IVECO signs supply agreement with Jost Group for 500 Natural Gas trucks

The order for the Stralis NP (Natural Power) comes from one of Europe’s largest transport and logistics companies, which is targeting a 35% conversion of its fleet to Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) by 2020.

IVECO, the commercial vehicles brand of CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI), has secured the largest deal for its Stralis NP vehicles to date. The agreement signed with Jost Group, one of the leading pan-European transport and logistics companies, foresees the…

LNG from Lithuania will be supplied to Poland by trucks for the first time

A natural gas supply and trading company LITGAS, part of state-controlled Lietuvos Energija energy company group, will supply LNG to Polish company DUON. For the first time LNG will be supplied by trucks from Klaipėdos Nafta’s new onshore LNG reloading station to Poland.

“The deal with DUON is important to us because it is the start of our new commercial activity – onshore LNG supply that will allow us to diversify our business. I am very glad we had concluded our first…

Iveco Poland - new partner of Polish LNG Platform

A new member has joined the Polish LNG Platform - Iveco Poland, an Italian industrial vehicle manufacturing company. It designs and builds light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles, quarry/construction site vehicles, city and intercity buses and special vehicles for applications such as firefighting, off-road missions, the military and civil defence.

Iveco is mainly engaged in manufacturing of motor vehicles, chassis and tractors for use on highways. In addition,…

Wartsila Polska - new partner of Polish LNG Platform

A new member has joined the Polish LNG Platform - Wartsila Polska, a Finnish corporation which manufactures and services power sources and other equipment in the marine and energy markets.

Polish LNG Platform is very glad to have Wartsila as part of the group and looking forward to joint cooperation. 

ABP and Flogas join forces to bunker ships with LNG in UK first

Flogas Britain has partnered with Associated British Ports (ABP) to bunker a ship with liquefied natural gas (LNG) for the first time ever in the UK.

The pioneering project, which mirrors similar successful schemes in other European countries, saw a 110-metre carrier named Ireland – operated by Norwegian shipping firm KGJ Cement AS – refuelled with LNG at the Port of Immingham on Wednesday 16th August.

The joint venture between Flogas (the UK’s leading LNG provider)…

DEME-d fit for dredging up the future!

Belgian company DEME and Wärsilä joined forces to build, at 40 MW, the world’s most powerful LNG-fuelled dredger.

It could be argued that the dredging industry is immune to slowdowns. Historically, the world’s population and growth has concentrated on coastal areas and this will likely continue, requiring ever more dredging, land reclamation, dyke and port construction in the future.

“More than 60 percent of the world's population lives less than 100 kilometres from…

Piotr Dowżenko is the new CEO pf Remontowa Shipbuilding

Remontowa Shipbuilding has a new Chief Executive Officer. Piotr Dowżenko became the new head of Remontowa Shipbuilding. Remontowa Shipbuilding is one of the leading companies belonging to the Remontowa Holding.

Since 2010 Piotr Dowżenko has been the President of the Management Board of Remontowa LNG Systems, which is the member of Polish LNG Platform.

Remontowa Shipbuilding (previously Northern Shipyard) has built over 1,000 ships for over 70 years.…

Hoyer and Barter are testing LNG powered vehicles

The aim of LNG-powered vehicles testing is to demonstrate the potential of LNG as an alternative fuel for heavy-duty transport as a test target. The operation is carried out by HOYER Poland. Barter SA is a co-organizer of the project.

The EU and local legislation, as well as growing public awareness, tent to use the alternative fuels with less negative environmental impact for heavy-duty long-distance transport. Performed by HOYER and BARTER tests are expected to…

‘Next generation’ tankers to be powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply the engines, propellers, and fuel supply systems for four new tanker vessels. The ships will run on both liquefied natural gas (LNG) and diesel, and are being built at the Scheepswerf Ferus Smit yard in the Netherlands for Sweden based Erik Thun AB. The order with Wärtsilä was booked in the first quarter of 2017.

Keel laying for ro-pax LNG ferry

On 23rd June 2017 ceremony of keel laying for ro-pax ferry B 145-I/01 was held at „Wulkan Nowy” slipway in Szczecin Industrial Park. MSR Gryfia Yard will build the vessel for Polferries.