Legal Issues Relating to FSRU ProjectsGER/FSRUGB

Who should attend?

  • This training provides an overview of the economic and legal issues relating to FSRUs (Floating Storage and Regasification Unit).
Audience :
  • This training is intended for managers (including lawyers) from the oil, gas shipping or power industries or from the banking, insurance, and consulting sectors who need to understand legal issues relating to FSRUs.

Level : Proficiency

Course Content

  • THE FSRU PROJECT

      • Overview of a project (visual illustration).
      • FSRUs in the LNG industry today (list, role, LNG demand, technology, economics).
      • Prospects for the near future.
  • THE CONTRACTUAL SUITE

      • Structure (commercial, pass through, etc.).
      • Studies and engineering.
      • Regulatory.
      • Permitting.
      • Site construction.
      • Shipbuilding contracts.
      • Ship chartering.
      • Classification.
      • Port agreements.
      • Interconnection.
      • FSRU services.
      • LNG imports and gas and LNG sales.
  • THE FSRU CHARTER

      • Structure.
      • Terms relating to the ship.
      • Terms relating to the operation and maintenance.
      • Relations with third parties.
  • FSRU SERVICES

      • Storage, regasification and send out.
      • Terminal navigation.
      • Other services.
  • LNG & GAS MARKETING

      • Buying LNG.
      • Selling and transporting gas.
      • Other sales.

Learning Objectives

  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • analyze the contractual structure of an FSRU project,
  • identify the main the issues pertaining to an FSRU project,
  • recognize the specificities of the services and technical constraints of an FSRU project,
  • understand the gas and LNG marketing activities.

Ways & Means

  • Quizzes.
  • Videos.
  • Examples of contracts.
  • Exercises on gas and LNG contracts.