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
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.
The LNG 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
mid-scale LNG market in China.