Located in Cabo Delgado in Mozambique, the Rovuma LNG liquefaction terminal is owned by Eni, Exxon Mobil, China National Petroleum, Empresa Nacional de Hidrocarbonetos EP, Galp Energia SGPS, and Korea Gas and will be operated by Exxon Mobil, once it becomes operational in 2028.

The Rovuma LNG liquefaction terminal will source gas from the following fields -Mamba Complex and Mamba Northeast

With two trains, Rovuma terminal will have an initial LNG production capacity of 15.2Mtpa (million tons per annum).

During the period 2021-2025, the Rovuma liquefaction plant is expected to witness an estimated capex of $4,700m.

Contractors involved in the liquefaction plant

Some of the key contractors for the Rovuma LNG liquefaction plant include the following.

Design/FEED: Chemprod.

Main EPC: Fluor, JGC Holdings, TechnipFMC.

About Exxon Mobil

Exxon Mobil Corp (ExxonMobil) is an integrated oil and gas company that discovers, explores , develops and produces crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids. It carries out the refining of crude oil; produces, transports, trades and sells petroleum products; and manufactures lube basestocks and finished lubricants. The company also manufactures and markets commodity petrochemicals including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics and a wide variety of specialty products. It operates through a network of manufacturing plants, transportation systems, and distribution centers. The company has operational presence in North America, Latin America, Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. ExxonMobil is headquartered in Irving, Texas, the US.


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