TransCanada Corporation (TRP) announced that it will proceed with construction of the Coastal GasLink pipeline project after a decision to sanction the LNG Canada natural gas liquefaction facility in Kitimat
, British Columbia was announced earlier by the joint venture participants of LNG Canada, a consortium comprised of Shell (RDS.A), PETRONAS, PetroChina (PTR), Mitsubishi Corporation and KOGAS.
As a new town on the Northern British Columbian frontier, Kitimat
represented mid-twentieth-century ideas of industrial resource development and town planning.
The 650-km pipeline would link natural gas fields in northeastern British Columbia to LNG Canada's proposed export project in Kitimat
Rio Tinto reported in early July that it was preparing to ship the first metal from its expanded, modernized Kitimat
aluminum smelter on the northwest coast of British Columbia, Canada.
It accomplished fabrication work for the Kitimat
alumium smelter modernisation project in British Columbia, Canada.
Coastal GasLink plans to construct and operate a 670-kilometre natural gas pipeline from the Groundbirch area near Dawson Creek, BC to the proposed LNG Canada liquefied natural gas export facility near Kitimat
, BC under its USD46bn capital growth plan.
The Northern Gateway pipeline project proposes the construction of 1,178 kilometres of twin diluted bitumen and condensate pipelines from Bruderheim, AB, and a marine terminal near Kitimat
BC, in Haisla Nation Territory.
(NYSE, NASDAQ: APA) has completed the previously disclosed sale of its 50% interest in the Kitimat
LNG project and related upstream acreage in the Horn River and Liard natural gas basins in British Columbia, Canada, to Woodside Petroleum Ltd.
23, PACIFIC TRAIL PIPELINE says it is the first to reach agreement with all First Nations on a proposed 480-kilometre pipeline route intended to deliver natural gas from Summit Lake to Kitimat
Six Provincial Environmental Assessment Certificates have also been issued for LNG projects including the Kitimat
LNG project in Bish Cove.
The LNG Canada project, which would liquefy natural gas in Kitimat
, British Columbia for export to Asian markets, is now undergoing an environmental review.
Even if only two large LNG plants are built - Kitimat
and Prince Rupert being the most likely locations for terminals - they could bring two LNG carriers to the west coast per day, Stephen Brown, president of the Chamber of Shipping of BC quoted as saying.