LNG Workshop II – Zwolle

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The DUAL Ports Partnership is pleased to invite you to take part in a workshop with a focus on possibilities and challenges for LNG and the opportunities for Liquid Bio Gas.

The workshop will take place in Zwolle, The Netherlands on the 24th of April 2019.

If you wish to participate in the conference please register with the Port of Zwolle at communicatie@portofzwolle.nl

You can view the full agenda for the workshop and partnership meeting here.


12:00-13:00 Arrival and Lunch

13:00-13:10 Welcome by Mr. Jeroen van den Ende, Port of Zwolle 

and introduction to DUAL Ports by Mr. Wim Stubbe, Port of Oostende.

13:10-14:40 DUAL Ports LNG workshop II:

New and greener fuels in shipping and ports – Opportunities and challenges.

Various ways of propulsion, multiple sources

Mr. Bart Kuipers, Erasmus Centre for Urban, Port and Transport Economics – NL

Experiences from LNG propulsion in bulk ship, Mr. Jens Buchhave, TernTank – DK

Decentral small-scale LNG and LBG production, Mr. Jacob Himmelstrup, NærEnergi – DK

Business case and feasibility – LNG in the Port of Skagen, Mr. Jesper Rullfs, Port of Skagen – DK

14:40-15:00 Coffee/tea break

15:00-16:00 Investments in green and blue: Is it a dream or cost efficient?

Examples of financial cooperation – private and public, Mr. Nikolaj R. Krause, MEQ Partners – DK

Investing in LNG or another alternative source?, Mr. Nutte Visser, Director MCS Full Service Container Logistics – NL

Cleaning ship hulls with robots, less fuel consumption, Mr. Alex Noordstrand, Fleetcleaner BV – NL

16:00-16:30 LNG or LBG in ports: Group discussion

Challenges for ports to realise the potential of LNG/LBG systems as 

a value-added activity?

16:30-17:00 Summary of discussions

17:00-17:15 Concluding remarks on the day – learnings and to do’s 

17:15-18:00 Refreshments and informal get together

20:00 – 22:00 Informal working dinner – Lumen Hotel

The workshop will be followed by a partnership meeting for the partners in DUAL Ports, held on the 25th of April.