NextDecade Corp. named Frank Chapman a nonexecutive, independent director, effective Nov. 1.
Chapman served as chief executive and a board member of British oil and gas company BG Group PLC before he retired from the company in 2013, according to an Oct. 21 news release. He also served as chairman of Golar LNG Ltd. between 2014 and 2015.
NextDecade is developing the proposed Rio Grande LNG facility in Brownsville, Texas, which has a proposed production capacity of 27 million tonnes of LNG per annum. The project's commercial operations are scheduled to begin in 2023.