Earlier this month members of the Chart-Ferox team were invited to Rotterdam by Shell for the opening of its first European LNG fuelling station.
Located close to the A15, a major arterial route for trucks travelling into Belgium, France and Germany’s Ruhrgebiet, the station has the capacity to fuel 170 heavy-duty vehicles every day.
With Chart’s technology, the station also meets the industry’s highest technical and safety standards.
The Chart-Ferox scope of supply for the Rotterdam station included engineering, fabrication, installation and commissioning of the LNG storage tank, off-loading, pump skids, control and safety system, interconnecting pipe work and the LNG dispensers.
The company believes that with more stations under construction and additional sites in the pipeline, it’s clear that despite the recent fall in global oil prices, LNG continues to offer an attractive, cost competitive alternative to diesel – while proving to be a more environmentally-friendly option too.
Month on month the gasworld website continues to be the primary portal for information, on a global scale, about our industry - be it through the provision of news and features, or information in the expansive company directory section. Launched in 2004, it is the only independent online news provider and information portal for the global industrial gas community and the larger end-user markets. The website also now incorporates news for gasworld US and Specialty Gas Report.
To find out more about gasworld's advertising opportunities click here.