Bahrain LNG Terminal Scheme in Full Swing

Teekay has just released the latest update on their LNG import terminal project in Bahrain, located in Hidd Industrial area and aimed to help the Kingdom meet the increasing demand for gas supplies to satisfy its industrial and urban development.

The terminal layout comprises of an offshore dual jetty and regasification module which is protected by a 600m long breakwater, a subsea pipeline to shore and onshore infrastructure to allow the gas to be delivered to the onshore delivery point.

The Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract was awarded to GS Engineering and Construction (GSEC) in December 2015.

Over the past 20 months, GSEC has been focused on the engineering phase of the project, executed from their head office in Seoul, South Korea. Engineering is now over 90% complete, Teekay said.

Up to date, around 600,000 tonnes of rock have been placed into the water as part of the breakwater construction, over 40,000m³ of material was dredged, 53 piles have been driven into the seabed with over 1,800m³ of concrete poured onshore.

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