Qatar Petroleum to continue North Field expansion gas projects

Qatar Petroleum’s North Field expansion projects will be continued, said the state-owned company’s president and CEO and minister of state for energy affairs Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi.

QP’s North Field in Qatar.

During a webinar organised by the US-Qatar Business Council, Al-Kaabi noted that the project is expected to raise Qatar’s LNG production capacity from 77 million to 110 million tonnes per year by 2025 and 126 million tonnes per year by 2027. The minister added that the final onshore commercial bids for the expansion project will be received by September and contracts will be awarded by the end of the year.

A statement from Al-Kaabi read: “We are going full steam ahead with the North Field expansion projects to raise Qatar’s LNG production capacity from 77 million today to 110 million tonnes per annum by 2025 and 126 million tonnes per annum by 2027.”

Sources: QPNews, QGN, LNGNews.