Technip awarded contract for a 500,000 tpy LNG plant in China
PARIS -- Technip was awarded by Shaanxi LNG Investment & Development an engineering, design and procurement contract, worth approximately $46 million, for a mid scale LNG plant. The plant will be located in the Yangling demonstration area, Shaanxi province, China.
The contract covers the conceptual engineering study, the basic engineering design (BED) for its processes, BED and detailed design of the LNG storage tank, as well as procurement for key equipment including the main cryogenic heat exchanger, the mix refrigerant compressor, the boil off gas compressor and the cryogenic control valves, among others. The LNG plant will have a capacity of 500,000 tpy and will be based on an Air Products liquefaction process.
Technip’s operating centers in Shanghai, China, and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, are executing the project, which is scheduled to be completed by mid 2014.