Sempra LNG has appointed Michael VanderMate as vice president of engineering and construction for Sempra LNG.

“Mike’s wealth of leadership experience with carrying out large-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) export projects, pipelines and associated infrastructure will help to bring Sempra LNG’s five strategically located natural gas liquefaction projects to reality,” said Carlos Ruiz Sacristán, chairman and CEO of Sempra North American Infrastructure.

VanderMate joins Sempra LNG with 34 years of experience in engineering, construction, commissioning, project management and business management. He has spent most of his career with Bechtel, one of the largest privately held engineering, procurement and construction firms in the world and a well-respected LNG contractor. 

VanderMate has more than a decade of experience with executing U.S. and global multibillion-dollar LNG projects, including other relevant experience. He has worked in numerous locations, including the U.S. Gulf Coast, Mexico, Canada, South America and Australia.

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22nd April 2019