This two-day course is designed to give a comprehensive overview of the production, storage and transfer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in a marine environment. The course also considers the subject of offshore reception terminals and the re-gasification of the LNG for onward transmission to the onshore distribution network. The emphasis is on the safe handling of LNG in the open sea with specific reference to the role of the FPSO and the conversion of standard LNG carriers to FPSO service.
Suitable for: Engineers and managers who are involved with the design of offshore LNG facilities. It will also be of interest to those who may have a future need to understand the challenges and technologies being applied to this new area of the offshore industry.
Key Topics Covered:
- Physical Properties of LNG
- Challenges of Offshore LNG Production
- Conversion of Natural Gas to LNG
- LNG Storage
- LNG Transfer
- LNG Loading and Offloading
- Offshore Reception Terminals