When Cheniere Energy Partners LP planned its original regasification plant on the Gulf of Mexico, the United States was one of world’s largest importers of natural gas. Booming gas output from the country's shale formations subsequently turned that market around.
Bechtel built and expanded the Sabine Pass LNG receiving terminal between 2005 and 2009. Now we’re adding liquefaction capability so that the terminals’ storage tanks, shipping berths, and pipelines can be used for LNG exports.
Five LNG trains are operational with a sixth train under development.