Gate terminal

Gate terminal: access gateway for global supply of LNG

Gate terminal is Europe’s LNG hub – a professional access gateway for LNG that is supplied from across the world. The import terminal on Maasvlakte in Rotterdam contributes to the natural gas supply in the Netherlands and Northwest Europe. Gate terminal receives LNG for its customers, stores it, regasifies it and then supplies it to the gas transport network for distribution to households and industry.

What is LNG?

Liquified Natural Gas

LNG is natural gas that is converted into a liquid by cooling it at atmospheric pressure to approximately -160 °C. LNG is odourless, non-toxic and non-corrosive and is not kept under pressure in this cooled state: it is a cold liquid. LNG is flammable only if…