GASREC APPOINTS MARK SMITH IN NEW HEALTH & SAFETY MANAGEMENT ROLE

Mark Smith has been named as Gasrec’s new Health, Safety, Security and Environmental (HSSE) Manager. The biomethane supplier has experienced exponential growth over the course of the past few years and has now expanded its leadership team with this new appointment. Smith will report directly to Gasrec CEO Rob Wood, bringing a wealth of experience…


10,000 AND COUNTING – LANDMARK LOAD FOR GASREC AT GRAIN LNG

Gasrec is celebrating a milestone achievement with Grain LNG after collecting the 10,000th tanker load of LNG (liquified natural gas) from the National Grid facility on the Isle of Grain. Demand for LNG in the road transport sector has soared in recent years, as operators continue to look for more environmentally-friendly alternatives to diesel in…


GASREC INVESTS IN FURTHER BIO-LNG ASSETS

Gasrec has completed the acquisition of five Bio-LNG (liquified natural gas) refuelling stations and four cryogenic trailers, following the withdrawal of another supplier in the LNG UK road transport market. The immediate investment by Gasrec reinforces its long-term commitment to helping operators transition from diesel to a cleaner and lower cost fuel. Over the past…


BIOMETHANE SALES CONTINUE TO SOAR, REVEAL LATEST GASREC FIGURES

Gasrec has doubled the sales of biomethane across its commercial vehicle refuelling network in the first quarter of 2021, compared to the same period in 2020. The growth continues the huge spike in demand for gas over the past two years, with the company now supplying approximately seven times more biomethane to the road transport…


GREGORY DISTRIBUTION INSTALLS GASREC BIO-LNG FACILITY TO FUEL LATEST BATCH OF VOLVO GAS TRUCKS

Logistics business Gregory Distribution has continued its drive towards a more sustainable and environmentally-friendly operation by installing its first Bio-LNG (liquified natural gas) refuelling station. Last year, the company began a trial to test the suitability of Bio-LNG to replace diesel in its fleet of more than 1,000 trucks – initially running seven Volvo FH…


REED BOARDALL INSTALLS NEW BIO-LNG REFUELLING STATION AT ITS BOROUGHBRIDGE BASE

Frozen food distribution business Reed Boardall says the clear environmental benefits of running its heavy truck fleet on a renewable fuel was the key driver in opening its first Bio-LNG (liquified natural gas) refuelling station. Owned and operated by Gasrec, the fully scalable, skid-mounted station has been designed by LIQAL and installed at the firm’s…


GASREC INVESTS £1M IN MAJOR DIRFT UPGRADE TO MEET INCREASING DEMAND

Gasrec has completed a £1 million upgrade to its flagship refuelling facility at the Daventry International Rail Freight Terminal (DIRFT), to meet the growing demand of transport operators making the transition to Bio-LNG (liquified natural gas) and Bio-CNG (compressed natural gas). A team of engineers have installed new fuel dispensers, new supply lines and a…


BIOMETHANE DELIVERS SIGNIFICANT CO2 SAVINGS FOR ROAD TRANSPORT, REPORTS GOVERNMENT-FUNDED TRIAL

Renewable fuels provider Gasrec says results published yesterday following a £20m government funded programme to trial, develop and demonstrate low emission vehicles in the road transport sector have highlighted the significant environmental and financial benefits of gas over diesel, particularly in long-haul applications. The Low Emissions Freight Trial (LEFT) report from the Low Carbon Vehicle…