USA: Natural Gas New Gas Exports Terminal in Louisiana
US gas company SCT&E LNG plans a new three-trains gas liquefaction terminal on Monkey Island, Louisiana, a small island between the Gulf of Mexico and the brackish Calcasieu Lake.
Houston, Texas/USA – The new 12 mtpa Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) export terminal will consist of three identical 4 mtpa natural gas liquefaction trains, with the necessary utilities, storage, and marine facilities.
Engineering specialist Technip was awarded a Master Services Agreement (MSA) by SCT&E LNG to execute engineering services necessary to develop the project including the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) and supporting the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) process. The MSA will be executed by Technip’s operating center in Houston, Texas, USA.
Harvey Vigneault, Technip North America’s Chief Operating Officer for the Onshore Business Unit, stated: “Our experienced team of LNG and project professionals will utilize their extensive experience and expertise to place the Monkey Island LNG project in the best position moving forward. This award will add to Technip’s depth of recent projects the company has participated in along the U.S. Gulf Coast region, as well as strengthen its longstanding leadership position in LNG projects globally.”