Air Products secures gas contract for Coral FLNG project

14 December 2017 (Last Updated December 14th, 2017 14:47)

Industrial gases company Air Products has signed an agreement to supply its medium and high-purity nitrogen solutions for a floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility being built by TP JGC Coral France for a site in the Indian Ocean, offshore Mozambique.

Industrial gases company Air Products has signed an agreement to supply its medium and high-purity nitrogen solutions for a floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility being built by TP JGC Coral France for a site in the Indian Ocean, offshore Mozambique.

This latest deal comes after the company signed an agreement with TP JGC Coral France to supply its cryogenic coil wound heat exchanger technology and liquefaction process licence for the facility earlier this year.

The FLNG facility will produce both medium and high-purity nitrogen using Air Products’ advanced PRISM Membrane Separators.

“The combined nitrogen production is expected to be more than 100,000Nm³/day.”

The combined nitrogen production is expected to be more than 100,000Nm³/day.

The FLNG plant will operate on the surface above 6,500ft of water in the Indian Ocean, in a natural gas field in Area 4 of the Coral Field.

Air Products serves the upstream industry by providing both nitrogen and natural gas dehydration membrane systems for offshore platforms.

TP JGC Coral France is a joint venture formed by TechnipFMC and JGC, along with Samsung Heavy Industries.