03 May 2012 11:08 [Source: ICIS news]
Construction of the 600,000 tonne/year plant started on 25 April, with the start-up slated in 2013, the source said.
The plant is expected to consume imported piped gas through PetroChina’s second West-East Gas Pipeline, and its LNG output will be supplied to Tai’an and surrounding markets, the source added.
The project is designed by China Huanqiu Contracting & Engineering, a PetroChina subsidiary, the source said.
Other projects designed by China Huanqiu include the Ansai project capable of processing 2m cubic metres (cbm)/day of natural gas in
“PetroChina is considering applying domestically produced design and facilities to future projects if these projects succeed,” the source added.
Most operational large LNG plants in
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