Posts Tagged ‘osaka’

UPDATE 5-Leading Japan politicians draw election battle lines

by on November 16, 2012 11:02 am BST
Fri Nov 16, 2012 6:02am EST * Election unlikely to resolve policy deadlock * Opposition LDP outlines platform, aims to beat deflation* PM warns against jingoism, extremes* Ruling party MPs dash to defect* Mini-parties scramble to get ready for voteBy Tetsushi Kajimoto and Linda SiegTOKYO, Nov 16 (Reuters) - Japanese politicians drew battle

Gorgon facing $20.9bn cost blow-out

by on November 14, 2012 2:44 am BST
The Australian Financial Review cited several sources with knowledge of Chevron’s current cost review of Gorgon as saying the US supermajor was expected to reveal the cost blow-out before year end.Chevron’s current cost estimate for the 15 million tonne per annum LNG project is about US$37 billion.The paper

AG&P wins Ichthys contract

by on October 26, 2012 4:58 am BST
The contract will see AG&P modularise 26 local electrical rooms and local instrumentation rooms for the LNG project.Fabrication work is expected to start during the first quarter of next year at the company’s Batangas yards in the Philippines and will take about three years to complete.AG&P said

Technip lands Ichthys offshore role

by on September 18, 2012 5:57 am BST
The contract will cover activities related to the preparation and execution of the offshore commissioning for the floating production, storage and offloading vessel at the field and the central processing facility. Technip’s operating centre in Perth, Western Australia, will carry out the contract, with work starting immediatley and expected to