Pearl Gas to Liquid (GTL) is the largest project ever launched in Qatar. It the world’s largest GTL plant and cements Qatar’s place as the GTL capital of the world.
The Qatargas 4 LNG project is being developed by Qatargas on behalf of shareholders QP and Shell (30 per cent). The project combines Shell’s global leadership amongst private energy companies in LNG with Qatar’s vision to become the world’s largest LNG supplier.
Shell has established a world-class research and development facility and a learning centre at the Qatar Science & Technology Park. Shell has been appointed by Qatar Gas Transport Company (known as Nakilat) as shipping and maritime services provider for one of the most significant fleets in the global LNG business. A key element of the agreement is the commitment to develop Nakilat’s shipping expertise.