Rotterdam Gate

Shell Is in Business at Rotterdam Gate

September 21, 2016 in Infrastructure, LNG, Marine, Milestones by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Veder LNG Carrier Coral Methane Takes on First LNG Cargo

Shell has commenced operations at the new Gate/Gas Access to Europe terminal at the Port of Rotterdam, loading its chartered liquefied natural gas carrier Coral Methane there for the first time on September 19.

Shell Stays Course in European LNG

October 5, 2015 in Companies, Infrastructure, LNG, Marine, Natural Gas Vehicles by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Offloading from Rotterdam Gate for Its Barges and for Trucks,
Supplying LNG in Britain Too as LNG Bunker Vessel Takes Shape

Shell is picking up the pace for liquefied natural gas as an engine fuel in Europe. Effective this month, Shell is taking product from the Gate/Gas Access to Europe import terminal at the Port of Rotterdam, enabling the company to supply its own LNG to marine and road customers in northwest Europe. Shell is also supplying LNG-fueled Anthony Veder ethylene carriers chartered by Sabic at Teesport in the UK.

Shell Bunker Vessel to be Built by STX

December 5, 2014 in Dual Fuel, LNG, Marine by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Rotterdam-Based, Ocean-Capable Vessel with ‘Innovative Transfer System’

Shell has tapped STX Offshore & Shipbuilding to build a nearly 400-foot (approximately 120 meters) liquefied natural gas bunker vessel to be based in Rotterdam and capable of sea-going operations to serve diverse customers from 2017. The vessel will be LNG-MGO dual fuel-powered with an LNG cargo capacity of 6,500 cubic meters – upwards of 1.7 million gallons – in two tanks.

Fluor for Rotterdam Gate Breakbulk

July 16, 2014 in Infrastructure, LNG, Marine by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Wins Contract with Dutch Vopak and Gasunie for LNG

Texas-based Fluor reports a contract with Gate Terminal BV, a subsidiary of Dutch Vopak and Gasunie, to design and build a liquefied natural gas breakbulk facility at the Gate – Gas Access to Europe – terminal serving Rotterdam.

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