Adnoc last week announced that it plans to develop a 9.6mn t/y LNG facility at the UAE’s Indian Ocean port of Fujairah (MEES, 13 May). The facilities will also provide LNG bunkering facilities, a senior Fujairah official confirms, and these could be operational even before LNG exports begin.

Martin Hejiboer, Business Development Manager at the Port of Fujairah told the MPGC conference in Bahrain on 16 May that the two-train facility will come with LNG bunkering facilities. The project is at an early stage, but Mr Hejiboer tells MEES that it could be on a scale of approximately 200,000-250,000 t/y capacity. (CONTINUED - 804 WORDS)