HAM’s LNG Nozzle Prototype Eliminates Leakage

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HAM new LNG NozzleSpain’s HAM Group has developed a new Liquefied Natural Gas nozzle to supply fuel to heavy duty vehicles that delivers increased safety while eliminating leakage. Built in aluminium and stainless steel, the prototype design adapts to current refueling systems. In short, no change is required to LNG dispensers or to fuel connectors on vehicles. Read more »

Aspro Launches Low-Flow Compact CNG Compressor

Aspro LF50 CNG CompressorAspro, recently acquired by Inverlat investor Group, has introduced a new low flow compressor family member — the ASPRO LF50 Compressor line for Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) — which meets operating needs for areas that have low gas pressure. Its compact design, with reduced dimensions, allows for an easy and economic transport, handling, installation and maintenance. Read more »

ABS Guide for LNG Bunkering Published

LNG Bunkering (Image: ABS)

LNG Bunkering (Image: ABS)

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), a leading provider of classification and technical services to the marine and offshore industries, has published ABS Guide for LNG Bunkering. This new Guide provides standards for the design, construction and survey of LNG bunkering systems that are on board a vessel. Read more »

Mobile CNG Compressor Funded for Demonstrations in California

Onboard Dynamics mobile CNG compressorSouthern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) reports it has signed a contract with Onboard Dynamics, Inc. (ObDI), an innovator in compressed natural gas (CNG) refueling technology, to fund the demonstration and testing of a new mobile natural gas compressor that is compact, easily transported and itself powered by CNG. It can be used to re-fuel compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles no matter where they are. Read more »

Ultimate CNG Obtains U.S. Patent for FuelMule™ Mobile CNG Station

Ultimate CNG FuelMuleUltimate CNG LLC, a provider of mobile CNG fueling and CNG fleet services based in Oakton, Virginia, has received final U.S. patent approval for its premier mobile CNG fueling asset, the FuelMule™, a fast-fill compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station on a truck. Read more »

U.S. Company Releases of New CNG Compression Technology

J-W Powerfill CNG CompressorJ-W Power Company, based in Addison TX, has developed a new patent-pending compressed natural gas (CNG) technology that it says significantly improves the customer’s fueling experience with decreased fill time at the dispenser. This technology allows the compressor to change the number of stages dynamically to utilize high pressure from storage to yield a higher flow rate.  Read more »

Parker Integrated CNG Fueling Dispenser First Fully Certified

XF70 Fast Fill Commercial and Fleet Dispenser Certified to ANSI/IAS NGV 4.1-99/CSA 12.5-M99 (R2014) – NGV Dispensing Systems

Parker Hannifin’s Veriflo Division/Instrumentation Group has achieved CSA Group certification for its XF70 Fast Fill Commercial and Fleet Dispenser, to ANSI/IAS NGV 4.1-99/CSA 12.5-M99 (R2014) – NGV Dispensing Systems. This makes the XF70 the only commercial and fleet dispenser to achieve the certification. Read more »

CNG Refueling Innovation Receives USD 3 Million Funding

Onboard Dynamics, Inc. (ObDI), an innovator in compressed natural gas (CNG) refueling, is currently pursuing two compressed natural gas refueling solutions — a fully integrated onboard engine-compressor system and a standalone, mobile, self-powered compressor system.  Read more »

GasLiner’s Remote CNG Refuelling System a Response to Europe’s AFI Directive

GasLiner unit on display at TEN-T Day

GasLiner unit on display at Riga’s TEN-T Days

GasLiner, a Latvian company offering off-pipeline solutions for Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) refueling, took part in Riga’s TEN-T Days 2015 recently with a Mobile CNG refuelling system, which together with a dual-fuel bus and two natural gas vehicles was brought to Riga’s Esplanade Park where a CNG refuelling process was performed. The innovative technology uses a liquid piston to transfer the gaseous fuel from one storage unit to another, physically ‘squeezing out’ all the gas from storage cylinders to the cylinders of vehicles. Read more »

Cryostar New LNG Dispenser 2.0 Designed for HD Vehicle Refueling

Cryostar LNG 2.0 dispenserCryostar, supplier of cryogenic equipment for industrial and natural gas applications, has released a new Liquefied Natural gas (LNG) dispenser, incorporating its know-how in LNG refuelling stations technology and capitalizing on its experience acquired from the design and start-up of more than 90 LNG/LCNG fuelling stations worldwide. The LNG Dispenser 2.0 is claimed to be a world-first, designed for fleet operators and for lorry drivers using LNG as a fuel for their trucks. Read more »