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Novatek and TechnipFMC sign EPC contract for LNG plant

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MOSCOW, May 20 (Reuters) - Russia's largest private gas producer Novatek said on Monday that its joint venture Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC have agreed construction of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant.

The contract terms provide for the launch of the first train of the project in 2023, Novatek said.

(Reporting by Polina Devitt, writing by Maria Tsvetkova, editing by Louise Heavens)