NiQuan GTL

NiQuan GTL will be located in Trinidad at the Pointe-a-Pierre refinery.  It will have a 2,400 nameplate capacity with a product slate split approximately 80/20 between GTL fuel and GTL naphtha.  The plant is about 90% complete and was acquired by NiQuan following a formal process after the initial project went into receivership.

NiQuan GTL will use Emerging Fuel Technology's fixed bed Fischer-Tropsch process.

The EPC contractor is Black & Veatch and the Owner's Engineer is CH2M.

Country Benefits

NiQuan GTL will deliver a range of benefits to Trinidad and Tobago.  These include:

  • A practical demonstration of Trinidad and Tobago's ability to successfully develop and execute challenging energy projects involving innovative technologies.
  • Clean, high quality fuel products which will benefit the consumer and the environment.
  • Revenues to the National Gas Company (NGC) for natural gas purchases for the plant over the economic life (25 years) of the project.
  • Remittances, tax and other statutory dues over the economic life of the project.
  • Circa TT$800 million of new direct inward investment into Trinidad and Tobago.
  • Circa 700 jobs during the construction phase (18 - 24 months).
  • Circa 65 skilled permanent jobs plus additional supply chain jobs.

NiQuan Energy LLC

1627 K St, NW Suite 901
Washington, DC 20006
United States

 P  202-296-1616  |  F 202-318 7776

NiQuan Energy Trinidad Limited

11 Albion, Corner Dere & Albion Streets
Port-of-Spain
Trinidad and Tobago

+868 224 3580