Houston, Texas, USA – 20 April, 2013: RasGas Company Limited's (RasGas) delegation shared its market views as well as technical expertise at the 17th International Conference and Exhibition on Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG 17), held in Houston, Texas, USA from the 16th - 19th of April.
Participating in a panel discussion on the inaugural day of the four-day convention, Chief Executive Officer, Hamad Rashid Al Mohannadi, provided insights into the Global LNG industry's challenges and opportunities for the next decade. Noting that demands for LNG appears to be on the increase, he projected that the greatest challenge will lie in securing supply that will satisfy this demand.
Al Mohannadi concluded his speech by encouraging stronger industry advocacy efforts and restating RasGas' commitment to being a flexible, safe and reliable supplier of LNG.
Sharing more technical and practical aspects of RasGas' business, Engineering Specialist, Stuart Christie delivered a poster presentation imparting experience that the Company has gained with operation of LNG ultrasonic flow metres. The presentation included an analysis of the reduction in measurement uncertainty and the corresponding improvement in allocation of LNG.
Reliability Senior Advisor Nicholas White and Machinery and Onshore Development Manager Divyesh Master, jointly presented their white paper on RasGas' feasibility study for mitigation of seasonal production loss which could reach up to 5 per cent during the hot summer months.
The triennial event brings together over 5,000 industry professionals as well as 10,000 trade visitors. This is RasGas' fourth consecutive participation in the industry event for which it is also a platinum sponsor.