BUNKER INDEX :: Price Index, News and Directory Information for the Marine Fuel Industry



« News Home
:: Monthly Archive

News Topics
:: Air Pollution
:: Agreements & M&A's
:: Alternative Fuels
:: BunkerBlog
:: Cargoes & Storage
:: Company News
:: Efficiency, Costs & Charges
:: Environment
:: Events
:: Financial
:: Fuel Quality & Testing
:: Lubes & Additives
:: Oil Spills
:: People
:: Port News
:: Projects
:: Regulation, Legal
:: Services, Products,Technology
:: Statistics & Research
:: Vessels

Regional Archive
:: Americas
:: Asia/Oceania
:: Europe
:: M.East/Africa


BUNKER INDEX :: Price Index, News and Directory Information for the Marine Fuel Industry
Home » News



JAX LNG gets go-ahead for LNG bunker supply operation

US Coast Guard approves Jacksonville LNG facility and ship-to-ship bunkering operations.





Updated on 22 Aug 2017 06:35 GMT

JAX LNG, LLC has received a letter of acceptance (LOA) from the US Coast Guard (USCG) for the operation of its waterfront LNG facility and the approval to conduct ship-to-ship LNG bunkering operations with North America's first LNG bunker barge, Clean Jacksonville, to TOTE Maritime's Marlin-class ships. Ship-to-ship LNG bunkering operations are expected to commence in early 2018.

JAX LNG and TOTE Maritime received their first LOA from the USCG to establish a shoreside LNG bunkering facility in the port of Jacksonville back in August 2015. Since then, JAX LNG has delivered LNG to TOTE Maritime's LNG-fuelled container ships. Also, JAX LNG's part owner, Pivotal LNG, has conducted LNG bunkering operations while TOTE Maritime simultaneously loads and offloads cargo at the port.

"The receipt of this second LOA demonstrates our commitment to our customers, the value of inclusive port stakeholder relationships and exhibits confidence in our rigorous operational risk analysis methodology," said Tim Hermann, president of Pivotal LNG.

JAX LNG is a joint venture formed by Pivotal LNG (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Southern Company Gas) and NorthStar Midstream, LLC. Expected to be operational by end of 2017, JAX LNG's waterfront LNG facility in Jacksonville will be outfitted with a marine dock and truck loading capability.

Operated by Pivotal LNG, the facility's initial daily liquefaction capacity will be 120,000 gallons of LNG per day and the facility will have 2 million gallons of storage capacity.






Related Links:

Matrix Service to build tank for JAX LNG bunker facility
ExxonMobil, Eagle LNG Partners and Crowley sign LNG bunkering agreement
New Crowley video shows arrival of massive LNG tanks at Jaxport bunkering facility
Crowley video shows construction of Jaxport LNG bunker facility
Crowley launches LNG-fuelled ConRo ship
Jacksonville
United States

Latest News:

KC LNG unveils 'game-changer' Y-piece that slashes bunker delivery times
Maersk COO explains unit cost at fixed bunker price, outlines fuel efficiency plan
Brent remains near $80
Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
MAN Diesel & Turbo joins SEA\LNG
Crew member files lawsuit against Vane Line Bunkering
GoodFuels secures funding from Dutch investment firm
Maersk Ocean profit impacted by higher bunker costs... which surge to almost $1.2bn
Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
Oil at three-and-a-half-year high on inventory deviations, geopolitical uncertainty
KPI Bridge Oil announces Group Marketing Manager promotion
Praxis looking to hire bunker trader in Singapore




Page Links:

Prices
Africa
Asia
Latin America
Middle East
North America
North Europe
South Europe
Index Summary
Price Highlights
Commentaries
Futures
Prices
Antwerp
Busan
Cape Town
Fujairah
Houston
Istanbul
Kaohsiung
Las Palmas
Maracaibo
New Orleans
Piraeus
Rio
Rotterdam
Santos
Singapore
News
Latest News
Blogs
Archive
Americas
Asia
Europe
Middle East
News
Air Pollution
Agreements & M&A's
Alternative Fuels
Cargoes & Storage
Efficiency, Costs & Charges
Environment
Events
Financial
Fuel Quality
Lubes & Additives
Oil Spills
People
Port News
Projects
Regulation/Legal
Services, Products, Technology
Statistics & Research
Vessels
Contact & Terms
Contact Us
Advertise
Terms & Conditions
Privacy Policy
Events
Upcoming Events