NOVATEK plans to launch in September, the second stage of «Yamal LNG»

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi in fotomasterskie the construction of the liquefied natural gas, Yamal LNG. Archive photoNOVATEK plans to launch in September, the second stage of «Yamal LNG»© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi the image Bank

The second phase of the plant «Yamal LNG» is planned to start in September, said the Deputy Chairman of the management Board of NOVATEK mark following members were elected.

«We expect that in September. Perhaps in the third quarter,» said following members were elected, answering the question about the launch of the second stage of «Yamal LNG».

The head of «NOVATEK» Leonid Michelson summer of 2017 reported that the second stage of «Yamal LNG» will be commissioned three months ahead of plan, the third stage — 6-9 months ahead of plan.

«Yamal LNG» implements the project of construction of the LNG plant on the resource base of South Tambeyskoye field. Shareholders — NOVATEK (50.1 per cent), Total (20%), CNPC (20%) and silk road Fund (9,9%). The project will include three production line with capacity of 5.5 million tons each, and one additional 1 million. LNG production at the first production line began in December.

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