Wheatstone Project

Project Overview

The Chevron-operated Wheatstone Project is one of Australia’s largest resource developments and the nation’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) hub.

Wheatstone’s onshore facilities are located 12 kilometres (km) west of Onslow on the Pilbara coast of Western Australia. The foundation project consists of two LNG trains with a combined capacity of 8.9 million tonnes per annum (MTPA), and a domestic gas plant.

The project was sanctioned in late 2011, with first shipment of LNG announced in October 2017.


  • Project Name
    Wheatstone Project
  • Location
  • Scope or work
    Bhagwan Marine were heavily involved on the marine side as summarised below;

    • Works: Tugs & Crew Transfer Vessels
    • Area of Operations: Wheatstone
    • Client: BAM Clough
    • Period: 2 Years
    • Works: Tugs, Utility Vessels, Crew Transfer Vessels
    • Area of Operations: Dampier
    • Client: Bechtel
    • Period: 3 Years