Russia in small-scale LNG

Russia in small-scale LNG

Although the coronavirus pandemic has negatively impacted the long-term prospects for the global LNG industry and the forecasts for the commissioning of LNG production capacities around the world have been revised downwards, Russian operators predict that the demand for LNG will continue to grow, including as a fuel for transport.

22 Jul 2021 - ConferenzaGNL

First Russian LNG-powered river ship

First Russian LNG-powered river ship

On February 27th at the JSC Zelenodolsk river yard – located in the center of Russia on the Volga River and belonging to the Ak Bars Shipbuilding Corporation JSC – the “keel laying” ceremony of a river cruise ship was held, which will be the first of the of its kind to be powered by […]

3 Mar 2020 - 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

First Russian LNG bunker ship delivery scheduled for late 2019

First Russian LNG bunker ship delivery scheduled for late 2019

The first bunker vessel in Russia supplying liquefied natural gas (LNG) is expected to be built by the end of 2019, said a representative of Krylov State Research Centre (KSRC), the ship designer. The KSRC, established in 1894, is a Russian leading naval architecture and shipbuilding research and development institute specialist, which operates as a federal state-owned unitary enterprise. […]

3 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Gazprom orders 24 LNG-Locomotives for Arctic railway

Gazprom orders 24 LNG-Locomotives for Arctic railway

In occasion of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2018, on May 25,  Vyacheslav Tyurin, Director General of Gazpromtrans, and Viktor Lesh, Director General of Sinara-Transport Machines and STM Trading House, signed an Agreement according to which  the Sinara Group will design, certify and launch batch production of cutting-edge shunting locomotives powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) in line with Gazprom’s […]

1 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

French GTT to work with LNG-Gorskaya on Russian LNG tanks

French GTT to work with LNG-Gorskaya on Russian LNG tanks

French engineering company GTT and Russian company LNG-Gorskaya LLC have signed an agreement on transfer of documentation and providing of information about production of cargo sections for three bunkering tankers being built at the shipyards of the United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC). As LNG-Gorskaya told IAA PortNews, the agreement is to secure implementation of the contract […]

13 Jul 2015 - ConferenzaGNL

Russia to build three LNG bunkering tankers

Russia to build three LNG bunkering tankers

Russian LNG-Gorskaya LLC has signed a contract with the compatriot shipbuilder United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) for the construction of Russia’s first three LNG bunkering tankers. The order forms part of a plan to order up to 9 bunkering units intended for delivering fuel from an LNG plant being built at Gorskaya station near Saint-Petersburg. The […]

8 Jun 2015 - ConferenzaGNL

Gazprom and Gasunie could cooperate on LNG

Gazprom and Gasunie could cooperate on LNG

Russian Gazprom and Dutch Gasunie could work together on LNG, stated Gazprom on the 16th of April. Russian newspaper reported also of a possible cooperation on shale gas project. Alexey Miller, Chairman of Gazprom Management Committee, and Han Fennema, CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of Gasunie , met in Gazprom headquarters and discussed […]

20 Apr 2015 - ConferenzaGNL

Photostory: extracting gas and oil in the Yamal Peninsula

Photostory: extracting gas and oil in the Yamal Peninsula

Gazprom has published a reportage on the extraction activities in the middle of the snowy field of the Yamal Peninsula, in the deep north of Siberia.  For over 30 years, employees of Spetsgazavtotrans (Gazprom owns 51 per cent stake in the company) perform their job duties in completely inhabitable living conditions. In the 1980s every oil and gas company involved in developing […]

16 Apr 2015 - ConferenzaGNL

Reuters: Russia could postpone gas pipe to China touted by Putin -sources

Reuters: Russia could postpone gas pipe to China touted by Putin -sources

Russia may postpone completion of a huge pipeline to bring gas from two new fields to China, three sources with direct knowledge of the plans of export firm Gazprom told Reuters, delaying one of President Vladimir Putin’s signature projects. The sources, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the “Power of Siberia” project may be put […]

27 Mar 2015 - ConferenzaGNL