Fundamentals and Structure of the LNG Business, Calgary, October 2, 2013

Venue: Calgary - Downtown

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Event Date/Time: Oct 02, 2013 / 8:30 am - (MST) End Date/Time: Oct 02, 2013 / 4:30 pm - (MST)
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This 1-day course is designed to familiarize participants with the basic aspects of the LNG production chain, reviewing the field development, the LNG production facility, the shipping fleet and regasification terminals. The course will also describe the formulation steps of a typical LNG project where the certification of reserves plays an important role in obtaining the financial aspect of the project secured. This course is ideally suited to business development, and technical personnel who have had limited exposure in this area, or for professionals involved in other areas of the petroleum industry who require a comprehensive overview of the LNG Production chain.

A complete set of course materials and lunches are included.

Course Outline

  • The Elements of the LNG Chain
  • Project Structures and Formation – Financing
  • The Upstream Processing Chain
  • Gas Treating and Conditioning
  • Gas Liquefaction Cycles Technologies
  • Storage and Marine Terminal Facilities
  • Overview of Typical LNG Train Facility
  • LNG Shipping
  • Receiving Terminal Facilities
  • LNG Peak Shaving Plants
  • New Trends: Small and Medium Size LNG Plants- Floating LNG


Date: October 2, 2013 Length: 1 day (8:30 AM - 4:30 PM)

Location: Calgary, AB

CEU: 0.8 Continuing Education Units

PDH: 8 Professional Development Hours

Certificate: Certificate Issued Upon Completion

Fee: $ 895.00 CAD

Instructor: Jorge Foglietta


Calgary - Downtown

Conference Speakers

Jorge Foglietta has more than thirty six years of experience in process technology and project engineering for the hydrocarbon processing industries. His specific fields of experience include gas processing, petroleum refining and LNG. He has held engineering positions and executive responsibilities that included strategic technology planning, technology development, process design, evaluation of facilities, design and selection of process equipment, safety analysis, construction, plant start-ups and operations troubleshooting. Jorge earned an MS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1976. He is a member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the Advisory Committee of the Laurance Reid Gas Conditioning Conference, and Co-Chair of the Facilities Design Forum of the Gas Processors Association (GPA).