Technip was awarded an engineering, design and procurement
contract from Shaanxi LNG Investment & Development
Co. worth 35 million for a mid-scale liquefied natural
gas (LNG) plant, the company announced on Wednesday.
The plant will be located in the Yangling demonstration area in
China's Shaanxi Province.
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.
plant will have a capacity of 500,000 tpy and will be
based on an Air Products liquefaction process.
Technips operating centers in Shanghai, China, and
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, are executing the project, which is scheduled to be
completed by mid-2014.
This project acknowledges Technips
historical and unique LNG expertise, according to the company,
but also reinforces its continuous involvement in the growing
market in China.