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

Yamamizu Corporation and Fearnleys AS shipbroking companies join SEA\LNG Coalition

Yamamizu Corporation and Fearnleys AS shipbroking companies join SEA\LNG Coalition

SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, today announced that it has welcomed Exeno Yamamizu Corporation (Yamamizu) & Fearnleys AS as the first shipbroking companies to join its membership coalition. The coalition whose membership currently stands at 33 organisations, is committed to […]

21 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

Titan to bunker Nor Lines’ LNG-fueled freighters

Titan to bunker Nor Lines’ LNG-fueled freighters

Titan LNG, the service supplier of liquefied natural gas, will be supplying the chilled fuel to two Nor Lines’ LNG-powered multipurpose vessels, the Kvitnos and Kvitbjørn at the port of Rotterdam, at the City Terminal in the Prins Willem Alexander harbour (port number 2790).  The two vessels operate on a bi-weekly (liner) service from the SCA terminal in […]

18 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

MSC Cruises announces next generation of LNG fuelled ships

MSC Cruises announces next generation of LNG fuelled ships

MSC Cruises and STX France have signed an order for the construction of a fifth Meraviglia class cruise ship. Due to be delivered in 2023, this vessel will be equipped with a new generation of dual-fuel engines designed to run on LNG. This announcement was made at a unique ceremony held at the Saint-Nazaire shipyard […]

18 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Malaysia’s Petronas completes its 1st LNG break bulking STS transfer

Malaysia’s Petronas completes its 1st LNG break bulking STS transfer

PETRONAS  LNG Ltd. (PLL), a unit of Malaysian energy giant Petronas, has successfully delivered its liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo through its maiden break bulking ship-to-ship (STS) transfer in Brunei Bay, as part of its latest offering as a global LNG portfolio solutions provider. The cargo from Malaysia LNG Sdn Bhd (MLNG), Bintulu, was transferred […]

15 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

JT Cement orders new LNG-fueled cement carrier

JT Cement orders new LNG-fueled cement carrier

Swedish shipping company Erik Thun said its joint venture with Norwegian shipowner Kristian Gerhard Jebsen Skipsrederi AS (KGJS, one of the largest independent cement carrier owner in the world), the norwegian company JT Cement AS, ordered a new LNG-fueled cement carrier at the Ferus Smit Shipyard.   JT Cement AS, which owns a fleet of seven smaller specialized pneumatic […]

13 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Two IVECO LNG tractors (plus 10 in option) for South Tyrolean FERCAM

Two IVECO LNG tractors (plus 10 in option) for South Tyrolean FERCAM

The South Tyrolean transport and logistics company FERCAM has signed an agreement with the IVECO dealer for South Tyrol for the purchase of two first liquefied natural gas (LNG) trailers with a purchase option for additional 10 tractors, as soon as it is operating the new LNG refuelling station at Vipiteno.  “LNG vehicles require a […]

12 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Transafe to train Titan LNG’s FlexFueler crew

Transafe to train Titan LNG’s FlexFueler crew

Transafe and Titan LNG signed a long-term crew safety training contract in preparation of Titan’s first LNG ship-to-ship bunkering operations. Titan LNG’s FlexFueler, Europe’s first LNG bunkering pontoon, will be operational by the end of this year, the company said in a statement. Ronald van Selm, COO of Titan LNG commented,“In order to engrain operational […]

12 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Gas and Heat performs maxi LNG tank hydrotest

Gas and Heat performs maxi LNG tank hydrotest

On June 6, Gas and Heat spa (Pisa, Italy) has performed the hydrotest of the largest IMO Type C tank ever built in Europe for a LNG bunker vessel. The owner, the yard, the ship designer and the Class representative were in attendance. This tank, along with its “brother” will form the containment system of […]

11 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

New LNG Bunkering Project Unveiled at Posidonia 2018

New LNG Bunkering Project Unveiled at Posidonia 2018

A new LNG bunkering project has been launched by the new company Probunkers at Posidonia 2018, the biennial International Shipping Exhibition held in Athens from 4 to 8 of June which is organised under the auspices of the Greek shipping community, as the  Ministry of Maritime Affairs & Insular Policy, the Union of Greek Shipowners […]

7 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Estonia’s Alexela sets sights on first LNG refueling station

Estonia’s Alexela sets sights on first LNG refueling station

Estonian energy company Alexela unveiled plans to open a liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling station in Jüri, first of its kind in the Baltic region, by the end of 2018. LNG is more and more used as a fuel for heavy goods vehicles, and is gaining traction with the air emission limits, which until now were […]

6 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Hurtigruten and Rolls-Royce team up to supply  LNG-engines to cruise vessels

Hurtigruten and Rolls-Royce team up to supply LNG-engines to cruise vessels

  In recent weeks, Norwegian expedition cruise operator Hurtigruten has signed a Letter of Intent with Rolls-Royce for a major environmental upgrade programme to hybrid power. The deal comprises the supply of equipment to six existing passenger cruise vessels, with an option for a further three. The ships will completely change their power system with […]

18 May 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

EUROPE’S FIRST LNG DREDGER CONVERSION GET UNDERWAY AT DAMEN SHIPREPAIR

EUROPE’S FIRST LNG DREDGER CONVERSION GET UNDERWAY AT DAMEN SHIPREPAIR

Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque started work on converting the trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Samuel de Champlain from diesel-electric propulsion to dual-fuel capability combining MGO and LNG.    The first steel cutting ceremony for the prefabrication of a new section of the hull that will hold the new generators and other equipment was held at the yard, in […]

15 May 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

K Line, NYK Line and Partners Set Up LNG Bunkering Business

K Line, NYK Line and Partners Set Up LNG Bunkering Business

Japanese shipping companies K Line and NYK Line have teamed up with Chubu Electric Power and Toyota Tsusho on establishing LNG bunkering business in Japan. To that end, the quartet has launched two joint ventures on May 10, Central LNG Marine Fuel Japan Corporation and Central LNG Shipping Japan Corporation, which will run a LNG […]

14 May 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

TT-Line Company Tasmania and FSG for two LNG ferries

TT-Line Company Tasmania and FSG for two LNG ferries

TT-Line Company Tasmania and Germany’s Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) have signed a contract for the design and construction of two new liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered passenger ferries. The deal for the Roll-on/Roll-off (RoRo) ships follows a letter of intent signed by the two companies in January this year. The order is worth about 438 million euros […]

8 May 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Finland’s Containerships sees LNG-fuelled future

Finland’s Containerships sees LNG-fuelled future

Finnish shipping company Containerships is pushing forward with its plans to boost the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as fuel for ships and trucks in order to reduce emissions and meet tightening IMO regulations, investing up to 200 million euros ($239.5m) in LNG technology over the next five years, the largest singular investment in […]

3 May 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Titan and Rolande acquire Engie LNG Solutions

Titan and Rolande acquire Engie LNG Solutions

Titan LNG, the service supplier of liquefied natural gas and its sister company Rolande have purchased Engie LNG Solutions, covering the downstream LNG activities of Engie in the Netherlands and Belgium. As part of a reorganization policy, last year Engie started to sell its worldwide LNG activities in the upstream and trading segments to the oil major […]

2 May 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

EU funds German LNG fueling project

EU funds German LNG fueling project

Berlin-based Liquind announced it would start building ten LNG stations after it had been granted about 3.3 million Euros ($4.03m) from the EU Commission’s Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) funding program. In total, the project that is expected to “significantly” improve the LNG distribution network in Germany and offer an alternative fuel to diesel will cost […]

30 Apr 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

Fluxys to build LNG bunkering facility at port of Antwerp

Fluxys to build LNG bunkering facility at port of Antwerp

Belgium’s Fluxys has taken over the concession in the port of Antwerp at quay 526-528 to make liquefied natural gas (LNG) available as an alternative fuel for ships and barges, in one of the Port Authority’s key initiatives to make the port’s activities more sustainable. Fluxys will add a permanent LNG bunkering facility by the […]

19 Apr 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

4th International Conference | Napoli 2017

4th International Conference | Napoli 2017

Please find here below the papers presented at ConferenzaGNL 2017. For downloading click on the titles in blue. Most of the papers are in English, some in Italian only.
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24 May 2017 - ConferenzaGNL

2nd International Conference | Roma 2014

2nd International Conference | Roma 2014

Download the report from the 2nd International Conference, Roma 2014

24 Apr 2014 - ConferenzaGNL