BOTAS Petroleum Pipeline Corporation is schedule to deliver DES (ex-ship) cargo at Marmara Ereglisi import terminal in Turkey. POWERGLOBE LLC is the supplier of 168,000cm of LNG equal to 3.864.000MMBtu. The LNG carrier ”MARAN GAS SPARTA” is expected to arrive at Marmara terminal on the 3rd of May.
BOTAS is the state-owned crude oil and natural gas pipelines and trading company in Turkey. Marmara Ereglisi LNG Import Terminal is regarded as a base load plant and when necessary a means of peak shaving for the gas purchased during LNG import operations.
The terminal has a 37 million Sm3 /day gasification capacity and three storage tankers (85.000 m³ capacity for each), and it operates with main factions the storage of the imported LNG, the dispatching of the regasified LNG Russian Federation- Turkey Natural Gas Pipeline at required volumes and loading LNG to trucks.
Source: Reuters, LNG Global, LNG Europe.