Jul 27: 8Swan Energy has awarded US engineering firm Black & Veatch the engineering, procurement and construction contract on the proposed floating Jafrabad liquefied natural gas import facility off India. The job includes delivery of the jetty topside and onshore LNG facilities for the planned 5-million-tonnes-per-annum (MTPA) project, which consists of one jetty-moored floating, storage and regasification unit (FSRU). 8Cairn Energy, the UK company that sold the majority of its stake in India to the Vedanta Group, seems to have in its hands a catch of good international discoveries which brightens its prospects despite its Indian tax dispute. Click on Report for more. 8A full review of Cochin Shipyards: Despite setbacks, it is set to take full advantage of India's Make in India programe and other policy initiatives such as granting infrastructure status to shipbuilding and granting right of first refusal to Indian shipyards for shipbuilding. Click on Report for more. 8Find out more on high-purity, large-scale alumina and zirconia tubes needed for the oil and gas sector. Click on Report for more. 8After an admittedly challenging 2016, the Dry Bulk market kicked off this year on a much more positive note. Click on Report for more. 8Meanwhile, OPEC led production cuts are having negative implications for crude tankers, particularly VLCCs. Click on Report for more. 8On the newbuilding side, orders have been placed for two medium range tankers at South Korea with an option for two more. STX valued the latter deal at $140 mill dividing each tanker at $35 million. On Suezmax, the 'Front Ardenne' 153,152 dwt 1997 built at Hyundai, Korea with double hull and dry dock 9/2017, has been reported as sold at region $ 8.5 million. Meanwhile, the demolition market showed an upward trend during these weeks with improved prices comparing to last month. Indicative demolition prices for India as well as others are carried here. Click on Report for more. 8Cairn India is looking for modular skids to reduce ethane content from dew pointed natural gas in its Barmer block. Click on Report for more. 8An analysis of indigenous crude oil production, imports and processing as well as production and imports/exports of petroleum products for June. Click on Report for more. 8Tendering activity for a new gas terminal in Cairn India's Barmer field is progressing well. Click on Report for more. 8Canada's efforts to produce LNG for the world suffered blow after Pacific NorthWest LNG announced that it has junked the LNG project in Port Edward, British Columbia. Click on Report for more. 8India's ethanol fuel industry seems marginal impact from GST. Click on Report for more.