BG Group Ships First LNG From QCLNG Train 2 In Australia

SOURCE: BG Group | 13 July 2015

BG Group plc (LSE: BG.L), a world leader in exploration and LNG, today announces it has started up and loaded its first LNG from the second production train at the Queensland Curtis LNG (QCLNG) facility in Australia. The first LNG from Train 2 set sail on the Maran Gas Posidonia.

BG Group Assumes Operational Control Of QCLNG And Meets Pre-Conditions For Pipeline Sale

SOURCE: BG Group | 21 May 2015

BG Group today announces that operational control of Train 1 at its Queensland Curtis LNG plant has been formally transferred to QGC, BG Group's Australian subsidiary, from Bechtel Australia, which constructed the facility.

Bechtel Completes Installation Of Modules For LNG Train At Australian Facility

SOURCE: Bechtel | 09 July 2014

Bechtel has successfully delivered and installed all of the modules for the first liquefied natural gas production train at the GLNG facility on Curtis Island in Queensland. The successful installation marks a major milestone in the construction of the plant, which will consist of two production trains.

Bechtel Wins Prestigious Engineering And Technology Innovation Award

SOURCE: Bechtel | 08 April 2014

Bechtel has won a CETI Award for the company’s innovative use of RFID technology on the liquefied natural gas projects Bechtel is building on Curtis Island in Queensland, Australia.

Key 2013 Milestone Achieved At Queensland Curtis LNG Project

SOURCE: BG Group | 19 December 2013

BG Group today announced it had successfully reached a key milestone in development of the Queensland Curtis LNG (QCLNG) project, with first gas transported from the Surat Basin coal seam gas fields onto Curtis Island where the liquefaction terminal is located.

Jacobs Awarded Contract From QGC

SOURCE: Jacobs Engineering Group | 26 November 2013

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today it has been awarded a contract from QGC, part of BG Group plc (LSE: BG.L), a world leader in natural gas. QGC is one of the major proponents in the rapidly developing coal seam gas (CSG) to liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry in Australia.

Transactions Completed With CNOOC For QCLNG Stake And LNG Supply

SOURCE: BG Group | 11 November 2013

BG Group today announced it has completed transactions with China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) for the sale of additional interests in the Queensland Curtis LNG (QCLNG) project in Australia for US$1.93 billion. Under a separate agreement, BG Group will also supply CNOOC with an additional 5 million tonnes per annum of liquefied natural gas (LNG).

Thiess And QGC Sign Landmark QCLNG Contract

SOURCE: Thiess | 06 September 2013

Thiess has been awarded a landmark $1.8 billion contract by coal seam gas producer QGC for construction of gas compression facilities and associated works for the QCLNG project in the Surat Basin.

Binding Agreements Signed For QCLNG Stake Sale And LNG Supply

SOURCE: BG Group | 06 May 2013

BG Group today announced it has signed binding agreements with China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) for the sale of certain additional interests in the Queensland Curtis LNG (QCLNG) project in Australia for $1.93 billion and for the supply of an additional 5 million tonnes per annum of liquefied natural gas (LNG).

Transfield Services Awarded A$200 Million CSG Contract With QGC

SOURCE: Transfield Services | 08 November 2012

Transfield Services has been awarded a A$200 million contract to provide maintenance and operations services to QGC Pty Limited’s upstream coal seam gas (CSG) assets in Queensland.

BG Group Signs Heads Of Agreement For Sale Of QCLNG Stake And New LNG Supply

SOURCE: BG Group | 31 October 2012

BG Group today announces that it has signed a Heads of Agreement (HOA) with China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) for the sale of certain interests in the Queensland Curtis LNG (QCLNG) project in Australia for $1.93 billion and the sale of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from BG Group's global LNG portfolio.

Transfield Services Clough JV Awarded A$80m CSG LNG Contract

SOURCE: Transfield Services | 04 October 2012

Transfield Services, together with 50/50 joint venture partner Clough Limited, has been awarded a construction contract as part of QGC Pty Limited’s Queensland Curtis Liquefied Natural Gas (QCLNG) Project.

First Plant Modules Arrive In Gladstone For QCLNG Project

SOURCE: BG Group | 20 August 2012

BG Group today announced the arrival of the first major pre-fabricated modular components to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant in Gladstone, Australia, representing a significant milestone for the Queensland Curtis LNG project (QCLNG).

Committed Capex For Australian Resources Hits A$260.8 Billion

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 24 May 2012

Committed capital investment in Australia's already booming resources industry hit a record A$260.8 billion (US$254.57 billion) by April 30, the government's Bureau of Resources and Energy Economics said Thursday. The latest capex figure is up 12.5% from Oct. 31 and up 34% on year.

BG Group Seeking Investors For Australia's QGC Natural Gas Project - Bloomberg News

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 07 March 2012

BG Group PLC is seeking investors for its Australian gas business QGC Pty Ltd., Bloomberg News reported Wednesday on its website, citing three unnamed people with knowledge of the matter.

Hochtief Secures 3 US, Australian Contracts Worth About EUR490 Million

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 08 February 2012

German construction company Hochtief Wednesday said its units in Australia and the U.S. have secured three contracts worth around EUR490 million.

Thiess Wins $325M QGC Contract

SOURCE: Leighton Holdings | 08 February 2012

Thiess has won a $325 million contract from coal seam gas explorer and producer QGC Pty Limited to construct gas processing facilities for one of Australia’s largest infrastructure projects.

Petrofac Secures Asset Management Contract With Queensland Gas Company

SOURCE: Petrofac | 21 November 2011

Petrofac, the international oil & gas facilities service provider, has secured a £1.4 million Work Management Systems development & implementation contract with the Queensland Gas Company (QGC), a wholly owned subsidiary of BG Group. The contract, which is the first to be secured alongside local partner Sharp Business Solutions, will see Petrofac’s Plant Asset Management arm play a significant role in the Queensland Curtis Liquefied Natural Gas Project (QCLNG).

Bechtel To Hire 400 Adult Apprentices For LNG Construction

SOURCE: Bechtel | 16 November 2011

Bechtel announced today it will hire an unprecedented 400 adult apprentices for work on construction of the three LNG plants in Gladstone – Queensland Curtis LNG, GLNG, and Australia Pacific LNG. This will be one of the largest single intakes of adult apprentices in Australia’s history and the company will work closely with the Federal Government’s National Apprenticeships Program (NAP) to deliver the opportunities.

Fletcher Building: Iplex Queensland Coal Seam Gas Market Contracts Around A$180 Million

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 28 September 2011

Iplex Pipelines, a recently acquired unit of Fletcher Building, has secured around A$180 million (US$178 million) in supply contracts for the Queensland coal seam gas market, Fletcher Building said Wednesday.

WorleyParsons Fiscal Year Net Profit Rise 25% To A$364.2 Million

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 24 August 2011

Petroleum and mining services group WorleyParsons Ltd. said Wednesday annual net profit rose 25% to A$364.2 million, despite damage from the stronger Australian dollar, instability in the Middle East and natural disasters.

KBR Awarded Engineering Design Services Contract For Australian Coal Seam Gas Pipelines

SOURCE: KBR | 02 June 2011

KBR today announced that it has been selected to execute engineering design services for three coal seam gas (CSG) pipelines designed to carry CSG from gasfields in central Queensland, Australia to an export facility on Curtis Island. The project will be executed for the McConnell Dowell/CCC joint venture (MCJV) on behalf of clients Queensland Curtis LNG (QCLNG) and Asia Pacific LNG (APLNG).

BG Group, Chubu Electric Seal LNG Supply Pact

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 06 May 2011

BG Group PLC and Chubu Electric Power Co. said Friday they have signed a binding deal under which BG will sell the Japanese utility up to 122 cargoes, or about 8.54 million metric tons, of liquefied natural gas over 21 years, starting in 2014.

AMEC Company Qedi Awarded Its First Major Coal Seam Gas Project Contract In Australia

SOURCE: AMEC | 26 April 2011

Oil and gas commissioning and technology specialist qedi, part of AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, has underpinned its position in the Australian market by being awarded a key contract on a high-profile coal seam gas storage project.

ABB Wins $58 Million Oil And Gas Order In Australia

SOURCE: ABB | 11 April 2011

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won a $58 million order from QGC Pty Limited, a BG Group business, to provide integrated automation, safety and telecommunications systems and related equipment for a new upstream coal seam gas project in Queensland, Australia. ABB was appointed the main automation contractor for the project.

BG Halts Pipeline Work For US$15 Billion Australia LNG Project

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 23 March 2011

BG Group PLC said Wednesday that it has halted construction of a pipeline connecting gas fields in Queensland state to its planned US$15 billion gas export terminal on the coast due to environmental concerns.

Shell Offers Japan Fuel Help, Sees Higher LNG Prices

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 15 March 2011

Anglo-Dutch oil major Royal Dutch Shell PLC stands ready to help Japan with its fuel needs in the wake of the devastation wreaked on its energy infrastructure by last week's earthquake and tsunami, the firm's chief executive Peter Voser said Tuesday.

BG Group And Tokyo Gas Sign 20 Year LNG Sales Pact

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 07 March 2011

BG Group PLC, said Monday that it has signed a sales agreement with Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd. concluding negotiations announced in March 2010 for the supply of 1.2 million tons of Liquefied Natural Gas or LNG a year for 20 years from 2015.

Tokyo Gas Signed Contract To Buy 1.2 Million Tons/Year Curtis LNG

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 07 March 2011

Tokyo Gas Co. said it signed a contract Monday with BG Group to buy 1.2 million metric tons a year of liquefied natural gas for 20 years from 2015 from BG's Curtis LNG project in Queensland, Australia.

BG Group Reaffirms Exploration And Production Growth Range

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 08 February 2011

BG Group PLC, a natural gas company, reported Tuesday its 2020 growth program is well on track, and reaffirmed its Exploration and Production, or E&P, long-term average growth range of 6% - 8% out to 2020, with the 7% mid-point now achievable from existing discoveries alone.

Gladstone LNG Partners Approve $16 Billion Australian Project

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 13 January 2011

In a move to capitalize on rapidly growing energy demand in Asia, a consortium led by Santos Ltd. gave final approval Thursday to a US$16 billion liquefied natural gas terminal in Australia's flooded Queensland state.

Origin Energy In Talks To Sell Queensland LNG Stakes - Report

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 17 December 2010

Origin Energy Ltd. is in talks to sell stakes in its Queensland liquefied natural gas project with China's Sinopec, Thailand's PTT and others, The Australian newspaper reported Saturday, without citing sources.

Kogas Lifts Australia Gas Venture Sales Above US$120 Billion

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 17 December 2010

Erasing doubts about Asian buyers' appetite for natural gas sourced from coal seams, a major Australian gas export venture said Friday it has sales deals worth US$120 billion in place after signing up Korea Gas Corp. as a major customer.

Planned Capex In Australia Resources Sector Hits Record A$132.9 Billion -Abare

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 18 November 2010

Planned capital spending in Australia's minerals and energy sector has hit a record A$132.9 billion, an increase of 21% in six months, according to a government research group.

Worley Parsons Awarded Contract For QGC’s Queensland Curtis LNG Project

SOURCE: EPC Engineer | 02 November 2010

WorleyParsons announced today that it has been awarded a contract to provide detailed engineering and procurement services for the upstream gas field facilities and related infrastructure associated with QGC’s Queensland Curtis LNG Project.

BG Group Upgrades Brazil Reserves; 3Q Net Profit Up

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 02 November 2010

LONDON -(Dow Jones)- BG Group PLC (BG.LN) Tuesday upgraded its Brazilian oil and gas reserves estimate by about a third and reported a 6.7% rise in third-quarter net profit due to strong performance in its liquefied natural gas business.

Australia Government Delays Queensland LNG Approvals

SOURCE: Dow Jones Newswires | 14 July 2010

Australia's government on Wednesday delayed by three months its decision on granting environmental approval to Santos Ltd.'s (STO.AU) Gladstone liquefied natural gas project and BG Group Plc's (BG.LN) Queensland Curtis LNG development.

QGC To Commit To More Than US$3 Billion In Contracts For Queensland Curtis LNG Project

SOURCE: QGC | 07 February 2010

QGC, a BG Group business, will commit to contracts for long-lead items valued at more than US$3 billion in the first half of 2010 as it advances plans for its Queensland Curtis LNG Project on Curtis Island near Gladstone.

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