Pavilion Energy and Gasum to develop a global LNG bunker network

Pavilion Energy and Gasum to develop a global LNG bunker network

Recently, Gasum and Pavilion Energy Singapore have agreed to collaborate on the development of a global LNG bunker supply network for their customers in Singapore and Northern Europe, including Amsterdam, Rotterdam, and Antwerp.

18 Nov 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Wärtsilä to supply a major LNG/bioLNG production plant for transport in Germany

Wärtsilä to supply a major LNG/bioLNG production plant for transport in Germany

Last September, the Wärtsilä Group has been awarded a major contract to supply and construct a plant for production of CO2-neutral liquid transport fuels. The plant will liquefy gas from the natural gas grid to produce carbon-neutral LNG. It will have a capacity of approximately 100,000 tons per year and located in Cologne, Germany.

17 Nov 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

The regulation for LNG ship to ship in La Spezia is now in force

The regulation for LNG ship to ship in La Spezia is now in force

Coinciding with the International Forum “LNG in the Euro-Mediterranean corridor and the role of the Logistic System of Genoa and Liguria”, promoted by the Liguria Region and Genoa Metropolitan City, and organised by ConferenzaGNL, the La Spezia Harbour Master’s Office published on 13 November the Order no. 174 approving the attached Regulation for the ship-to-ship LNG bunkering activities for passenger ships docking in the La Spezia port.

16 Nov 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

German shipowners declare LNG essential for energy transition

German shipowners declare LNG essential for energy transition

On the eve of the new Brunsbüttel LNG terminal construction, the German Shipowners’ Association underlined the considerable importance that the LNG infrastructure will play in Germany for the energy evolution of the country.

15 Nov 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

New C4T / HAM LNG station near Calais and the Eurotunnel

New C4T / HAM LNG station near Calais and the Eurotunnel

In France C4T Europe has opened a new mobile LNG (and CNG) station in Marck, near the Port of Calais and the Eurotunnel in the Transmarck Industrial Zone, at exit 48 of the A16 / E40 motorway, a strategic point for national and international transport as a gateway to the United Kingdom.

13 Nov 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Not only Italy, first LNG bunkers also in Japan and Malaysia

Not only Italy, first LNG bunkers also in Japan and Malaysia

While the first LNG supply from ship to ship was being carried out in Italy in the port of La Spezia to supply the cruise ship Costa Smeralda, Japan and Malaysia also started these supply methods, which are rapidly expanding globally.

12 Nov 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Meyer Werft hands over the LNG-powered cruise flagship IONA to P&O Cruises

Meyer Werft hands over the LNG-powered cruise flagship IONA to P&O Cruises

ona, the first of two new LNG-powered ships ordered by Carnival Corporation for the cruise brand P&O Cruises, has been delivered to the British shipping company after successfully completing numerous technical and nautical tests in the North Sea.

11 Nov 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

New milestones: production and supply of bioLNG with Vulcangas, SIAD, Lucra96 and CIB

New milestones: production and supply of bioLNG with Vulcangas, SIAD, Lucra96 and CIB

In addition to the many innovations in the development of direct uses of LNG in Italy, there are two other milestones: the first production of bioLNG and the first refuelling of a truck. The first truck refuelling operation took place on Thursday 5 November at the Vulcangas service station in Rimini thanks to the start of industrial production of bio LNG at the Lucra96 biogas liquefaction plant in Lodi, Lombardy.

9 Nov 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Zero emission LNG gun with Ham Italia

Zero emission LNG gun with Ham Italia

The Ham Group, pursuing its commitment to achieve the objective of zero emissions of methane into the atmosphere, which is harmful to the environment and climate-changing, has developed an LNG dispensing “gun” for vehicles, which does not generate emissions when it is disconnected from the connection with the tanks.

29 Oct 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

First historic LNG ship to ship in Italy

First historic LNG ship to ship in Italy

Sunday 25 October 2020 is a day that will remain in the history of the development of direct uses of LNG in our country. In fact, in the port of La Spezia in Liguria, the first supply of liquid methane to a large tanker vessel took place successfully. The ship supplied was the Costa Smeralda, flagship of the Costa Crociere fleet, the largest in the world using LNG.

27 Oct 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Optimus, Elenger Marine’s new small LNG bunker

Optimus, Elenger Marine’s new small LNG bunker

At the beginning of the second week of September, the 6,000 cubic meter LNG bunker ship Optimus was successfully launched and christened at the shipyard of the Dutch shipbuilding company Damen Group, built on behalf of the Elenger Marine company.

16 Oct 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

BioLNG, unity is strength: Iveco with Fercam and Transbozen in the Biogas Wipptal

BioLNG, unity is strength: Iveco with Fercam and Transbozen in the Biogas Wipptal

The South Tyrolean transport and logistics company Fercam, the Transbozen transport company and the Iveco concessionaire for South Tyrol Gasser srl have signed a shareholding agreement in Biogas Wipptal, an energy company that is starting the production of bioLNG.

14 Oct 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

LNG buses also in Russia (GAZ Group)

LNG buses also in Russia (GAZ Group)

The GAZ Group, one of the main Russian manufacturers of natural gas vehicles has designed a new LNG-powered bus that will be marketed under the initials LiAZ-5292 LNG, after the completion of all certification tests and following the the final approval of the new model.

13 Oct 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

First ship to ship LNG in Italy for Costa Smeralda, now back at sea

First ship to ship LNG in Italy for Costa Smeralda, now back at sea

At 11.20pm on Saturday 10 October, the Costa Smeralda, flagship of the Costa Cruises fleet, the largest and most modern LNG-powered ship in the world, resumed navigation. It is also the first liquid methane cruise ship to resume navigation after forced “disarmament” due to the coronavirus, which has blocked all cruises since last February.

12 Oct 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

First Bureau Veritas approval for HHI floating LNG-to-power solution

First Bureau Veritas approval for HHI floating LNG-to-power solution

Classification company Bureau Veritas has granted Principle Approval (AiP) for Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) LNG Floating Power Plant System (Hi-FL2P).

8 Oct 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Pavilion Energy: naval LNG demand seen by at 30 million tons in 2030

Pavilion Energy: naval LNG demand seen by at 30 million tons in 2030

According to recent forecasts by the specialist company Pavilion Energy, collected and relaunched by S&P Global Platts, the global demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) for ship bunkering will grow considerably in the coming years, reaching 9 million tons in 2025 and growing about thirty times to around 30 million tonnes in 2030, with at least 100 more LNG bunkering vessels to be added to the existing fleet.

7 Oct 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

The Edison-Q8 project of the LNG coastal deposit in Naples has been officialized

The Edison-Q8 project of the LNG coastal deposit in Naples has been officialized

Edison and Kuwait Petroleum Italia (Q8) officially presented last October 1st the project for a coastal storage of LNG in the Neapolitan port, described by the two companies as part of the “Green Shipping Week 2020” in Naples, after the indiscretions that have occurred in the past two years and a recent European grant for authorization engineering.

5 Oct 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Small Scale LNG even in Sicily

Small Scale LNG even in Sicily

On 19 September, the first LNG road service station and the first biomethane production plant in Sicily have been inaugurated in Catania. The distribution plant, also equipped with a biomethane dispenser for cars, was built by the local Nicolosi Trasporti, while the biomethane production plant, from waste and by-products of agricultural production, by Assoro Biometano.

5 Oct 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

The largest container ship in the world passes to LNG; another 16 waiting

The largest container ship in the world passes to LNG; another 16 waiting

Recently, the China shipyard Huarun Dadong has started the conversion to LNG of Hapag-Lloyd’s ultra-container Sajir, which is heralded as the first conversion in the world of a container ship of this size.

23 Sep 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Ariane leaves hydrogen for LNG in space vectors

Ariane leaves hydrogen for LNG in space vectors

A recent survey by the online space magazine Austronautinews, explains the strategies of the French Ariane and ESA, the European Space Agency, for the use of LNG to replace hydrogen in the new engines of the “Protheus” series.

21 Sep 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

EXPO AREA | 5-7 May 2021 Bologna

To show in detail products and services to operators visiting the stand, to give maximum visibility to the company, to network with buyers and qualified operators, to discover new trends in the sector also through the conferences and technical and specialized workshops scheduled.

14 Jul 2020 - ConferenzaGNL