Total due stake in Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2

Total SA has signed an agreement with Novatek to acquire a 10% participation interest in the Russian company’s 19.8 million-tonne/year Arctic LNG 2 project on northern Siberia’s Gydan Peninsula. Novatek plans three liquefaction trains with…

Western Gas looking for Equus development partner

Privately held Western Gas Corp. Pty. Ltd., Perth, has completed a basis of design for development of its wholly owned Equus gas-condensate fields offshore Western Australia and is now looking for a project development partner.

Inpex lets contract for Abadi LNG plant

Inpex Masela Ltd. has let a pre-front-end engineering and design contract to KBR Inc. for the Abadi LNG project in eastern Indonesia. The subsidiary of Inpex Ltd., Tokyo, plans a 9.5 million-tonne/year plant to liquefy…

QP lets contract for North field expansion

Qatar Petroleum has let a contract to McDermott International Inc. for detailed design of offshore jackets for the expansion of giant offshore North natural gas field. The project will add 4.6 bcfd of production capacity…

LNG Canada picks Fluor-JGC for EPC work

LNG Canada, which delayed a final investment decision on its planned natural gas liquefaction plant in Kitimat, BC, in mid-2016, has named an engineering, procurement, and construction contractor for the project.