Dhamra LNG Terminal signs contract for power plant
Plant to meet baseload capacity
Dhamra LNG Terminal Pvt. Ltd. (DLTPL) has signed a contract with Rolls Royce for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) delivery of a 29 MW gas-based power plant for the LNG terminal. The LNG terminal will function as a reception facility for import of LNG, where LNG tankers can directly unload cargo and converting the LNG gas from liquid state to gaseous state. The power plant will meet the baseload capacity of the LNG terminal. The Dhamra LNG Terminal is scheduled to be commissioned in the end of 2021. It is designed for an initial capacity of 5 mtpa, expandable up to 10 mtpa. It will initially have two full containment type tanks of ‘180,000 m3’ capacity each.