Polskie LNG Plans LNG Bunkering in new Swinoujście Terminal Expansion

| Poland: Świnoujście | Source: Polskie LNG

Polskie LNG terminal at SwinoujsciePolskie LNG has launched a tender procedure to select the contractor of the fourth project under the LNG Terminal Expansion Program, being the construction of an additional jetty. The additional facility will include measures to allow for the introduction of Liquified Natural Gas bunkering to meet the increased opportunity from natural gas-fuelled shipping. Read more »

Taino Joins El Coquí for LNG Bunkering at JAXPort

| USA: Jacksonville FL | Source: Eagle LNG

Crowley LNG-powered ConRo El Coqui bunkering Dec 2018Eagle LNG’s Talleyrand LNG Bunker Station, a state-of-the-art marine LNG bunkering facility at JAXPort (Jacksonville Port Authority) in Florida, has achieved another milestone as it fuels Crowley’s newest ConRo ship, Taino. The operation marks Eagle LNG as the domestic leader in LNG bunkering for the maritime industry. Read more »

Gazprom Prepares for LNG Bunkering Market

| Russia: Moscow | Source: Gazprom
Portovaya compressor station

Portovaya compressor station

Gazprom continues to build the LNG production, storage and shipment complex near the Portovaya compressor station on the Russian coast of the Baltic Sea in the Portovaya Bay near Vyborg, Leningrad Oblast. It is planned to use the plant’s output to, inter alia, bunker marine vessels in Russia. Read more »

Keppel O&M to Build LNG Bunker Vessel for Baltic Operations

| Keppel O&M | Source: Keppel O&M

Keppel MTD 5800V LNG designKeppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) reports that its wholly-owned subsidiaries Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd (Keppel Singmarine) and Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard) have been contracted to supply design and construction of an ice-class LNG bunker vessel.  Read more »

LNG Bunkering Soon a Reality for Greek Shipping

| Greece: Athens | Source: DEPA
Port of Piraeus

Port of Piraeus

Public Gas Corporation of Greece SA (DEPA) has signed a grant agreement with Europe Union’s Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) for the construction of the first Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunkering vessel for the Port of Piraeus, the largest Greek seaport and one of the biggest in the Mediterranean Sea and Europe. Read more »

Gujarat Leads India’s Efforts to Become a Natural Gas Based Economy (Part 2)

| India: Gandhinagar | Source: Darshan Soni
Petronet offers LNG bunkering at Kochi Terminal

Petronet LNG offers LNG bunkering at Kochi Terminal

Gujarat, a state in Western India renowned for its diversity of enterprise and business acumen, has been a determined leader for gas-fuelled energy diversification. It is home to 469 CNG filling stations and 1 million natural gas vehicles.

This is the second and concluding article about Gujarat and India’s transition to natural gas for transportation.

PART 2: INDIA – AN OCEAN OF OPPORTUNITIES IN NATURAL GAS & RNG Read more »

PETRONAS 2019-2021 Activity Outlook Informs of LNG Bunkering Strategy

| Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur | Source: PETRONAS
M.V. Kairos - LNG Bunker Vessel

LNG-fuelled M.V. Kairos

As a major player in the LNG business, PETRONAS is well-positioned to support the strategic intent for Malaysia to become the regional LNG bunkering hub, so the company declares in its 2019-2021 Activity Outlook. Efforts are now being put in place towards advocating LNG as the preferred marine fuel of choice. Read more »

ABS and KOMERI MoU Advances Safety of LNG as Fuel

| Korea: Busan | Source: ABS

Fuel Gas Compressor Package Test FacilityIn an industry first, ABS signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Korea Marine Equipment Research Institute (KOMERI) to create a new facility dedicated to improving the safety of LNG as fuel. ABS and KOMERI will collaborate on research at the shoreside facility, which will allow shipowners to safely test fuel gas and bunkering systems, under actual loading conditions, prior to installation onboard. Read more »

INPEX-ADNOC MoU Addresses LNG Bunkering in UAE

| Japan and UAE | Source: INPEX

INPEX and ADNOC sign agreement re LNG bunkering provisionINPEX Corporation (INPEX), Japan’s largest exploration and production (E&P) company, says it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with ADNOC Logistics & Services to form an Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunkering partnership in United Arab Emirates. Read more »

Two More Dual-fuel LNG Carrier-Bunker Vessels by Keppel for Stolt-Nielsen

| Singapore | Source: Keppel Offshore & Marine

Stott-Nielsen LNG carrier - Bunker VesselKeppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) through its wholly-owned subsidiary Keppel Singmarine, signed two additional contracts with Stolt-Nielsen Gas B.V. (Stolt-Nielsen Gas), a subsidiary of Stolt-Nielsen Limited, according to their October press release. The vessels will be LNG-powered and capable of LNG bunkering. Read more »