Roughly 70,000 cubic meters of LNG was transferred in Scapa Flow.
A ship to ship transfer of LNG from Ben Badis to Excel was completed in Scapa Flow. LNG World News reported August 15 that the transfer process took 39 hours and was supported by several firms. These firms include ship charterer Vitol, ship operator Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, ship to ship specialists SPT, as well as crews from Orkney Islands Council. Three tugs from Orkney Towage, a division of Orkney Islands Council, also helped support the process.