Lithuanian fuel provider Achema Gasoline Commerce (“Achema”) and small-scale LNG supplier Avenir LNG Restricted (“Avenir”) have joined forces and arranged collectively the primary LNG ship supply to the small-scale LNG terminal within the port of Klaipeda, Lithuania. On April 1st, Avenir’s 7,500 cbm LNG transport vessel “Avenir Aspiration” loaded the molecules on behalf of UAB Achema Gasoline Commerce on the FSRU “Independence” and delivered the cargo to the LNG reloading station. The LNG was bought by Polish fuel provider PGNiG and will probably be distributed by truck to varied industrial and logistics clients within the Baltics to safe the power provide.
The beginning of the cooperation between the 2 firms marks an necessary milestone and is moreover the beginning of operations for the vessel in Northwest Europe. Along with transport providers, the vessel will present LNG and LBG to varied marine bunker clients within the area.
Commenting on the profitable operation, Peter Mackey, CEO of Avenir LNG, mentioned “We’re comfortable to see the beginning of operations for our vessel in Northwest Europe and are trying ahead to offer our providers in a wide range of nations and ports alongside the North and Baltic Coastline.”
Commenting on the announcement, Gediminas Vasauskas, CEO UAB Achema Gasoline Commerce, mentioned: “As small-scale LNG enterprise is one in all UAB Achema Gasoline Commerce future strategic developments, we’re very glad we may begin this enterprise together with sturdy companions resembling Avenir LNG and PGNiG”.
Mindaugas Navikas, Chief Industrial Officer of KN, which operates each FSRU “Independence” and the Klaipėda LNG reloading station, factors out that the LNG reloading operation that happened over the weekend offers much more which means to the LNG infrastructure in Klaipėda.
“We congratulate Avenir LNG on their begin of operations within the area and thank them for his or her professionalism and easy execution of the reloading operation. Klaipėda LNG reloading station is designed to provide Baltic and Poland off-grid customers and LNG gas stations with power sources. We imagine that Avenir LNG, a rising chief within the built-in small-scale LNG distribution market, which has carried out its first small-scale LNG operation in Klaipėda, will collectively contribute to the frequent objective of making worth within the rising small-scale regional LNG market,” mentioned Mindaugas Navikas.
Collaborating globally with companions to unlock new markets for pure fuel, Avenir LNG is a number one supplier of small-scale LNG options to off-grid trade, energy crops and marine transport.
About UAB Achema Gasoline Commerce: is part of the largest single pure fuel client within the Baltic states AB Achema (A part of Achema Group firms) and is among the main pure fuel suppliers in Lithuania.
KN is an oil and liquefied pure fuel terminals operator and is turning into a participant in international LNG market by investing collected operational and developmental know-how in addition to bridging power markets by enabling our clients to provide and commerce power sources, together with liquid renewable power sources, worldwide.
Supply: Avenir LNG