Alderley FZE, a subsidiary of Alderley PLC, has successfully delivered four helium gas metering skids for the Qatar Gas Helium (II) project.

The helium gas metering skids will be located in the North Field, Qatar, which has a large source of helium and will be the most important facility in the world when completed, providing a third of the six billion cubic feet global annual demand.

The engineering contractor is Chiyoda Alamana Engineering LLC in Qatar.
Alderley FZE scope of supply is for 4 times helium gas metering skids. The metering skids are 2 times 100% in configuration with 6” Ultrasonic flow meters with gas chromatograph and analyser and housing.


Mike Shepherd, General Manager of Alderley FZE comments, “The design and manufacture of helium custody metering skids was a first for Alderley FZE. The project provided new challenges for the Alderley team and we are delighted that together with our client we have been able to provide the best solution to the complex measurement of helium gas.”

The systems have been designed, manufactured and tested at Alderley FZE’s facility in Jebel Ali, United Arab Emirates. Alderley FZE is part of the Alderley Group and is the firm’s largest operating company overseas. Alderley FZE provides the full range of services for engineering, supply and operation of bespoke metering and produced water treatment solutions to the oil and gas industry.