Tag: natural gas
Chevron-Texaco will spend USD 150 million over the next three years to develop a natural gas field in northern Colombia and carry out further exploration in the area.
Sasol and Qatar Petroleum have awarded a USD 675 million EPC contract to Technip-Coflexip of Italy for the construction of the world’s largest and most advanced natural gas-to-liquid (GTL) plant.
Gas turbine order for Germany
Alstom has won an order for a 43mw natural gas-fired GTX100 industrial gas turbine, to be used in a co-generation application in connection to an existing boiler belonging to the Infraserv company at the Hochst industrial park near Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
Technip-Coflexip wins German heat project
Technip-Coflexip has won a lump-sum turnkey contract, valued at about EUR 41 million, for expansion and modernisation measures aimed at increasing efficiency in two existing natural gas-fired co-generation plants.
Osaka Gas investment
Osaka Gas Co. will invest 313.5 billion yen (USD 2.66 billion) in capital investment over three years starting in fiscal 2003, with particular emphasis on growth sectors, including electric power generation.
China and partners to sign pipeline deal
China and its foreign partners expect to sign a final deal for the country's east-west natural gas pipeline by June this year.
Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries Co. has landed an order to supply, jointly with trading house Itochu Corp., a large power and desalination plant to Algeria's Kahrama SpA.
Ammonia plant bids
Chilean explosives company Enaex could call for bids in March 2003 for the construction of a USD 120–130 million ammonia plant at Mejillones in Chile's Region II, Enaex CEO Camilo Sandoval has said.
Egypt and Lybia are studying co-operation between the two countries to set up joint ventures in the fields of oil and gas industries.
Vietnamese plastics plant
Vietnam Saigon Plastic Association (VSPA) has boosted its plans to build a USD 800 million, natural-gas fired plastics plant in Ba Ria-Vung Tau province.