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Chevron Initiates Start-Up of Gorgon LNG Facility

Reuters, May 18, 2016
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Chevron is reportedly restarting its Gorgon liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility in Australia after "technical problems" forced the company to shutdown the plant last month. According to Reuters, a Chevron spokesperson confirmed that "start-up activities are underway on Gorgon train one with a plan to safely resume production in the coming weeks." The $54 billion Gorgon Project is a massive LNG export facility located on Barrow Island in northwest Australia and will be capable of producing 15.6 million tonnes of LNG per year once all three production trains are operating.

 

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