KC LNG Introduces Multi-Trailer LNG Bunker Connector

| Denmark: Aarhus

Kosan Crisplant Y-piece for LNG bunkeringKC LNG, Kosan Crisplant’s LNG division based in Denmark and a provider of small-scale scalable Liquefied Natural Gas solutions, has introduced a Y-piece connector that the company claims cuts truck-to-ship bunkering time by half. The mechanism allows two tank trailers to connect to the ship at the same time and can be expanded to fit four trailers by connecting an additional unit. Read more »

Oasis New Light Duty Fill Valve for Global CNG and Bio-Gas Market

| New Zealand: Tauranga

Oasis Engineering Light Duty CNG Fill Valve and Transit NozzleOasis Engineering, a specialist CNG and product development company situated in the City of Tauranga, New Zealand, has recently released a new Light Duty CNG Fill Valve and Transit Nozzle. Andy Cameron, Managing Director, says the intuitive fill valve and nozzle operation redefines the flow rate standard for NGV gas delivery. Read more »

U.S. DOE Announces $39 million for Innovative Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies R&D

| USA: Washington DC

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has made available up to $39 million in funding to support early stage research and development (R&D) of innovative hydrogen and fuel cell technologies. The work supported through this investment will address key early-stage technical challenges for fuel cells and for hydrogen fuel production, delivery, and storage related to hydrogen infrastructure. Read more »

Kraus Global Introduces Metered CNG Fill Post Systems

| Canada: Winnipeg MB

Kraus CNG metered fill post diagramKraus Global Ltd., a global innovator and manufacturer of alternative fuel dispensing solutions, has introduced Metered CNG Fill Post Systems to the Compressed Natural Gas marketplace. Filling an equipment gap in the industry, this advanced intelligent post control system provides accurate metering from each vehicle hose. Embedded data acquisition architecture reports relevant historical and real time data, providing station owners and fleet managers a customizable summary of the health of the station and fleet. Read more »

DNV GL’s New LNG Test Centre Monitors LNG Fuel Characteristics

| The Netherlands: Groningen

Netherlands_DNV GL gas-chromatographDNV GL, a global quality assurance and risk management company, has opened an LNG test centre to enable safer and more efficient use of LNG. Located in Groningen, the Netherlands, the test centre will enable safer and more efficient use of LNG by supporting stakeholders across the value chain with operational experience and intelligence in addressing the large variations in the properties, density and calorific values among LNG sources globally. Read more »

SEA\LNG Encourages Investment with LNG Bunker Navigator Tool

| Netherlands, Amsterdam and United Kingdom, London

SEA\LNG Bunker Navigator ToolSEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, has launched a new free-to-access online tool to improve understanding of the current, and rapidly evolving, LNG bunkering infrastructure landscape. SEA\LNG says the ‘Bunker Navigator Tool’ will demonstrate infrastructure availability, thereby encouraging further investments in LNG-fuelled ships. Read more »

J-W Power Company Announces Patent of CNG Technology

| USA, Dallas TX

J-W Power CNG Dispensing technologyJ-W Power Company has developed technology that significantly improves compressed natural gas (CNG) fill time at the dispenser. The design has now been protected under U.S. Patent No. 9,765,930 B2 “CNG Fueling System” dated Sept 19, 2017. Read more »

Oasis Engineering Launches NGV1 Light Duty Transit Nozzle

| New Zealand, Tauranga

Oasis Engineering Light Duty Transit Nozzle - NGV1Oasis Engineering, a manufacturer and global supplier of valves and couplings, has launched its new Light Duty NGV1 Transit Nozzle. With improved ergonomics and redesigned operating functions for public station use, the Oasis Light Duty NGV1 Transit Nozzle is set to make waves in the CNG industry. Read more »

Chart and GFW Launch Innovative LNG/Diesel Refueller

| USA, New Prague MN

Chart-GFW LNG-diesel refuelerChart, designer and manufacturer of highly engineered cryogenic equipment, and Ground Force Worldwide (GFW), an international mining equipment manufacturer, have collaborated in the development and launch of the first mobile dual LNG/diesel refueller.  Read more »