King & Spalding Advises Freeport LNG on FEED Contract (USA)
King & Spalding said it has advised Freeport LNG Expansion in a front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract with a joint venture comprised of Zachry Industrial and CB&I for the engineering and design of the Freeport Liquefaction Project near Freeport, Texas.
The contract calls for the engineering and design of three LNG liquefaction trains and corresponding pretreatment facilities to be located near the existing Freeport LNG regasification terminal. Each liquefaction train would be rated at 4.4 million tons per year.
King & Spalding partner Scott A. Greer, who leads the firm’s global construction transactional practice, and global transactions associate Robert B. Garner represented Freeport LNG. Both lawyers are resident in the firm’s Houston office.
LNG World News Staff, February 16, 2012; Image: Freeport LNG