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ichthys

Greek for ‘fish’; early Christian symbol and mystical charm. See fish. [Christian Symbolism: Brewer Dictionary, 478]
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About 70% of the Ichthys LNG to be delivered to Japan.
SYDNEY -- UGL Limited (ASX: UGL) today announced that in a 50:50 joint venture with EPC firm CH2M HILL it has been awarded a $550 million contract (total JV) by JKC Australia LNG Pty Ltd (a company established by a joint venture between JGC Corporation, KBR and Chiyoda Corporation) for the construction of a combined cycle power plant for the Ichthys liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in the Northern Territory.
INPEX CORPORATION (INPEX) announced today the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project safely completed the offshore pipelay for its 890-kilometer, 42-inch diameter gas export pipeline that began in June 2014.
Ichthys has already got its final investment decision in January, with construction set to begin, Inpex says on its website.
INPEX Operations Australia Pty Ltd is acting as agent for and on behalf of Ichthys LNG Pty Ltd.
Gas from the Ichthys field, in the Browse Basin approximately 200 kilometers offshore Western Australia, will undergo preliminary processing offshore to remove water and extract condensate.
Richard Palmer, Regional Manager for Australia, New Zealand and Papa New Guinea, DNV GL - Oil & Gas said: The transfer of the Ichthys LNG project to operation will mark a significant moment in Australia s oil and gas industry.
With the recent approval of the $34 billion Ichthys project, Australia should also overtake Qatar as the world's top exporter of LNG by around 2017, but the window of opportunity for the giant projects appears to be closing.
The Japanese company Inpex has chosen Blaydin Point on the Middle Arm Peninsula in Darwin for its proposed Ichthys LNG processing facility, which will link to the Ichthys Gas Field via an 850-km pipeline.
INPEX discovered the large Ichthys gascondensate field through a drilling campaign it carried out in WA-285-P during 2000-01.
Intergraph([R]), the leading global provider of enterprise engineering software, and its partner, Skire, have entered into an agreement with INPEX for the purchase of Skire's Unifier[TM] solution for the Ichthys LNG project.
Australia gave environmental approval to Inpex Corp's Ichthys liquefied natural gas project, paving the way for Japan's top oil and gas developer to make a final investment decision on the $20 billion project later this year.