RUSSIA: LNG PLANT
Air Products is going to build a $20-million plant to produce LNG in Azov District of Rostov Region in 2015. The plant will be built in the Novoaleksandrovsky industrial park, where Air Products is going to buy a land plot. Air Products Russia director Robert Mills discussed the project with Rostov Governor Vasily Golubev at the St Petersburg international economic forum, RIA Novosti has reported. Mills said a feasibility study for the project was ready and plans for engineering networks had been approved.
Construction will take one year after receiving a construction permit in approximately one-month time. Equipment for the plant has already been produced. The most bulky part was assembled in Malaysia and is now being shipped to the port of Azov.
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