LNGSTS is wholly owned by STS Marine Solutions, part of 1923 Investments. It is ISO 9001:2015, 14001:2015, 18001:2007 certified for “Management of operations and associated activities of LNG terminals, transfers and vessels.” It is one of the world’s leading service provider companies with over 30 years of transfer experience involving crude oil, refined petroleum products, LPG, LNG and even items for the Department and Ministry of Defence (DOD and MOD). It has had a dedicated LNG department since 2005.
The Right Choice in LNG STS
We deliver unmatched expertise in the marine transfer of LNG and LPG through cost-effective and safety-focused solutions. A combination of local assets and ultimate flexibility make us the provider of choice in the Global LNG market.
The LNGSTS team is experienced in ship-to-ship emergency response and can ensure the success of your next operation. Our detailed incident response plan is based upon time-tested scenarios and can support you when you need it most.
We are one of the only companies to own complete sets of LNG STS transfer equipment ready for deployment.
LNGSTS operate terminals worldwide to exacting standards based on experience gained over the last ten years.
Providing consultancy services from operational inputs to design requirements for varying projects from Terminal design to vessel conversion.
Small Scale LNG
Having pioneered the small scale process with 65 operations in Japan, LNGSTS is leading the way in developing new small scale opportunities for terminals and STS.
Safe LNG Cargo Transfers Worldwide
LNGSTS is committed to achieving operational excellence and delivering flawless customer service using an integrated risk-based approach to the management of health, safety, environment, quality and security.
- Strive for zero harm to people and property by holding Health and Safety as our first priority
- Strive for zero spills and minimize the impact of our operations on the environmentority
- Enhance the competence of our people through structured training and career development
The Right Choice in LNG STS
We deliver unmatched expertise in the lightering of LNG and LPG through cost-effective and safety-focused solutions. A combination of local assets and ultimate flexibility make us the provider of choice in the Global LNG market.
LNGSTS team is experienced in ship-to-ship emergency response and can ensure the success of your next operation. Our detailed incident response plan is based off time-tested scenarios and can support you when you need it most.
LNGSTS is certified: ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certified
|2005||Offshore FSRU Terminal, United States
Provided Management and O&M services for the world’s first offshore LNG receiving facility.
Short-term, opportunistic trading into the Henry hub.
|2007||FSRU Terminal, United Kingdom
Provided consultancy, procedural development and managerial services during conception, commissioning and operation of the world’s first regasification shore based GasPort.
12 months from site selection to in-service.
|2008||Offshore FSRU Terminal, United States
Provided Management and O&M services.
Consultancy services provided during construction, 7 month timeline from start to in-service.
|2008||FSRU Terminal, Argentina
Provided consultancy and managerial services during construction, commissioning and operation.
Developed operating procedures, manuals and commissioning plans for both HP Regas and LNG STS operations.
6 months from start of project to in-service.
|2009||FSRU Terminal, Kuwait
Provided consultancy and managerial services throughout the design, construction, commissioning and first season’s operation for all aspects including Marine, HP Regas and LNG transfer operations.
Developed all operating procedures/manuals, continued to provide technical support at all stages of the project.
Providing Technical O&M management services till 2018.
|2011||Break Bulk LNG Terminal Project, Japan
Assisted project clients in developing a small scale LNG STS system (125,000m3 to 3,500m3 vessels), incorporating all recommendations contained within the new SIGTTO ship-to-ship guidelines. Developed and delivered a training program tailor-made for this project. LNG STS commenced with commissioning in November 2011.
|2011-2016||FSRU Terminal, UAE
Providing Marine assurance, advice and support services.
Carrying out all compatibility studies as required to ensure all vessels calling at the FSRU Terminal are fully compatible as per the predefined limitations.
|2012||SIGTTO ship-to-ship Guideline Working Group
Sat on the working group to develop the recently published LNG STS Guidelines.
Active member within SIGTTO.
|2013||FSRU Terminal, China
Contracted to prepare and deliver commissioning services.
Acted as owner’s representatives.
Provided PHSSER study.
Delivered training for key client personnel, class room and hands-on at our other managed terminals and then onsite in China.
|2014||Offshore FSRU Terminal, Indonesia
Assisted with the commissioning activities of offshore FSRU in Indonesia.
Wrote a complete commissioning procedure for the FSRU and land based terminal, from gas up and cool down operations to the first ship-to-ship operation.
Carried out a full and in depth procedural review on the Ship-To-Ship Procedures.
|2014 – 2015||Provide Services For Emergency Ship-to-Ship Transfers
Acted as ship-to-ship consultants LNGC Operators during distressed ship-to-ship operations.
Offered technical advice based on experienced gained through other ship-to-ship operations.
|2015 – 2025||FSRU Terminal, Jordan
Awarded full 10 year O&M contract providing operational and management services for FSRU terminal in Jordan.
Provide commissioning and mobilisation service prior to terminal coming into operation.
Provide operational manuals and procedures for equipment as well as write in-depth commissioning procedure.
|2015||Representation during reload operations, UK
Initially employed as cargo representative by client during the first reload operation from an LNG receiving terminal in the UK to an LNG vessel. The operation involved the cooldown of the LNGC.
LNGSTS has also conducted additional LNG operations representing clients at other locations.
|2015||FSRU Terminal, Egypt
Provided commissioning services for new FSRU terminal and vessels in Egypt.
Provided training to crew of FSRU in ship-to-ship procedures
|2016|| Micro LNG Terminal, Jamaica
LNGSTS provided STS services and management of the world’s first micro LNG terminal in Jamaica, successfully conducting over 20 STS cargo operations.
|2017||STS Operations Subic Bay, The Philippines
LNGSTS acted as service provider for the first ever LNG Ship-to-Ship transfer in Subic Bay.
|2017||FSU STS Operations Montego Bay, Jamaica
LNGSTS provide full service provision for an LNG Ship-to-Ship transfer conducted underway outside Montego Bay.
|2018||FSU Terminal, Bahrain
Provide ongoing consultancy, Operation and Maintenance services for the Bahrain LNG Import Terminal.