LNG IWT Project Database

Ship-to-ship Bunkering, Port of Rotterdam

Type of project

StudyRegulationGuideline/StandardPlatformFundingImplementation

Place in LNG chain

SupplyStorageDistributionLNG as CargoBunkeringLNG as Fuel

IWT Corridor

Belgian & Dutch Inland WaterwaysDanube & MainElbe & Northern German Inland WaterwaysPoRhineRhone & SaoneSeine & Northern FranceThamesOther Inland Waterway/Not definedMaritime (IWT-relevant)Wadden Sea

Project status

Completed

Year of project completion

2012

Number of ships

Port

Rotterdam

Project partners

Countries

  • Netherlands

Study to download

Technical data

Notes/comments

With the amendment of the Bye-Laws (see link above) of 2014, Rotterdam became the first port where ship-to-ship bunkering of LNG was officially allowed.

Last modified: February 12, 2016