1 - Lahad Datu Regas Terminal


EPP 1 : LAHAD DATU REGASIFICATION TERMINAL (LD RGT)

To develop a facilities to receive, store and vaporize imported LNG with a maximum capacity of 0.76 MTPA (up to 100 mmscfd) and supply the natural gas to the Power Plant  
   

EPP 1 : LAHAD DATU REGASIFICATION TERMINAL
(LD RGT)


Key outcomes of the EPP / KPIs
Availability of natural gas supply at east coast of Sabah including Sandakan, Lahad Datu and Tawau (also along the route)
Transfer of technology and knowledge to local manpower and contractors who are involved with this project
Spurring the economy along the pipeline

Key Challenges
Transporting major equipment and bulk materials from Sandakan to Lahad Datu (~200km)
Shortage of capable manpower due to simultaneous construction of LD power plant
Available manpower are lack of re-gas terminal construction skills (special)
Potential security threat with historical events of pirates attack towards workers and
equipment
Coordination for safety and evacuation during emergency with local authorities

What needs to be done?
Construction period of LNG Storage Tank which is the critical path of the project (normally
will take up to 24 months)
Front End phase of a project, where activities are mainly focused towards project planning
and contracting/bidding activities for the appointment of Frond End Engineering Design
Consultant expected in mid-October 2011
Evaluate and finalize the land lease of the reclaimed land of the proposed site with POIC.
Site Reclamation works is expected to start by Q1 2012

Mitigation Plan
Improvement of the road condition from Sandakan to Lahad Datu or consider for
permanent/temporary jetty at Lahad Datu
Proper education planning to prepare and develop the skilled and semi skilled manpower
Collaboration with state authorities to tighten the security along the coast lines

 

 Edited on Saturday November 30, 2013 02:41:46 PM  by Michael

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