27 May 2016
Opening of a plant for the liquefaction of natural gas in the city of Pskov. 05.26.2016
On May 26, 2016, the opening of a natural gas liquefaction plant in the city of Pskov on the territory of the production complex took place. The opening ceremony was attended by Vice President of JSC Gazprombank Mikhail Rodionov, Governor of the Pskov Region Andrei Turchak and General Director of CJSC Cryogas Richard Rudnitsky. The opening ceremony was also attended by representatives of Gazprombank management, top officials of the companies, Gazprom export LLC. PJSC "OMZ"; PJSC "Cryogenmash", customers and partners of CJSC "Cryogas", as well as other guests.
The complex for the liquefaction of natural gas with a gas filling compressor station (KSPG with AGNKS) in Pskov is a low-tonnage plant with a capacity of 23 thousand tons of LNG per year with two production lines. The plant's technology is a single chain for the production and shipment of liquefied and compressed natural gas.
The customer and investor of KSPG with CNG filling station Pskov is LLC & nbsp; "Kriogaz-Pskov". The general contractor was Cryogas CJSC, which implemented the full cycle of works from the development of LNG production technology with the associated design, construction, installation and commissioning works, including the final stage - putting the facility into commercial operation on a turnkey basis.
The sale of finished products (LNG) is planned to be carried out in the North-West region of Russia, and also, with the participation of Gazprom Export, for export to European countries. As part of the opening of the plant, a contract was concluded for the supply of LNG with PSPG with CNG filling station Pskov, where Russian LNG will be used for the first time as fuel for refueling new Megastar passenger ferries of Tallink.
Today, CJSC “Kriogaz” continues its activities aimed at the development of an innovative direction & nbsp; - production, supply and sale of liquefied natural gas (LNG). In particular, he is working on regional projects for the construction of natural gas liquefaction complexes, in the implementation of which a shareholder of Gazprombank JSC takes part.