AmpCNG to Build Public-Access CNG Station
December 17, 2013
AmpCNG (formally known as AMP Americas) announced that it has signed a deal with Venture Logistics to build CNG fueling infrastructure at an existing gasoline station in Lafayette, Ind.
The public station will serve the Subaru of Indiana Automotive plant as the anchor tenant, and will provide as much as 2.5 million diesel gallon equivalents of CNG each year to heavy-duty truck fleets operating primarily on I-65.
Under the agreement, ampTrillium, the joint venture between ampCNG and Trillium CNG, a business unit of Integrys Energy Group Inc., will invest more than $2.4 million to upgrade the existing Super Pantry Travel Center. The ultra fast-fill CNG station will have 2 dual hose dispensers, 4 lanes, 4 hoses, and is expected to be fully operational by the end of March, 2014.
Venture Logistics will provide Subaru of Indiana Automotive with a new fleet of 42, 2014 Freightliner and Kenworth Class-8 trucks powered by the Cummins-Westport ISX-12 G engine.