Courtesy of Kitimat LNG The Kitimat LNG facility is one of a handful seeking to export Canada's natural gas to Asian markets. Courtesy of Kitimat LNG The proposed $5.7-billion Kitimat LNG export terminal received a 50-year export license from Canada's National Energy Board. Related Links: Israel Taps Italian Firm To Build Floating Offshore LNG Terminal DOE OKs Terminal LNG Export Two Canadian energy companies are closer to developing export facilities for liquefied natural gas in the Pacific Northwest, driven by burgeoning demand for natural gas in Asia and vast North American natural-gas reserves. Other companies are also queuing up to
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.