VRV SpA has announced that it has successfully delivered two super-large cryogenic LNG storage tanks for the expansion of Barents NaturGass’ (BNG) LNG bunkering facilities at Polarbase near Hammerfest in the Arctic Circle, where BNG supplies LNG to industry and ships from their modern and efficient bunkering facility.
Thomas Øien, Engineering manager of BNG commented, “This will be our largest bunkering facility, 1250 m3 storage with maximum 90 ton/hour transfer rate and 24/7 availability. VRV have delivered as promised with challenging deadlines, and have stood by our side throughout this process.”
“VRV is proud to be associated with such a significant project with BNG. This project is a testament to our commitment to LNG and our ability to execute large, complex projects on-time,” stated Michael Blondin, Global Sales Director of VRV’s Cryogenic Division.
Founded in 1956, VRV is an independent global manufacturer of highly engineered equipment used in the production, distribution, storage and end-use of hydrocarbon and industrial gases. Today VRV is one the world’s leading manufacturers of cryogenic storage tanks and semi-trailers, with more than 80% of VRV’s output exported to more than 80 countries worldwide. VRV is headquartered in Ornago, Italy with manufacturing facilities in Italy, France and India, supported by offices in the USA, Brazil, the UK, Germany, Czech Republic, Malaysia, and Jordan.