Europétrole, le portail de l'industrie du pétrole
 accueil | actualité française | actualité internationale | recherche | interviews | focus | actualité par entreprise | actualité pétrole/gaz de schiste 
Partager :

  • EXMAR teams up with LNG Partners for BC LNG Project
    édité le 30/08/2013 - Plus de news de "EXMAR" - Voir la fiche entreprise de "EXMAR"

EXMAR teams up with LNG Partners for BC LNG Project
EXMAR has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) and Term Sheet with LNG Partners, LLC and LNG BargeCo BVBA in respect of providing a Floating Liquefaction & Storage Unit (FLSU) to serve the BC LNG Project ( to be located on the West Bank of the Douglas Channel near Kitimat, British Columbia, Canada.

EXMAR will design, contract, and deliver a newbuild floating barge equipped with an aircooled PRICO ™ Liquefaction Plant with a name plate capacity of 0.7 MTPA (Million Tons Per Annum) in the first quarter of 2016. The project has already received its export permit and is on schedule to obtain all required approvals and permits by the end of 2013. This will be the world’s second Floating LNG Production Unit, after the EXMAR and Pacific Rubiales Energy (PRE) first unit offshore Colombia which will be operational in the first quarter of 2015.

EXMAR will charter the FLSU, designed to remain operational on location without drydocking, to the BC LNG Project for a firm term period of 20 years with options to extend for two periods each of five years. The charter agreement is subject to the approval of the BC LNG Project Steering Committee.

Under the terms of the LOI with LNG Partners, the operation and maintenance of the FLSU, all services associated with the receipt of gas and delivery of the LNG at the Loading Port shall be performed by Exmar Shipmanagement NV, a wholly owned subsidiary of the EXMAR Group.

The agreement with LNG Partners also provides a process whereby EXMAR will have the option to participate with LNG Partners collectively in a minimum of 50% of the project investment.

Nicolas Saverys, CEO of Exmar said, “BC LNG will be the first operational LNG export terminal in Canada and has an excellent location to serve the growing Asian markets. In cooperation with our partners on the PRE project, we are proud to provide a proven, cost efficient and fast track barge solution to the project.”

EXMAR, with its headquarters in Antwerp is a leading independent LNG and LPG Carrier Owner and Operator. In addition, it is a provider of industrial marine and energy logistical solutions for transport, regasification and liquefaction within the oil and gas industry.

See the site of future Floating Liquefaction & Storage Unit

Origine : Communiqué EXMAR

Voir la fiche entreprise de "EXMAR"

Les dernières news de "EXMAR"

Rechercher une news

française internationale

Les dernières news internationales

>> Toute l'actualité internationale     >> RSS
Recherche de news par tags

abu-dhabi acquisition adnoc aker-bp aker-solutions algeria algerie algerie alstom anadarko angola apache australia axens baker-hughes bechtel bg-group bp brazil canada carburant cbi cgg cheniere chevron china cnooc cnpc co2 commission-europeenne compressor conocophillips consommation cpdp deepwater discovery drilling e-on edf egypt engie engineering eni equinor equinor exxonmobil feed flng fluor fluxys foster-wheeler fpso france fsru fugro gabon gas gaz gazprom gazprom-neft gdf-suez ge germany ghana gnl gtt gulf-of-mexico guyana hess india indonesia inpex iraq italy kbr keppel licence lng lukoil lundin maersk-drilling malaysia mcdermott methanier mexico mozambique natural-gas neptune-energy nigeria nigeria north-sea norway novatek offshore oman omv opec pemex petrobras petrofac petronas pgnig pipeline platform poland production qatar qatar-petroleum qatargas raffinerie refinery repsol rig riser rosneft russia rwe saipem santos saudi-arabia saudi-aramco schlumberger seismic senegal shale-gas shell socar sonatrach statoil subsea subsea-7 survey tap technip technipfmc texas total totalenergies tullow turbine uae ufip uk ukraine us vopak well wintershall wood-group woodside

Europétrole © 2003 - 2023