Siemens will deliver compressor equipment for “Arctic LNG 2”
16:40 1 февраля 2019
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The affiliated enterprise of NOVATEK – “Arctic LNG 2” and the company “Siemens” signed the contract on delivery of compressor equipment for three lines on liquefying of natural gas of the project. According to its conditions, “Siemens” will deliver three feed gas compressors and six boil-off gas compressors. The document foresees localization of equipment, which will be delivered for the third line of the plant. This information was given to the news agency “Sever-Press” in the press service of NOVATEK.
“We successfully cooperate with Siemens, which delivered gas turbine generators and boil-off gas compressors for our plant “Yamal LNG”, Alexander Fridman, the first deputy chairman of the Board of NOVATEK said. – “Our next project “Arctic LNG 2” will use new technological solutions, for implementation of which Russian manufacturers will be involved as much as possible. The signed contract opens up new prospects for localization of production of compressor equipment for LNG industry, what corresponds to our strategic goal on creation and development of the center of LNG technologies in Russia”.
As we should remind, “Arctic LNG 2” foresees building of three stages on production of liquefied natural gas with the capacity 6 million 600 thousand tonnes per year each on gravity based structures. The project is being fulfilled on resource base of Utrenneye field in Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug.
On the state on the 31st of December of 2018 its reserves, according to the Russian classification, made 1978 milliard cubic meters of natural gas and 105 million tonnes of liquid hydrocarbons. OOO “Arctic LNG 2” has the license for export of LNG.