Northern Colorado looks to sweep Weber State

first_img FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailGREELEY, Colo. (AP)-Weber State (8-13, 4-6) vs. Northern Colorado (13-7, 6-3)Bank of Colorado Arena, Greeley, Colo.; Saturday, 7 p.m. MSTBOTTOM LINE: Weber State seeks revenge on Northern Colorado after dropping the first matchup in Ogden. The teams last went at it on Jan. 9, when the Bears shot 36.2 percent from the field en route to a one-point victory.SENIOR STUDS: Northern Colorado’s Jonah Radebaugh, Trent Harris and Kai Edwards have combined to score 46 percent of the team’s points this season and have accounted for 48 percent of all Bears scoring over the last five games.BIG SKY IMPROVEMENT: The Wildcats have scored 64.8 points per game against conference opponents thus far, an improvement from the 58.3 per game they recorded against non-conference foes.OFFENSIVE THREAT: Radebaugh has either made or assisted on 53 percent of all Northern Colorado field goals over the last three games. The senior guard has 19 field goals and 26 assists in those games.YET TO WIN: The Bears are 0-5 when they allow at least 69 points and 13-2 when they hold opponents to anything under 69 points. The Wildcats are 0-10 when they score 68 points or fewer and 8-3 when they exceed 68.PASSING FOR POINTS: The Bears have recently used assists to create baskets more often than the Wildcats. Northern Colorado has an assist on 48 of 85 field goals (56.5 percent) over its previous three outings while Weber State has assists on 24 of 79 field goals (30.4 percent) during its past three games.DID YOU KNOW: The Northern Colorado offense has recorded a turnover on only 15.2 percent of its possessions, which is the ninth-lowest rate in the country. The Weber State defense has forced opposing teams to turn the ball over on just 18.1 percent of all possessions (ranked 269th among Division I teams). Tags: Jerrick Harding/Jonah Radebaugh/Kai Edwards/Northern Colorado/Trent Harris/Weber State Associated Press Written by February 1, 2020 /Sports News – Local Northern Colorado looks to sweep Weber Statelast_img read more

Excelerate Energy, Maran Gas Maritime sign agreement on FSRU

first_imgHull 2477, currently under construction at Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) shipyard, is planned for delivery in April 2020 Image: MGM owner John Angelicoussis and Excelerate Managing Director and President Steven Kobos sign the agreement. Photo: courtesy of Excelerate Energy. US-based liquefied natural gas (LNG) company Excelerate Energy has signed a five-year bareboat charter agreement (BBC) with Maran Gas Maritime for the floating storage regasification unit (FSRU), Hull 2477.Under the terms of the BBC contract, Excelerate will have the option to purchase Hull 2477.Hull 2477 is currently under construction at Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) shipyard and is planned for delivery in April 2020.Excelerate owner George Kaiser said: “We are pleased for Excelerate to enter into this transaction with MGM, a leading provider in LNG world shipping.“MGM’s growing fleet is a testament to John Angelicoussis’ vision and commitment to the LNG industry.”Hull 2477 will have a storage capacity of 173,400m³The Hull 2477 vessel will have a storage capacity of 173,400m³ and will be capable of operating as an FSRU and a fully tradable LNG carrier.MGM owner John Angelicoussis said: “We believe this transaction leverages the strengths of both our companies.“Excelerate are market leaders in the FSRU space and we are delighted to have this opportunity to collaborate thereby securing a productive future for this state-of-the-art FSRU.”Hull 2477 will join Excelerate’s fleet of nine FSRUs, all built by DSME, and will serve Excelerate’s portfolio of regasification customers.Excelerate Technical Management, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Excelerate, will provide ship management for the vessel.In August 2018, Excelerate Energy Bangladesh commissioned Bangladesh’s first-ever LNG import facility in the form of the $179.5m Moheshkhali Floating LNG (MLNG) terminal.The MLNG terminal, built by the Bangladesh subsidiary of Excelerate Energy, is located offshore Moheshkhali Island in the Bay of Bengal.Excelerate provides innovative floating LNG solutions and integrated services along the entire LNG value chain with an objective of delivering rapid-to-market and reliable LNG solutions to customers. It also offers a full range of floating regasification services from FSRU to infrastructure development to LNG supply.last_img read more