Metro Gas signs MoU with KPT.

KARACHI -- Today Metro Gas (Pvt) Ltd has entered a MoU with Karachi Port Trust (KPT) for establishing Virtual Pipeline system for disseminating LNG across Pakistan. The ceremony was attended by KPT Trustees and officials and business community representatives. The MoU was signed by Rear Admiral Zaka ur Rehman, GM Operations, on behalf of KPT and Owais Mir, CEO, on behalf of Metro Gas (Pvt) Ltd. KPT will allocate suitable berths for this purpose and arrangements are underway by Metro Gas (Pvt) Ltd for the transportation of ISO tanks to the customers through road. The process involves imports of ISO containers and in second stage set up of FSU based model for transfer of LNG from ships to ISO tanks

and thereafter to their respective destinations. Metro Gas (Pvt) Ltd will regasify the LNG at end user premises and will also provide gas storage units. Aiming at meeting gas shortage in Pakistan through a rapid practical LNG Virtual Pipeline solution, it is expected to result in provision of much needed fuel for commercial, industrial and residential sectors of the country. This is also in line with the vision of Prime

Minister Imran Khan and present government resulting in economic, social and...

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