Jamaica Lng Terminal
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Summary Information

  • Ownership: Jamaica Gas Trust
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  • Location: Port Esquivel,Jamaica
  • Capacity: 2.5 million tons/annum
  • Status: Planned

Brief Description

  • A Floating Terminal for the Receipt, Storage and Regasification of Liquefied Natural Gas

Technical Details

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Ongoing Projects/Project Status

  • A prefered bidder was chosen, but the tender was cancelled
  • A new tender process is under way
  • Commissioning is expected in 2014

Suppliers / Customers

  • Suppliers: The Government of Jamaica has Memoranda of Understanding with the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and with the Government of Venezuela regarding the supply of natural gas.
  • Customers:
    • Initially the terminal will supply existing demand in the bauxite and energy sectors
    • A new 360-megawatt LNG-fired plant is to be commissioned in 2014

History

  • 2007 - PCJ issued a worldwide Invitation to Pre-Qualify for the provision of an FSRU for Jamaica
  • 2009 - PCJ issued an Request For Proposal (RFP) for the financing, development, ownership and operation of an FSRU LNG Regasification Terminal and Natural Gas Transportation System
  • 2010 - EXMAR and its consortium were selected as Preferred Bidder
  • 2011 - A short list of 6 companies were chosen in the first round of bidding

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