Russia: LNG Novatek, Nuovo Pignone Enter into Contract for Turbo Machinery Equipment
Novatek requires the specialised turbo machinery for its Arctic LNG 2 project. With the machinery, the firm aims to produce 6.6 million tonnes of LNG annually.
Moscow/Russia – Pao Novatek has announced that its next LNG project, Arctic LNG 2 and Nuovo Pignone (Italy) have recently signed an agreement on turbo machinery equipment. The agreement provides for the supply of gas turbine compressors and gas turbine generators for three liquefaction trains for the Arctic LNG 2 project.
Novatek states that for its Arctic LNG 2 project, it requires the unique turbo machinery to produce 6.6 million tonnes of LNG per annum. Also, due to its cooperation with Nuovo Pignone, the firm can create opportunities for localising the production of related equipment in Russia.