IHI and AFCONS Receive EPC For LNG Tanks In India

IHI Corporation and Afcons Infrastructure Ltd. signed an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract for two liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage tanks for a new facility, HSPEL, in Chhara Port, Gujarat, India.

Each tank will have a capacity of 200 million liters of LNG, the largest in India, and are projected to be completed in 2022.

IHI Plant Services Corporation, a subsidiary of IHI, will complete the work. IHI has constructed 70% of the LNG tanks in India, including its first terminal, Dahej LNG in Gujarat.