Foton Motor (Beijing-Mercedes) LNG truck for Argentina

Foton Motor (Beijing-Mercedes) LNG truck for Argentina

The largest Chinese commercial vehicle manufacturer Beiqi Foton Motor in Changping (Beijing), 51% controlled by the Chinese government and 49% by Mercedes Benz, which in 2019 imported and marketed seven Auman EST LNG trucks in Argentina , announced plans to officially present this model across the country.

7 May 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

16 new IVECO LNG tractors to four transport companies in Alto Adige.

16 new IVECO LNG tractors to four transport companies in Alto Adige.

Between the last days of January and the end of February 2019, IVECO Gasser GmbH in Bolzano has delivered or sold 16 new IVECO LNG tractors to four different transport companies in the Autonomous Province of Bolzano-Alto Adige. The delivery of the keys of two first Stralis AS440S46T/P LNG took place on 24 January at […]

6 Mar 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

IVECO delivers Hungary’s first LNG trucks

IVECO delivers Hungary’s first LNG trucks

The Hungarian branch of the German transport and logistics Group Duvenbeck, acquired four IVECO LNG powered trucks in January, the first of their kind to be purchased in Hungary and in the entire Duvenbeck group fleet. After conducting tests with several manufacturers, the Hungarian transporter opted for the Iveco Stralis NP 460 trailers equipped with […]

21 Feb 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

New LNG plant in San Maurizio Canavese (Turin)

New LNG plant in San Maurizio Canavese (Turin)

From Thursday 24 January 2019, north of Turin, a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) and compressed gas (C-LNG) distribution plant owned by Rete SpA. Designed and built by Italian-Spanish HAM-Italia, the plant accepts the HAM supply card. Its official inauguration is postponed until March 2019, waiting for a helpful climate for an outdoor event. The new […]

1 Feb 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Fourteen Volvo LNG trucks for the Dutch St van den Brink fleet

Fourteen Volvo LNG trucks for the Dutch St van den Brink fleet

Recently, the Dutch transport company St van den Brink has received fourteen LNG-fuelled long-haulers through the Volvo Trucks Netherlands dealer Harbers. The order consist s of Volvo 12 FM LNG 4×2 trucks and two Volvo FH LNG 4×2 trucks. According to Alex van den Brink, owner of the Dutch transport company, there have been several […]

30 Jan 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Argentina: Virtual Gas Pipeline with Galileo’s LNG

Argentina: Virtual Gas Pipeline with Galileo’s LNG

In Argentina last January 15th, at the Anchoris thermoelectric power plant* in the province of Mendoza, six Scania G340 trucks owned by the Transportes Andreu company from Mendoza, were supplied for the first time with liquefied natural gas (LNG) at the petrol station of the Argentine company Galileo Technologies which also owns the gas liquefaction […]

24 Jan 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Three LNG Volvo trucks for French Transports Bonnand

Three LNG Volvo trucks for French Transports Bonnand

The French company Trasports Bonnand has recently announced the order of three Volvo Trucks  powered by Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), which will be delivered in the next March 2019. The company plans to use the first Volvo FH LNG tractor on its commercial transport routes in the Rhône-Alpes / Paris region, with an average course […]

17 Jan 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Containerships increases its LNG-fuelled truck capacity

Containerships increases its LNG-fuelled truck capacity

The last days of November, Finnish company Containerships has announced that it has signed a collaboration agreement with the Netherlands’ Don Trucking to increase the amount of LNG-fuelled trucks in the region. According to the statement, the partnership guarantees trucking capacity of 15 new LNG-fuelled trucks for Containerships’ land operations in the port of Rotterdam. […]

11 Dec 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

IVECO Stralis LNG truck achieves record-breaking distance of 1,728km

IVECO Stralis LNG truck achieves record-breaking distance of 1,728km

An IVECO Stralis NP (Natural Power) 460hp truck from the UK has completed what is believed to be the longest ever journey by road on a single fill of Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) to demonstrate the suitability of natural gas-powered vehicles for domestic and European road transport. The Stralis NP set off from London and, […]

29 Oct 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Scania provides Argentina’s first-ever six LNG trucks to Transportes Andreu

Scania provides Argentina’s first-ever six LNG trucks to Transportes Andreu

Argentina has just reached a milestone on the road to sustainable transport with the introduction of the country’s first-ever liquid natural gas-powered truck, since in mid-September, Scania Argentina delivered a fleet of six LNG trucks to Transportes Andreu, a haulier from Mendoza, in a ceremony in Buenos Aires that was attended by officials from ENARGAS, […]

13 Oct 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Gazprom start building LNG station on Moscow-St. Petersburg highway

Gazprom start building LNG station on Moscow-St. Petersburg highway

A ceremony marking the construction start of the first cryogenic filling station of Gazprom on the new Moscow – St. Petersburg highway (M11) took place on September 30, 2018 near Okulovka, Novgorod Region. The event was attended by Vitaly Markelov, Deputy Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, Vyacheslav Petushenko, First Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Russian Highways State Company (Avtodor), Veronika Minina, First Deputy […]

11 Oct 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Gasum Plan for 50 LNG stations in Finland, Sweden and Norway

Gasum Plan for 50 LNG stations in Finland, Sweden and Norway

Gasum, the Finnish company specialized in LNG, has announced an investment plan starting from 2020 to bring the number of service stations for heavy vehicles in Finland, Sweden and Norway from the current four to 50. The new refueling stations will be positioned in the main road transport nodes and the use of liquefied biogas […]

17 Sep 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

First Stralis NP IVECO delivered to Transports Jacky Perrenot

First Stralis NP IVECO delivered to Transports Jacky Perrenot

After the order of 250 LNG-powered trucks made at the International Solutrans Exhibition held in Lyon-Eurexpo in November 2017, on last 25th July the French company Transports Jacky Perrenot received the first Stralis NP 460 Iveco powered by LNG. Christophe Jacques, Head of Heavyweight, and Eric Lainé, Key Account Manager of IVECO France, have officially […]

31 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

New 2018 contributions for innovative investments of italian road transport companies

New 2018 contributions for innovative investments of italian road transport companies

On 6 July 2018 the Italian Ministry of Infrastructures and Transport (MIT) published on its website, pending its publication in the Official Gazette – two measures on contributions to investments made in 2018 by road haulage companies, which concern, among other things, acquisitions of new vehicles, used for the transport of goods, fuelled by LNG […]

12 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Four new LNG trailers Scania for Brivio & Viganò

Four new LNG trailers Scania for Brivio & Viganò

Brivio & Viganò Logistics, a leading Italian company in the food logistics sector of Usmate Velate (Monza and Brianza Province), has acquired 4 new liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicles, relying on Scania to start a transition to sustainable transport. The choice of Brivio & Viganò fell on Scania vehicles with the new 13-liter engine and […]

29 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

DHL Selects four IVECO LNG Powered Trucks in Belgium for its long-haul road freight

DHL Selects four IVECO LNG Powered Trucks in Belgium for its long-haul road freight

DHL Freight, one of the leading providers of road freight services in Europe, has purchased four IVECO Stralis NP 400 trucks in Belgium. These heavy-duty trucks have a driving range of up to 1,500 kilometers and enable a total weight of tractor and trailer of up to 40 tons. The new LNG-powered trucks will be […]

26 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

C. Galdieri and Son opening the first LNG filling station in Campania

C. Galdieri and Son opening the first LNG filling station in Campania

Today in Salerno was officially opened the first liquefied natural gas (LNG) filling station in Campania, on the Salerno-Avellino highway connection, inside the Baronissi East service area, commissioned and promoted by the C. Galdieri and Son and built by Ham Italia with a cryogenic tank of 80 cubic meters of LNG. A project that brings […]

22 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Endesa is adding the first three high-powered LNG lorries (460 CV) to its fleet

Endesa is adding the first three high-powered LNG lorries (460 CV) to its fleet

The Endesa coal transport service between Ferrol Port Terminal and the As Pontes Thermal Production Unit in La Coruña has introduced three new high-powered and ecologically efficient lorries that run on liquefied natural gas (LNG).  This upgrade is in line with Endesa’s continuing drive towards natural gas-powered vehicles and their environmental advantages, a challenge joined […]

18 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Snam and Baker Hughes agreement to develop  small scale LNG in Italy

Snam and Baker Hughes agreement to develop small scale LNG in Italy

Snam and Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE: BHGE), signed today an agreement aimed at developing micro-liquefaction infrastructure to boost sustainable mobility in heavy duty trucks and to promote sustainability in maritime transportation in Italy. Snam and BHGE will determine by the end of 2018 the feasibility of the future development of four small-scale liquefaction […]

29 May 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

Elengy to build LNG truck loading station at Fos Cavaou terminal

Elengy, a unit of the French energy company and LNG player Engie, together with Fosmax LNG, has decided to build a truck loading facility at the Fos Cavaou LNG terminal.  The decision has been made as part of the energy transition and the strong demand for the fuel, Elengy said. In order to respond to a booming market, […]

20 Apr 2018 - ConferenzaGNL