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

Europe needs methane, heavy goods vehicles need LNG

Europe needs methane, heavy goods vehicles need LNG

by Diego Gavagnin Europe has set itself the very ambitious goal of decarbonisation (no more carbon emissions, therefore no burning of coal, oil and methane) by 2050: only 30 years to go, the so called energy transition. The objective is to reduce or eliminate the risk of human-induced climate change. Obviously it’s not so much […]

30 Oct 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

An Interview with | Observatoire Méditerranéen de l’Energie OME

An Interview with | Observatoire Méditerranéen de l’Energie OME

We interviewed Houda Ben Jannet Allal, General Director OME (Observatoire Méditerranéen de l’Energie), who will attend the fifth International Conference on Small Scale LNG, an event promoted by ConferenzaGNL® next 15/16 May in Naples, Mostra D’Oltremare. What will be OME involvement and role into the works of the Conference? OME pioneered the organization of cross cutting […]

8 May 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Pavilion Energy Conducts Singapore’s First STS LNG Bunkering

Pavilion Energy Conducts Singapore’s First STS LNG Bunkering

Singapore’s integrated energy company Pavilion Energy has performed the first commercial ship-to-ship LNG bunkering in the Port of Singapore. The operation comprised a reload of 2,000 m3 of LNG onto a small-scale tanker at the newly-modified Secondary Jetty of the Singapore LNG (SLNG) Terminal, followed by a ship-to-ship transfer to the receiving heavy-lift commercial vessel. […]

3 May 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

An Interview with | OLT Offshore LNG Toscana

An Interview with | OLT Offshore LNG Toscana

We interviewed Alessandro Fino, Managing Director OLT Offshore LNG Toscana, the company which manages the floating storage and regasification unit “FSRU Toscana”. “FSRU Toscana” is permanently moored off the Italian coast – between Livorno and Pisa- in the heart of the Mediterranean Sea. What role does the Small Scale LNG play for Italy? The new International […]

2 May 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

LNG-fuelled cruise ships now in Italy

LNG-fuelled cruise ships now in Italy

Cruise passengers can now choose to embark from Civitavecchia or from La Spezia on the AIDAnova ship, currently the largest cruise ship in the world that can use liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the Mediterranean. Aida Cruiser is a shipping company controlled by Costa Crociere, a company owned by Carnival Corporation, one of the world’s […]

29 Apr 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

LNG as marine fuel: why it is a true revolution

LNG as marine fuel: why it is a true revolution

by Diego Gavagnin | ConferenzaGNL The development of shipping powered by liquid methane will be one of the main themes of the upcoming “The Small Scale LNG Use, Euro-Mediterranean Conference & Expo” (Napoli, 15-16 May 2019), with the the urgency to plan the necessary LNG supply structure for ships at the center of the debate. The […]

25 Apr 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Ship-to-ship LNG bunkering for two AET’s Oil Tankers in Rotterdam

Ship-to-ship LNG bunkering for two AET’s Oil Tankers in Rotterdam

The Singapore shipping company AET Tankers revealed that its two new LNG dual-fuel sister Aframaxes undertook their first ship-to-ship LNG bunkering in Port of Rotterdam, earlier in April. According to the company, the 113,000 dwt oil and chemical tankers Eagle Brasilia and Eagle Bintulu conducted their first call to a port in Europe as they […]

24 Apr 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Avenir LNG switches order for LNG carrier duo from Keppel to SOE shipyard

Avenir LNG switches order for LNG carrier duo from Keppel to SOE shipyard

Avenir LNG Ltd has announced the signing of contracts with Nantong CIMC Sinopacific Offshore & Engineering Co. Ltd. (SOE) for the construction of two 7,500 cbm LNG carriers, at its Nantong, China shipyard, with options to build two more. Delivery of the two LNG new buildings is scheduled for May and August 2021. The ships are […]

23 Apr 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

New LNG plant in Brescia; Iveco 460 to Trailer Spa and Angelo Rattini

New LNG plant in Brescia; Iveco 460 to Trailer Spa and Angelo Rattini

The 44th Italian LNG and L-CNG distribution facility was inaugurated in Brescia, built by Ferlina Srl, a subsidiary of Iclam di Montichiari, which since 1978 has been dealing in the distribution of petroleum products. The plant was built by Ham Italia, which will also supply liquid methane for an 80 m3 cryogenic tank. The delivery […]

18 Apr 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Renewable LNG pushes natural gas uses

Renewable LNG pushes natural gas uses

by Diego Gavagnin | ConferenzaGNL During “The Small Scale LNG Use, Euro-Mediterranean Conference & Expo” (Naples, Mostra d’Oltremare 15-16 May 2019), the first and only international event dedicated exclusively to the Small Scale LNG in all its end uses, the debate will be probably focus much more on Italy than abroad. This is also due […]

17 Apr 2019 - ConferenzaGNL