LNG IWT Project Database

Terminal, Isle of Grain, UK

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

Duration

2002 2005

Number of ships

Port

Isle of Grain

Project partners

National Grid

Countries

  • United Kingdom

Study to download

Technical data

Notes/comments

1982-2002: LNG peak shave storage facility
2005: Conversion to import terminal completed
2008: 1st expansion completed
2010: 2nd expansion completed
Small-scale distribution services under consideration

Last modified: April 24, 2014