Located in Gujarat in India, the Dahej regasification terminal is operated by Petronet LNG. The terminal started operations in 2004 and is owned by Bharat Petroleum, GAIL (India), Indian Oil, Oil and Natural Gas, and others.
With a storage capacity of 0.51 million tons (Mt), the Dahej terminal currently has a regasification capacity of 852.25bcf/annum (billion cubic feet), which is expected to increase to 1,095.75bcf/annum by 2030.
Dahej regasification terminal is undergoing expansions, which will increase its capacity by 243.5bcf/annum.
During the period 2021-2025, the Dahej regasification terminal is expected to witness an estimated capex of $550.8m.
Contractors involved in the regasification plant
Some of the key contractors for the upcoming expansion at the Dahej regasification terminal include the following.
Main EPC: Larsen & Toubro.
About Petronet LNG
Petronet LNG Ltd (Petronet) is an energy company with operations in the midstream sector. Its major promoters include GAIL (India) Ltd, Oil and Natural Gas Corp Ltd (ONGC), Indian Oil Corp Ltd (IOCL) and Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL). The company regasifies the imported LNG and supplies to its promoters and others. It imports LNG from Qatar, Oman and Australia. Petronet also owns and operates LNG terminals at Dahej, Gujarat and Kochi, Kerala. It also proposed the construction of a third LNG regasification terminal at Gangavaram Port, Andhra Pradesh. Petronet is headquartered in New Delhi, India.
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.