Liquefied Natural Gas Limited’s unit Bear Head LNG has filed an updated registration document with Nova Scotia Environment.
Bear Head LNG anticipates NSE approval of this update in the second quarter of this year. The NSE approval would be the last of the 10 initial federal, provincial, and local regulatory approvals needed to construct a liquefied natural gas export facility on the Strait of Canso in Nova Scotia, the company said in a statement.
Bear Head LNG Chief Operating Officer, John Godbold also revealed that a Memorandum of Understanding has been signed with the Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs. The MOU is a commitment by both parties to work together to ensure meaningful Mi’kmaq participation and continued negotiations in relation to a benefits agreement, it said.
Bear Head LNG also appointed Darshi Jain as VP of Engineering and Construction. Jain has nearly four decades of energy industry experience, which includes 33 years with KBR, a global engineering, construction and services company, where he played leadership roles in managing several multi‐billion dollar projects, according to the statement.
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