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PNG LNG project 2014 6.9 million tonnes of LNG per year
Large LNG Projects 2014
Yamal 16.5 million tonnes per annum
Joint venture of Novatek  60 %  , Total  20 %   and the China National Petroleum Corp.  20 %  .  Kara Sea, project ensure the year-round production and export of natural gas from Arctic reserves. 16 icebreaker tankers are dedicated to the Yamal facility.

Sabine Pass 18 million tonnes per annum
Cheniere at Sabine Pass terminal, through four trains 4.5 million tonnes per annum each.  bi-directional ability to receive and regasify foreign LNG while producing and exporting domestic supplies.
Cheniere is designing the facility to accommodate an additional two trains for a combined LNG production capacity of about 27 million tonnes per annum.

Ichthys 8.4 million tonnes per annum
A joint venture of INPEX, Total, Tokyo Gas, Osaka Gas, Chubu Electric Power and Toho Gas.
Australia from the Ichthys field in the Browse Basin 885 kilometers  subsea pipeline to onshore. facility. Offshore facility condensate production  about 100,000 barrels per day.

Queensland Curtis 8.5 million tonnes per annum
BG Group subsidiary QGC Pty Ltd.  Australia near Gladstone. QGC-produced natural gas from the Surat Basin in southern Queensland will be transported via a 540 kilometer buried pipeline to Gladstone before transport to the liquefaction facility.

Wheatstone 8.9 million tonnes per annum two liquefaction trains
Chevron  64.14 %  , Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company  KUFPEC    13.4 %  , Apache Corporation  13 %  , Kyushu Electric Power Company  1.46 %  , PE Wheatstone Pty Ltd, part owned by TEPCO  8 %  .

Australia Pacific 9 million tonnes per annum
joint venture of Origin  37.5 %  , ConocoPhillips  37.5 %   and Sinopec  25 %   to convert Coal Seam Gas to LNG near Gladstone in a project very similar to the QCLNG project.  Surat and Bowen Basins in Queensland 530 kilometer pipeline from gas fields directly to the liquefaction on Curtis Island. The project entails two liquefaction trains with a production capacity of 4.5 million tonnes per annum cost of trains $24.7 billion.

Gorgon 15.6 million tonnes per annum
Chevron  47.3 %  , ExxonMobil  25 %  , Shell  25 %  , Osaka Gas  1.25 %  , Tokyo Gas  1 %   and Chubu Electric Power  .417 %.   Subsea gas gathering system and subsea pipelines transport gas at Gorgon and Jansz-lo fields 130 kilometers offshore to Barrow Island.

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PNG LNG project 2014 6.9 million tonnes of LNG per year
Exxon expects more than 9 Tcf gas production over an estimated 30 years of operations.
Exxon starts production at PNG LNG project
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

IRVING, Texas -- Exxon Mobil Corporation has announced that the $19 bn PNG LNG project has started producing LNG in Papua New Guinea ahead of schedule.
Production from the first LNG train will increase over the coming weeks and the first cargo is expected to be shipped to Asia markets before midyear.
Work on the second train is progressing and LNG production from this unit is expected to start in the next several weeks.
The project, which is operated by ExxonMobil affiliate Exxon Mobil PNG Limited, is expected to produce more than 9 Tcf of gas over an estimated 30 years of operations.

“The PNG LNG project exemplifies Exxon Mobil’s leadership in project execution, advanced technologies and marketing capabilities,” said Neil W. Duffin, president of Exxon Mobil Development Company. “Project revenue and profitability are underpinned by long-term LNG sales contracts covering more than 95% of the plant’s capacity.”
The project is an integrated development that includes gas production and processing facilities in the Southern Highlands, Hela, Western, Gulf and Central provinces of Papua New Guinea.
Approximately 435 mi of pipeline connect the facilities, which include a gas conditioning plant and liquefaction and storage facilities with capacity of 6.9 million tonnes of LNG per year.
Flooding, minimal pre-existing infrastructure and extremely steep slopes were among obstacles that were overcome in constructing the project. Pipe had to be airlifted in some areas because the soil could not support heavy machinery and lack of infrastructure required construction of supplemental roads, communication lines and a new airfield.
“The project is optimally located to serve growing Asia markets where LNG demand is expected to rise by approximately 165% between 2010 and 2025, to 370 million tonnes per year,” said Duffin.
In addition to Exxon Mobil PNG Limited, co-venturers include Oil Search Ltd., National Petroleum Company of PNG, Santos Ltd., JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation, Mineral Resources Development Company  representing landowners   and Petromin PNG Holdings Limited.

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