The anniversary milestone. “Yamal LNG” shipped the thirtieth million tonnes of LNG
15:30 26 февраля 2020
Категории: News in English
“Yamal LNG” shipped the thirtieth million tonnes of liquefied natural gas. The jubilee tonne was shipped to the Arc7 ice class gas carrier “Nikolay Yevgenov” in the 411th consignment since the first stage of the LNG-plant had been launched in December 2017. The information was given to the news agency “Sever-Press” in the press-service of “Yamal LNG”.
Now the plant is operating with exceeding of the annual design capacity that makes 16 million 500 thousand tonnes. In 2019, which was the first full year of simultaneous operation of all three lines, “Yamal LNG” produced 18 million 400 thousand tonnes of LNG, exceeding the design capacity by 11% or 1 million 900 thousand tonnes.
“Yamal LNG” fulfills the project on building of the plant for production of liquefied natural gas at the resource base of the South-Tambeyskoye field with the capacity 17 million 400 thousand tonnes per year, including three lines with the capacity 5 million 500 thousand tonnes per year each and one line with the capacity 900 thousand tonnes per year. The first technological line started production in the 4th quarter of 2017, the second and third lines — in July and November 2018. The shareholders of “Yamal LNG” are: NOVATEK (50.1%), Total (20%), CNPC (20%) and the Silk Road Fund (9.9%).