ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Technology, engineering and project management company Neste Jacobs will perform EPCM services to construct Skangass' LNG terminal in Pori, Finland. Neste Jacobs will carry out the Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Management for Skangass during the years 2014 to 2016. The upcoming terminal can store up to 30.000 m³ of liquefied natural gas.
Our cooperation with Neste Jacobs is strong and they have proven their competitiveness to us", says Tommy Mattila, Director of Skangass. "Neste Jacobs is providing us with solutions we need and we are convinced that they are the right partner for us in the Pori LNG Terminal."
"We are very happy about our extensive and continued cooperation with Skangass", says Jarmo Suominen, Managing Director of Neste Jacobs. "Our strategy is to be the leading engineering company in the Nordic countries for gas sector including LNG and we think it is fair to say that being awarded this contract of Pori Terminal proves that we are on the right track in implementing this target."
For more information, please contact:
Jarmo Suominen, Managing Director, Neste Jacobs Oy, tel + 358 50 458 3399
Tommy Mattila, Director, Marketing and Sales, Skangass , tel + 358 40 581 9247
Neste Jacobs in brief
Neste Jacobs is a preferred solution provider of high-quality technology, engineering and project services for a wide range of industries in the oil and gas, petrochemicals, chemicals and biotechnology fields. We have more than 50 years of experience in technology development and industrial investment projects as well as maintenance and performance improvement in Europe, North and South America, Asia and the Middle East. In addition to the Nordic countries we are looking to grow in the expanding markets of the Middle East and Russia in particular. We employ some 1.000 professionals globally.
Skangass in brief
Skangass is the leading player in the Nordic LNG market. The company was established in 2007. In 2013 the company reported a turnover of €145 million and had approximately 50 employees. Skangass has entered into a long-term supply contract with Lyse concerning the use of the LNG production plant in Risavika, Norway. The plant produces an annual total of 300,000 tonnes of LNG. Skangass is owned by Gasum Corporation (51%) and Lyse Energi AS (49%). www.skangass.com
Source:Neste Oil Corporation