ABOUT

STS Marine Solutions is an independent energy transfer company. We deliver first class services globally in all areas of operation while upholding our core values, living up to our legacy of safety, professionalism and efficiency.

Our vision is to be the first choice service provider for specialist oil & gas operations globally.

Our mission is to embrace the challenges of every new project and deliver the best solution to our customers, ensuring that our performance takes us closer to our vision of being the first choice service provider for specialist oil & gas operations globally.

Our values revolve around our mission to be FIRST. 

F – First (Choice, Class, Positive Change and Technology)
I – Integrity (Transparency, Honesty and Collaboration)
R – Responsibility (Performance, Cost, Effective Spending and Prudent Investment)
S – Safety and sustainability (Innovation, Committed Workforce, Environment and Equipment)
T – Trust (People, Reliability and Ethics)

Our teams are committed to our clients, staff, shareholders and each other as they strive to succeed in being FIRST in all areas of our business – delivering our objectives professionally.

Now operating as STS Marine Solutions, we have retained our highly experienced team and extensive network to provide:

  • STS services
  • Consultancy in LNG and oil
    • Optimoor reports and compatibility assessments
    • Creating operating procedures
    • STS transfer of other vessel types, including Reefers and Bulk Carriers
    • Equipment hire
  • Terminal management
    • O&M
    • Technical expertise

OUR HISTORY

1981

Founded by Jahre/Kosmos Shipping.

1981
1982

Performed first lightering operation in the Gulf of Mexico.

1982
1989

Jahre Shipping was acquired by I.M. Skaugen and branded Skaugen PetroTrans.

1989
2003

Teekay Shipping acquires 50% of Skaugen PetroTrans.

2003
2005

First LPG lightering.

2005
2005

Offshore FSRU Terminal, United States

First LNG STS transfer conducted underway & provided management and O&M services for the world’s first offshore LNG receiving facility.

Short-term, opportunistic trading into the Henry hub.

2005
2006

Skaugen PetroTrans acquired Melbourne Marine of the UK – renamed SPT Marine Services.

2006
2008

FSRU Terminal, United Kingdom

First full commercial LNG STS and the commissioning of Teesside Gas Port.

Provided Management and O&M services.

Consultancy services provided during construction, 7 month timeline from start to in-service.

2008
2008

FSRU Terminal, Argentina

Commission Bahia Blanca LNG Regas terminal.

Provided consultancy and managerial services during construction, commissioning and operation.

Developed operating procedures, manuals and commissioning plans for both HP Regas and LNG STS operations.

6 months from start of project to in-service.

2008
2009

FSRU Terminal, Kuwait

SPT commission the Mina Al-Ahmadi Gas Port, Kuwait.

Provided consultancy and managerial services throughout the design, construction, commissioning and first season’s operation for all aspects including Marine, HP Regas and LNG transfer operations.

Developed all operating procedures/manuals, continued to provide technical support at all stages of the project.

Providing Technical O&M management services till 2018.

2009
2010

SPT opens for Oil STS business in Asia and the Middle East.

2010
2011

Break Bulk LNG Terminal Project, Japan

First LNG breakbulk operations carried out in Tomakomai, Japan.

Assisted project clients in developing a small scale LNG STS system (125,000m3 to 3,500m3 vessels), incorporating all recommendations contained within the new SIGTTO ship-to-ship guidelines. Developed and delivered a training program tailor-made for this project. LNG STS commenced with commissioning in November 2011.

2011
2011-2016

Break bulk LNG Terminal Project, FSRU Terminal, UAE

Providing Marine assurance, advice and support services.

Carrying out all compatibility studies as required to ensure all vessels calling at the FSRU Terminal are fully compatible as per the predefined limitations.

Assisted project clients in developing a small scale LNG STS system (125,000m3 to 3,500m3 vessels), incorporating all recommendations contained within the new SIGTTO ship-to-ship guidelines. Developed and delivered a training program tailor-made for this project. LNG STS commenced with commissioning in November 2011.

2011-2016
2014

Offshore FSRU Terminal, Indonesia

Assisted with the commissioning activities of offshore FSRU in Indonesia.

Wrote a complete commissioning procedure for the FSRU and land based terminal, from gas up and cool down operations to the first ship-to-ship operation.

Carried out a full and in depth procedural review on the Ship-To-Ship Procedures.

2014
2014-2015

Provide Services For  Emergency Ship-to-Ship Transfers

Emergency STS consisting of the largest quantity of LNG to be transferred in one period – Singapore.

Acted as ship-to-ship consultants LNGC Operators during distressed ship-to-ship operations.

Offered technical advice based on experienced gained through other ship-to-ship operations.

2014-2015
2015-2025

FSRU Terminal, Jordan

Awarded full 10 year O&M contract providing operational and management services for FSRU terminal in Jordan.

Provide commissioning and mobilisation service prior to terminal coming into operation.

Provide operational manuals and procedures for equipment as well as write in-depth commissioning procedure.

2015-2025
2015

Teekay Tankers acquires SPT Marine Services – renamed Teekay Marine Solutions.

2015
2015

FSRU Terminal, Egypt

Provided commissioning services for new FSRU terminal and vessels in Egypt.

Provided training to crew of FSRU in ship-to-ship procedures.

2015
2016

Micro LNG Terminal, Jamaica

Jamaica: Break Bulk STS operation from FSU to small scale vessel. Small scale vessel replenishes the world’s first ‘Micro’ LNG terminal.

LNGSTS provided STS services and management of the world’s first micro LNG terminal in Jamaica, successfully conducting over 20 STS cargo operations.
2016
2017

Emergency STS of grounded Suezmax tanker with severe hull breach – Egypt.

2017
2017

STS Operations Subic Bay, The Philippines

LNGSTS acted as service provider for the first ever LNG Ship-to-Ship transfer in Subic Bay.
2017
2018

FSU Terminal, Bahrain

Provide ongoing consultancy, Operation and Maintenance services for the Bahrain LNG Import Terminal.
2018
2018

LNG Transhipment project Norway, involving simultaneous cargo transfer operations from Arctic-classed LNG tankers to conventional LNG tankers.

2018
2020

Hili Ventures acquired Teekay Marine Solutions – renamed STS Marine Solutions.

2020