Reloading station for Klaipedos NAFTA

Project Name : FEED & EIA for LNG reloading station

Country : Lithuania

Project Location Wihin Country : Klaipeda

Name of Client : Klaipedos NAFTA

Start Date : December 2014

Completion Date : July 2015

Name of Associated Firm : Baltic Engineers


Detailed Narrative Description of Project & Services Provided

The purpose of the project is the development of LNG Reloading Station for ships & trucks to be implemented within the Oil Terminal located in Klaipeda harbour.

The LNG Reloading Station mainly consists in LNG Transfer facilities, LNG Storage, LNG Truck Loading facilities and Ship LNG Bunkering facilities.

The key technical features of LNG RS are summarised below:

  • Unloading of LNG carriers from 1,400 m3 up to 25,000 m3 in capacity with LNG arms and transfer lines at a maximum flowrate of 1000 m3/h.
  • Storage of LNG in Horizontal Pressurized Vessels 1000 m3 net each
  • LNG truck loading facilities from 250 000 to 500 000 m3/year
  • LNG ship bunkering facilities at a maximum flowrate of 500 m3/h
  • Fuel gas production for local purposes using Boil Off Gas or LNG vaporizers


Scope of work

The engineering services were split into several different tasks:

  • Task I Technological Design Concept Study and preliminary budget cost estimates
  • Task II Front End Engineering Design (FEED),  Quantitative Risk Assessment, CAPEX and OPEX estimates, implementation schedule, project risks analysis
  • Task III EIA screening and amendment of the detailed plan
  • Task IV Additional consultations