Arctic LNG 2 signs deal on design & construction of GBS

10 January 2019

PAO NOVATEK has announced that its next LNG project, Arctic LNG 2 (the "Project"), has signed an agreement on the design and construction of gravity-based structures (GBS). The Russian company SAREN, a joint venture of Renaissance Heavy Industries Russia (RHI Russia B.V.) and SAIPEM S.p.A, will perform the work. The agreement provides for the design and construction of three GBS platforms for the Project’s natural gas liquefaction trains.

The scope of work under the contract includes management, design, supply of materials and equipment, construction of three GBS structures at the NOVATEK-Murmansk plant, as well as commissioning and preparation for operations, including towing and installation of the GBS structures.