Gazprom Supplying Gas From Kaliningrad FSRU
11.09.2022 By Ella Keskin - NEWS

November 9, 2022 [LNG Prime] – Gas giant Gazprom has completed tests at its 174,000-cbm FSRU Marshal Vasilevskiy off Russia’s Kaliningrad, located between Lithuania and Poland.

 

 

The firm said in a statement on Monday it had completed scheduled maintenance checks of the systems and equipment of the FSRU and the offshore LNG receiving terminal in the Kaliningrad region.

For about two weeks, the FSRU had been delivering regasified LNG to the gas transmission network for onward distribution to the regional consumers, according to Gazprom.

Russia’s only FSRU, Marshal Vasilevskiy, and the offshore LNG receiving terminal are “technically complex objects” and require period checks of their work in the climatic conditions of the Baltic Sea, especially in the autmn/winter period, Gazprom said.

Gazprom said that the FSRU receives LNG from its Portovaya LNG production, storage, and shipment complex in the Leningrad region.

The firm said it had launched commercial operations at the facility in September.

As previously reported by LNG Prime, the 170,000-cbm LNG carrier Pskov departed from the facility located near Russia’s Baltic Sea port of Vysotsk with the first cargo on September 13. The vessel delivered this shipment to Greece.

With the FSRU in Kaliningrad, Gazprom can ensure gas supplies to Kaliningrad in case of disruptions of pipeline gas supplies via Lithuania.

Gazprom said that, beyond the FSRU, another reliable source for the consumers in the region is the Kaliningradskoye underground storage facility, which was created in rock salt deposits by the company.

The state-owned firm added that it continues to expand the storage.

 


Pro Trial: Access 11,340 Tank Terminal and Production Facilities

11,340 tank storage and production facilities as per the date of this article. Click on the button and register to get instant access to actionable tank storage industry data

Hiap Huat JV Co to Build RM100m Liquid Bulk Storage Terminal in West Port Over Five Year Period
06.21.2024 - NEWS
June 21, 2024 [New Straits Times]- Hiap Huat Holdings Bhd’s joint venture company with KL P... Read More
Madrid-Based Company FRV Announces Plans to Develop Green Hydrogen Project in Brazil
06.21.2024 - NEWS
June 21, 2024 [Bioenergy Times]- FRV, a renewable energy development company based in Madrid and ... Read More
China's Wison New Energies to Quit Russian Projects in Blow to Arctic LNG 2
06.21.2024 - NEWS
June 21, 2024 [Reuters]- Chinese engineering firm Wison New Energies has decided to discontinue a... Read More
TotalEnergies, NNPC Take FID on New Gas Project to Supply Nigeria LNG Plant
06.21.2024 - NEWS
June 21, 2024 [LNG Prime]- France’s TotalEnergies and Nigeria’s NNPC have taken the final inv... Read More