Fuelgarden Energy has announced that it has been awarded a front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract on a multi-purpose LNG plant to be built in the UK.
The LNG plant will provide natural gas for heating purposes at a newbuild factory, as well as supply LNG as ship bunkers to LNG-fuelled vessels operating in UK waters. This will be the first time such a multi-purpose small scale LNG regasification and LNG bunkering plant is being built in the UK. The LNG plant is scheduled to be ready for operations at the beginning of 2018.
Dag Lilletvedt, Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Fuelgarden, said: “As an LNG designer with specialisation in off-grid energy solutions we are we are very pleased to have been awarded this FEED contract in the UK […] Industrial companies as well as shipping companies are constantly looking for ways to reduce their fuel bills as well as their emissions. Through our engineering capabilities and small scale LNG expertise we are able to combine the needs of an industrial plant for gas with ships requiring LNG as fuel.”
Although Fuelgarden is currently unable to reveal the name of the customer, due to confidentiality reasons, it confirmed that the customer is a major international industrial company.
Edited from press release by Callum O'Reilly
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