South Hook LNG terminal in the UK is scheduled to receive a cargo of Qatari liquefied natural gas at the end of the month.
According to the port data, one of the world’s largest LNG carriers, the 266,000 cbm Aamira, is set to dock at South Hook LNG jetty on July 28.
The Q-Max LNG carrier was built at Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard on Geoje Island, South Korea, and delivered in 2010.
The South Hook terminal can process 15.6 million tons of LNG annually, which is close to 20 percent of the natural gas needs of the UK.
Qatar Petroleum owns 67.5 percent of South Hook LNG, ExxonMobil 24.15 percent and Total owns the rest.
LNG World News Staff