Exmar takes delivery of world’s first FLNG barge; Losses on two Leevac leftovers push Gulf Island into red ink

Exmar takes delivery of world's first FLNG barge
Exmar takes delivery of the world’s first FLNG barge
July 28, 2017 — Exmar has taken delivery of the world’s first barge-based floating natural gas liquefaction and storage, the Caribbean FLNG (CFLNG), from Chinese shipbuilder Wison Offshore & Marine. Wison undertook the Caribbean FLNG project under an engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning contract with Exmar.


Losses on two Leevac leftovers push Gulf Island into red ink
Losses incurred on two shipbuilding contracts inherited as part of its Leevac Shipyards acquisition pushed Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. into red ink for the quarter and half year ended June 30, 2017.
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