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Siemens BOG compressor picked for NLNG plant

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Siemens Energy has been contracted to provide a cryogenic boil-off gas (BOG) compression train for Nigeria LNG’s facility on Bonny Island. Illustration only (Courtesy of Nigeria LNG) The solution will play a key role in providing additional BOG handling capability and spares for the existing system, Siemens said in…

HHLA’s sustainability strategy on track with new battery-powered AGVs

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Germany’s terminal operator Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) to implement its sustainability strategy at its terminal facilities in Hamburg. Six further green energy charging stations for battery-powered automated container transporters (AGV) and sixteen additional lithium-ion AGVs will be put into operation at the HHLA Container Terminal Altenwerder (CTA)…

Total starts LNG-fueling station construction in the Netherlands

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Total Nederland and PitPoint.LNG kicked off the construction of a new multiple-energy truck station in Deventer. Alongside the traditional fuels on offer, this multiple-energy station will at first be equipped with LNG, PitPoint said in its statement. The multiple-energy truck station, planned to be operational December 2020, will be…

Shell opens its fifth LNG-fueling station in Germany

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic The Hague-based giant Shell has expanded its LNG fueling network in Germany with a new station in Kirchheim unter Teck. Courtesy of Shell The new facility, Shell’s fifth in Germany was opened on Monday, August 31. It is the first LNG-fueling station in Baden-Württemberg. Shell also noted it is…

Rolande, G&V Energy open LNG fueling station in Antwerp

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic The Dutch LNG market player Rolande has opened its first LNG station in Belgium together with partner G&V Energy Group. Courtesy of Rolande The partners join forces to be able to create a covering LNG network in Belgium, Rolande said in its statement on Friday. The first LNG station…

Schottel to supply pump jets for additional Mystic Cruises newbuilds

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Germany’s propulsion manufacturer Schottel has won a contract to supply pump jets for five additional expedition cruise ships — with option to include a sixth — for Portuguese cruise line Mystic Cruises. Image Courtesy: Schottel Two pump jets will be installed aboard each of the 126-meter-long and 19-meter-wide luxury…

China’s SPIC buys into Brazilian LNG power project

Rate this article By Mirza Duran A unit of China’s State Power Investment Corporation has purchased stakes in two plants as part of a Brazilian LNG-to-power project located in Rio De Janeiro. GNA I (Image: Gas Natural Acu) SPIC Brasil entered the deal with the project operator, Gas Natural Acu. GNA is a venture consisting…

Germany playing catch-up in LNG-fueled long-haul market

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic The distribution of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as fuel for long-distance haulage has only recently started gaining momentum in Germany. Courtesy of Iveco The segment has been experiencing a boom across Europe for a while, German LNG Terminal, the joint venture aiming to build and operate an LNG terminal…

Nikkiso nabs Russian LNG project job

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Nikkiso Cryogenic Industries has been contracted to supply all the cryogenic pumps in a major liquefaction terminal under construction in Russia. Courtesy of Nikkiso The company noted that it has also established a new office in Moscow in order to support LNG and petrochemical customers in the Russian market,…