Sakhalin Energy announces that it has awarded its design development contracts for Sakhalin-2 LNG train 3. According to the contracts signed, Shell Global Solutions International and Giprogazcenter, a Russian design institute, are entrusted with the development of Sakhalin-2 LNG train 3 design package. All the works will be carried out in compliance with the requirements of the Russian legislation and on the basis of the international standards to ensure positive state expertise conclusion and all required permits for the construction phase of the project.
The Sakhalin-2 LNG expansion project is the most optimal and economically sound solution for strengthening Russia’s presence in the world market of LNG. Sakhalin Energy’s unique experience in the LNG construction and operation, its established infrastructure and highly professional staff will be excellent contributors to the project’s success. The completion of the Sakhalin-2 LNG train 3 is expected to strengthen Russia’s role as a major energy producer, bringing economic benefits to Russia and Sakhalin and further advancing energy security in the Asia-Pacific region.