110 New Scania LNG trucks for Barilla and KP Logistik

110 New Scania LNG trucks for Barilla and KP Logistik

Scania is confirmed as one of the frontline companies in Europe for the production of LNG industrial vehicles, with new important orders in Italy and Germany by Barilla and KP Logistik, for a total of 110 new LNG trucks. Barilla has enlarged its LNG fleet, with 10 new LNG truks, in order to promote highly […]

29 Jan 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Other LNG-electric hybrid cruise ships of Vard (Fincantieri) for Ponant

Other LNG-electric hybrid cruise ships of Vard (Fincantieri) for Ponant

VARD, a Norwegian subsidiary of Fincantieri, signed an agreement with the French shipowner PONANT on the last December 19th, for the supply of two new generation small luxury cruise ships. In addition, VARD will deliver “Le Commandant Charcot”, the first LNG-powered Arctic hybrid-electric cruise ship, to PONANT in 2021. The two new boats represent the […]

22 Jan 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Third barge of Titan LNG for the Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp hub

Third barge of Titan LNG for the Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp hub

The Dutch service supplier of liquefied natural gas, Titan LNG has contracted last December the Norwegian shipbroker Fearnleys to run the tender process of his third LNG bunker barge for the Amestardam-Rotterdam-Antwerp (ARA) hub. Titan Hyperion, this is the name chosen for the 8000 cubic meter barge that will improve the security of supply of LNG in […]

21 Jan 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Strike in Fos, first break to LNG supply in Italy, sector at stake

Strike in Fos, first break to LNG supply in Italy, sector at stake

As reported by local TV “EliveBrescia” since last Saturday, the Chiarelli service station in via Borgosatollo, at the entrance of the A4 and A21 motorways, Brescia-Center, had to stop delivering LNG for trucks. As far as we know, it is the first direct consequence in Italy of the strikes that have been going on for […]

20 Jan 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Ham Group opens two LNG station in Valencia and Murcia, SPAIN

Ham Group opens two LNG station in Valencia and Murcia, SPAIN

The Spanish HAM Group, has inaugurated two new LNG service stations in Spain. The new station of the Valencian Community is located on Calle Cid, Massalfassar, next to the headquarters of the road freight operator Delgo, which has invested in a LNG trucks fleet. This is a geographically strategic position, considering the presence of the […]

11 Nov 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Sustainable transport, incentives for LNG heavy transport

Sustainable transport, incentives for LNG heavy transport

20,000 euros of subsidies for LNG vehicles purchase, among the new measures launched by the government. Heavy LNG transport are included among the beneficiaries of the three decrees published in the Official Journal No. 250 of 24 October 2019, which allocate, among other measures, 9.5 million for the purchase of alternative traction vehicles. According to […]

4 Nov 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

Anthony Veder acquisition confirms LNG fuelled carriers market increasing

Anthony Veder acquisition confirms LNG fuelled carriers market increasing

Dutch Shipowner Anthony Veder expands its fleets and acquires two more 10.000 bcm vesseles. The two carriers are designed to carry LNG and other petrochemical products including ethylene .  The Dutch shipping company counts now on a 33 vessels fleet, of which eight can carry out operations in the small scale LNG sector. In a […]

9 Apr 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Japan’s first LNG bunkering vessel ordered

Japan’s first LNG bunkering vessel ordered

Central LNG Shipping Japan Corporation (CLS), the joint venture founded in May 2018  between the four Japanese companies Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line), Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line), Chubu Electric Power Co. and Toyota Tsusho Corporation, has ordered a LNG Bunkering Vessel (LNG fuelled) at Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI). The LNG bunkering vessel, which […]

10 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL