Chart to provide fuel system for LNG-Hybrid barge delivering shore power in Hamburg
Chart to provide fuel system for LNG-Hybrid barge delivering shore power in Hamburg 28 December 2013 Chart Ferox, a.s., a member of Chart Industries’ Distribution and Storage (D&S) segment in Europe, has been awarded a contract by Hybrid Port Energy Gmbh & Co. KG (HPE) to provide LNG fuel storage and processing equipment for the LNG-Hybrid Barge , which will operate in Hamburg’s HafenCity. The LNG-Hybrid Barge uses LNG to generate electricity from combined heat and power units and generators; electricity thus generated will be fed into the cruise ship’s power supply as needed. The LNG-Hybrid Barge is a project between HPE and cruise liner operators and will provide power to cruise liners—in this case AIDA cruise liners—during their layovers in the port of Hamburg using LNG to reduce emissions in accordance with current and future MARPOL regulations. The LNG-Hybrid Barge. C...