QP issues tender for North Field liquid products storage, loading facilities

The new facilities for the North Field Expansion (NFE) project will be located in Ras Laffan Industrial City.

  
A petroleum refinery of Qatar Petroleum stands on October 26, 2011 near Umm Sa'id, Qatar. Image for illustrative purposes.

A petroleum refinery of Qatar Petroleum stands on October 26, 2011 near Umm Sa'id, Qatar. Image for illustrative purposes.

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DUBAI - Qatar Petroleum said on Saturday it had invited bids for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of additional liquid products storage and loading facilities and Mono-Ethylene Glycol (MEG) storage and distribution facilities, as part of a major gas field expansion project.

The new facilities for the North Field Expansion (NFE) project will be located in Ras Laffan Industrial City.

"New facilities covered under this tender include a new propane storage tank, vapor recovery compressors for propane and butane tank refrigeration, a plant condensate storage tank, a MEG storage tank and distribution system, a new liquid products export berth and liquid product lines from the main NFE plant location to the liquid products storage area," Qatar Petroleum said in a statement.

(Reporting by Tuqa Khalid; Editing by Mark Potter) ((Tuqa.Khalid@thomsonreuters.com; +971521047568;))

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