LNG IWT Project Database

BinGas: Development of Technologies for the Transport of LNG by Inland Vessels: Tank-Propulsion-Ship

Type of project


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



2013 2016

Number of ships


Project partners

Universität Duisburg-Essen; Neue Triton Schiffswerft GmbH; Entwicklungszentrum für Schiffstechnik und Transportsysteme e.V. (DST); MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH; Germanischer Lloyd SE; TGE Marine Gas Engineering GmbH; EnBW Regional AG; Reederei Jaegers; August Storm GmbH &Co. KG


  • Germany

Study to download

Technical data


The project is funded by the German Research Framework: Programme Maritime Technologien der nächsten Generation (Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy, Germany)

Last modified: February 9, 2016