Australia's Ichthys LNG Project celebrates FPSO keel laying

February 2014
World Energy News;2/20/2014, p19
The article reports on the milestone celebrated by the Ichthys liquefied natural gas (LNG) Project for its Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) facility in 2014. Topics discussed include the placement of the first block of the keel in the Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering shipyard and the reason behind the celebration of keel laying in traditional shipbuilding. Also included is the statement issued by managing director Louis Bon on the event.


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