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Development of an LNG Facility in Egypt

Costain was commissioned by BP to develop a conceptual design for an LNG facility planned to be located in Damietta, Egypt.

  • Service 1


  • Service 1

Consultancy & advisory



base load LNG

Acid gas removal

CO2 sequestration

Costain provided technical services to the client’s UK project team, including:

  • Conceptual design studies for acid gas removal and gas pre-treatment including carbon dioxide sequestration issues
  • Completion of a project statement of requirements for prequalification of the FEED contractor
  • Evaluation of technical options including air versus seawater for cooling duties, power generation options, integration with proposed NGL extraction plant and benchmarking with other base load facilities.
  • Definition of LNG storage
  • Engineering studies including jetty design and layout, overall plant firewater requirements, safety and environmental assessments and selection of project specifications
  • Planning and schedule assessment
  • Invitation to tender document preparation for FEED contractor.

Costain later provided project management services to the client and co-ordinated the technical interfaces at Damietta between the LNG project and the adjoining propane storage facilities.

Contact and social


Laura Hughes, Sector Director - Energy
01628 842444
[email protected]