Petronas launches Terengganu Gas Terminal

June 2, 2017

Dateline 2017-04-20, The Edge:

Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) has launched its Terengganu Gas Terminal (TGAST), which will ensure gas supply security and sustainability in Malaysia.

In a statement today, Petronas president and group CEO Datuk Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin said the company launched the TGAST in Kertih last Tuesday (April 18). He said the TGAST would supply gas to Petronas’ customers in Peninsular Malaysia and Petronas’ facilities.

Wan Zulkiflee said the TGAST is able to process up to 700 million standard cu ft per day (mmscfd) of gas from the Malaysia-Thailand joint development area and North Malay Basin offshore


Samsung Engineering Wins US$770 Million Gas Terminal Contract in Malaysia

November 6, 2013

Oh, crap. I didn’t know they were removing H2S. Back to the drawing tablet.

Dateline 2013-09-16:

Samsung Engineering announced on September 13 that it won the Terengganu Gas Terminal (TGAST) project worth US$770 million (834 billion won) from US-based oil and gas firm Hess Corporation, and Petronas Carigali, the Exploration and Production subsidiary of Malaysia’s national oil company Petronas.

This project involves the construction of a gas terminal in Kerteh, Terengganu, which lies about 260km northeast of Kuala Lumpur. The gas terminal will produce 700 million cubic feet each day by removing impurities such as carbon dioxide (CO2) and hydrogen sulfide (H2S) from natural gas extracted at sea.