Desfa will operate the upcoming Al-Zour LNG regasification terminal, proposed to be built in Al Ahmadi in Kuwait. The terminal is expected to start operations in 2021 and will be owned by Kuwait Petroleum.

The Al-Zour LNG regasification terminal has a proposed regasification capacity of 1,155.41bcf/annum (billion cubic feet) and storage capacity of 0.83 million tons (Mt).

During the period 2021-2025, the Al-Zour regasification terminal is expected to witness an estimated capex of $300m.

Contractors involved in the regasification plant

Some of the key contractors for the Al-Zour LNG regasification terminal include –
Design/FEED: John Wood Group.
Main EPC: Hyundai Motor Group , Korea Gas.
EPC: 3W Networks.

About Desfa

DESFA S.A. is a energy utility firm which operates, maintains, manages and develops the National Gas Transmission System and its connectors. The company is based in Greece.


Information on the terminal is sourced from GlobalData’s LNG regasification database that provides detailed information on all active and upcoming, large – scale LNG regasification terminals globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.