Cryogas-Vysotsk LNG project in Russia commences full-scale production

26/04/2019 09:40 LNG


Novatek and its joint venture partner Gazprombank Cryogas-Vysotsk have started full-scale production of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Cryogas-Vysotsk LNG project in the Leningrad Region of Russia.

The Cryogas-Vysotsk LNG project, which is located along the Baltic Sea in the port of Vysotsk, has been built with an investment of around RUB54bn ($840m).


Cryogas-Vysotsk has an initial design capacity of 660 thousand tons of LNG per annum.


The medium-tonnage LNG project features a natural gas liquefaction complex – made up of two production lines, each having a capacity of 330 thousand tons of LNG per year. Also part of the Russian LNG project are a 42,000 m3 LNG storage tank and an offloading berth which can handle LNG carriers with a capacity of up to 30 thousand cubic meters.


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