Shell-chartered LNG London bunker vessel starts operations

Shell-chartered LNG London bunker vessel starts operations

Shell has announced Europe’s first inland-waterway liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunker vessel has performed her first bunkering operations, with the Containerships Polar and Containerships Nord vessels, in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The LNG London (which is owned by LNG Shipping – a cooperation between Victrol and Sogestran) is on long-term charter to Shell. LNG London will […]

25 Jun 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Shell’s Cardissa carries out its 1st LNG Ship-to-Ship Bunkering

Shell’s Cardissa carries out its 1st LNG Ship-to-Ship Bunkering

Recently, Shell has delivered its first ship-to-ship bunkering of LNG from its specialised LNG bunker vessel, Cardissa. This operation marked a number of other firsts, as it fuelled the Sovcomflot vessel Gagarin Prospect, the world’s first LNG-powered Aframax tanker. It was also the first ship-to-ship LNG bunkering to take place in the Port of Rotterdam. The fuelling […]

9 Oct 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Japan’s Isuzu testing LNG-powered truck

Japan’s Isuzu testing LNG-powered truck

Japan’s Isuzu Motors has started a full-fledged public road demonstration of its first large-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered truck in Japan. As part of the demonstration, the vehicle manufacturer said in a recent statement it held an opening ceremony for the LNG fueling station and the departure ceremony of the LNG truck in Osaka City on […]

5 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Shell opens its first Belgian LNG truck station

Shell opens its first Belgian LNG truck station

The Hague-based energy giant Shell on Monday opened its first liquefied natural gas (LNG) truck refuelling station in Belgium. The station is located in Herstal, Liège near the three-border point at the E313, a key route for international road freight. It has a capacity of 3.5 KT of LNG and can supply 150 trucks with LNG daily, […]

29 May 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Shell to sell its equity interest in the Elba LNG joint venture to Kinder Morgan

Shell to sell its equity interest in the Elba LNG joint venture to Kinder Morgan

Kinder Morgan and Shell announced on the 15 July that they have reached an agreement for Kinder Morgan to purchase 100 percent of Shell’s equity interest in Elba Liquefaction Company, LLC (ELC), the owner of the Elba Liquefaction Project, which is proposed to be constructed and operated at the existing Elba Island LNG Terminal near […]

20 Jul 2015 - ConferenzaGNL

Shell plans to buy BG for £47 billion

Shell plans to buy BG for £47 billion

The oil and gas Anglo-dutch giant Shell will buy the British company BG for £47 billion in cash and stock, the two companies revealed in a statement on the eight of April. As a result of the move, BG shareholders will own around 19% of the combined group, which will add 25 to Shell’s proved oil […]

13 Apr 2015 - ConferenzaGNL

Shell’s Prelude Floating LNG project is advancing

Shell’s Prelude Floating LNG project is advancing

Shell’s Prelude FLNG project is moving forward at a rapid pace, after the final investment decision in 2011. The ship will be the world largest floating offshore facility, producing at least 5.3 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) of liquids: 3.6 mtpa of LNG, 1.3 mtpa of condensate (equivalent to 35,000 bbl/d) and 0.4 mtpa of […]

7 Apr 2015 - ConferenzaGNL

Two more LNG truck fueling stations for Shell in the US

Two more LNG truck fueling stations for Shell in the US

Shell today announced the opening of new LNG lanes at two TravelCenters of America LLC (TA) truck fueling stations in the US. Located in Baytown, Texas and in Lafayette, Louisiana, the locations offer an LNG refueling option to trucks driving to the Port of Houston and through Louisiana. The two stations follow Ontario, California, which […]

31 Mar 2015 - ConferenzaGNL

Harvey Energy Begins Work for Shell

Harvey Energy Begins Work for Shell

Gulf Coast Shipyard Group (GCSG) informed that Harvey Energy, the first LNG vessel operating in the United States—for Shell Upstream America’s deep water operations in the Gulf of Mexico—is fully in service. The first of six LNG OSVs being built for Harvey Gulf International Marine, Harvey Energy is the break-out vessel capable of operating on […]

19 Mar 2015 - ConferenzaGNL

Shell's LNG bunker vessel to be powered by Wartsila DF engines

A specialized LNG Bunker vessel to be built at the STX Offshore & Shipbuilding company yard in South Korea on behalf of Shell will be powered by Wärtsilä DF dual-fuel engines. The ship will be used to deliver gas to LNG fuelled vessels in Northwest Europe. The engine order was placed with Wärtsilä in December […]

10 Feb 2015 - ConferenzaGNL