January 15, 2014 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi – January 15, 2014: Dolphin Energy Limited today announced it had signed a long term agreement with GASAL Q.S.C. to provide Dolphin Energy with the required quantities of Nitrogen (N2), up to a cumulative instantaneous flow rate of 10,000 Nm3/h to help enhance operational safety and reliability.
The Nitrogen Contract Quantity agreement was signed at Dolphin Energy Tower by Mr. Adel Ahmed Albuainain, General Manager, Dolphin Energy, Qatar and Manuel Binoist, GASAL CEO.
The ceremony was attended by Bernardo Neri, Gasal Commercial Director, Jerome Guichard, GASAL Large Industries Project Owner Representative, Detlef Wintershole, GASAL Industrial Director and Sahbi Amara, GASAL Business Development Manager -LI from Gasal and a number of senior managers from Dolphin Energy; Ibrahim Jeham Al Kuwari, Deputy General Manager; Ajlan Eid Al-Enazi, DVP- Public Relations; Abdulla M. Al Hassan Al Sulaiti, Business Support Manager and Hamad Abel, Senior Manager P&C-Qatar.
The agreement is for fifteen years, effective twenty four months after signing the contract. Dolphin Energy and GASAL will provide necessary infrastructure, modifications and miscellaneous works.
Commenting on the signing agreement, Mr. Albuainain said: “We are delighted to sign this agreement as it marks another significant milestone in the history of Dolphin Energy. We have a track record of working with best in class entities and welcome GASAL to the list of Dolphin Energy’s partners.”
“This agreement will ensure the smooth flow of the Nitrogen gas required for Dolphin Energy’s operations to further enhance the level of safety and security,” Mr. Albuainain continued.
Mr. Binoist added: “GASAL is proud to have been selected by Dolphin Energy for the supply of its nitrogen requirements in Ras Laffan. This long term supply agreement, using GASAL’s extended pipeline network, provides both parties with an opportunity to reinforce their respective industrial footprint and develop operational synergies. It is also a demonstration of GASAL’s commitment and efforts to promote energy efficiency and support the development of the Qatari industry.”