Avenir LNG slows down in Sardinia and opens to Brasil

Avenir LNG slows down in Sardinia and opens to Brasil

According to ConferenzaGNL, Avenir LNG, the world’s leading provider of small-scale maritime transport supplies, has been forced to further delay the supply of its LNG coastal depot under construction in the port of Santa Giusta (Oristano), originally scheduled for next summer/autumn. Confirmed the completion of the deposit for August 2020, which however will have to […]

6 Dec 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

LNG in Sardinia: Higas speeding, IVI keeps going, Edison in slight delay

LNG in Sardinia: Higas speeding, IVI keeps going, Edison in slight delay

Works have started in the Higas construction site (80% Avenir LNG – Stolt Nielsen, 10% respectively Gas and Heat and Cpl Concordia) in the port of Santa Giusta (Oristano). The first reinforced concrete platforms were built and will welcome the incoming tanks. Gas and Heat, specialized in cryogenic tanks, has completed the first three (of […]

25 Jul 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Avenir LNG’s bunker vessel now ready to supply methane to Sardinia

Avenir LNG’s bunker vessel now ready to supply methane to Sardinia

On 20 July, at the Keppel Shipyard in Nantong, China, the first of the four 7.500 m3 Avenir LNG’s bunker vessels entered the water – raised by the rising tide. The launching ceremony was attended by representatives of the Norwegian company Stolt Nielsen, founder of Avenir LNG, the world’s leading liquid methane bunker operator, of […]

24 Jul 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

LNG in Genoa: also Cosulich in the Novella-AutogasNord project

LNG in Genoa: also Cosulich in the Novella-AutogasNord project

A recent survey conducted by the specialized online magazine The Medi Telegraph addresses the issue of the “delay” in the availability of LNG in the port of Genoa, while more and more ships that can dock Ligurian ports have chosen to use this fuel. In six months the permitted sulfur content of petroleum fuels cannot […]

1 Jul 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Six companies interested in LNG deposit in the Port of Augusta

Six companies interested in LNG deposit in the Port of Augusta

The market survey launched at the end of 2018 by the Portual Authority (AdSP) of the Eastern Sicilian Sea to identify individuals potentially interested in creating and operating a coastal LNG deposit in the port of Augusta ended positively (read article HERE). The AdSP has announced that within the scheduled time six expressions of interest […]

20 Feb 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Port of Augusta’s interest for a LNG deposit

Port of Augusta’s interest for a LNG deposit

The Eastern Sicilian Sea Port Authority (AdSP), which oversees the Italian Ports of Augusta and Catania under the leadership of the President Andrea Annunziata, in the last weeks of 2018 launched a market survey aimed at identifying subjects potentially interested in construction and management  of an LNG coastal facility in the Port of Augusta. The […]

11 Feb 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Higas LNG deposit in Sardinia finally on the way

Higas LNG deposit in Sardinia finally on the way

Last 30 November was a turning point for the development of Small scale LNG supply chain in the Mediterranean and beyond. With the kicking off the realisation of the LNG bunker facility in the area of the industrial port of Santa Giusta in Oristano the methanisation of Sardinia will soon be a reality. Local and […]

12 Dec 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Edison and PIR together for Small Scale LNG in Italy

Edison announces the establishment together with PIR (Petrolifera Italiana Rumena) of Depositi Italiani GNL, the newco (51% PIR, 49% Edison) that will make the coastal storage of Ravenna, first announced in September 2017, with an investment of 100 million euros. The two companies gave the announcement to the press on November 30th at the historic […]

3 Dec 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Novella, Cosulich and Autogas for LNG bunkering in Genoa

Novella, Cosulich and Autogas for LNG bunkering in Genoa

According to a recent article by Nicola Capuzzo reported by the magazine Ship2Shore a new Genoese alliance would be in progress between the Groups Novella, Cosulich and Autogas, in order to better study the possibility of supplying LNG to cruise ships, ferries and other ships powered by liquefied natural gas, that in the near future […]

17 Oct 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

EU contributions to “Venice LNG facility” increase to 18.5 million euros

EU contributions to “Venice LNG facility” increase to 18.5 million euros

The European Commission has announced a new co-financing of 12.1 million euros in favor of the “Venice LNG facility” project for the construction of a liquefied natural gas terminal in the Port of Venice, presented last April by the Port Authority Authority North Adriatic Sea and the Venice LNG company, as part of the Connecting […]

8 Oct 2018 - ConferenzaGNL