Rabaska LNG Terminal
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Summary Information

  • Ownership: Rabaska LNG (Gaz Métro, Enbridge, and GDF SUEZ)
  • Website: http://www.rabaska.net/
  • Location: Lévis, Quebec, Canada
  • Capacity: 3.6 million tons/annum
  • Status: Planned

Brief Description

  • The proposed LNG terminal, which would be capable of delivering 14.2 million cubic metres per day of vaporized gas, would be constructed in Ville Guay/Beaumont, Quebec.
  • LNG taken from various places in the Atlantic basin would be delivered to the proposed terminal by means of about 60 LNG tankers per year.
  • The proposed jetty would be able to accommodate LNG tankers ranging between 138 000 to 160 000 cubic metres in capacity.
  • A pipeline of approximately 50 kilometres from the proposed terminal would have to be constructed to connect to the facilities of TQM in Saint Nicolas, Quebec.

Technical Details

  • Storage capacity:
  • Unloading capacity:
  • Send out capacity: 500 million cubic feet per day
  • Constructor:
    • Tractebel: Contracting Strategy, FEED review and cost optimization


  • 2008 - Gazprom signed a contract for 100 percent of the import terminal’s capacity

Ongoing Projects/Project Status

  • The construction has not yet started.
  • Completion is planned for 2014

Suppliers / Customers

  • Suppliers: Gazprom planned to supply the LNG from the Shtokman Lng Terminal
  • Customers: Gazprom has signed a contract for 100 percent of the import terminal’s capacity

Other Information

  • Gazprom was considering entering the project. However with Gazprom's LNG projects on hold, this is very unlikely

Relevant Links

  1. Tractebel Engineering LNG References
  2. Gazprom may enter Canada's Rabaska LNG project
  3. GAZPROM US BASED SUBSIDIARY AND RABASKA REACH AGREEMENT GMTUSA to Subscribe for 100% of Capacity in North American LNG Terminal
  4. The public is invited to comment on the Environmental Assessment Scoping document for a proposed Rabaska LNG Project

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