers how to reduce thermal radiation from LNG pool fires

In exposed locations
Jens Kirkegaard, DHI, Denmark, and Peter K. Sørensen, Force Technology, Denmark, discuss important aspects to consider for LNG terminal site selection, design and operation

An emphasis on LNG expanders
Hans E. Kimmel, Ebara International Corp., USA, explains how the two-phase LNG expander plays a fundamental part in the liquefaction process


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