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Gas supply chain services

Advancing gas, together.

Helping to build the sustainable future of gas.


As a leading technical service provider to the gas supply chain, we’re committed to helping businesses in the transition to a sustainable gas sector. We understand that one size doesn’t fit all and there can be many pathways to a sustainable future.

By offering the best advice and insight, we can help you manage risk and make robust decisions for safe and efficient gas operations, today and tomorrow.  

Supporting gas like no other.

We support operators up and down the gas supply chain, from the earliest stages of field appraisal right through to transportation and end use. Our specialist teams from across the globe collaborate to share knowledge and offer a more comprehensive service, helping you deliver projects safely and efficiently.

For over 60 years, we’ve provided industry expertise that truly understands the unique behaviours and risk-profiles of gas applications at sea and on shore. It’s this tailored, expert service that’s made us the market-leading partner of choice for the classification of gas carriers.

Improving the efficiency of gas transport 

Market-leading classification and advisory services to give confidence in the performance of gas carriers. 

For over 60 years, LR has been at the forefront of the industry helping the transportation of liquid gas to become more economical, safer and more efficient.In a market where reliability and availability are critical, we are the trusted market leader to help de-risk safety critical elements and processes and assure complete confidence in the build and operations of gas carriers.   

Fuelling a new generation of commercial ships

Evidence-led expertise for the application of gas fuels in shipping. 

As shipping stakeholders re-evaluate decisions around fuel choice and environmental efficiency, the question is, under what conditions should you invest in gas as fuel? 

At LR, we know there’s no simple answer. We can help evaluate all fuel and technology options to support your decision-making for gas as a fuel. Our technical expertise can help optimise your design choices to de-risk investments and navigate any unfamiliar                                                                                     challenges during build and operations.  

The role of LNG in shipping 

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Meeting today's demand for gas

End-to-end expertise to help safely produce, store and distribute gas where it’s needed.  

At LR, we’re committed to supporting every link in the gas supply chain with the technical knowledge needed to guide projects of all sizes and complexities. From upstream offshore and onshore production facilities, to land and subsea pipeline transmission projects, to floating and fixed storage and regasification terminals. We apply our expertise to assure the integrity, reliability and success of every aspect. 

Advancing gas into a new era

Leading technical and industry expertise to support the sustainable transition of gas. 

LR is supporting the development of pathways to a sustainable gas future; maximising existing gas resources, infrastructure and supply chains. Our technical expertise and advisory services can be applied across projects to help with the advancement of gas in the energy transition; be it fossil-based, bio-derived or synthesised. Our breadth of experience makes us the preferred partner to impartially assess technology and regulatory risks  associated with new  and novel solutions. 

Why choose LR?

At LR, we think differently. We work collaboratively to understand our client’s business needs and make recommendations based on all evidence available to us. We understand the complexities of today’s market landscape and have the deep-rooted skills and experience to help organisations maximise the opportunities available to them now and in the future. 

Collaborative partnerships - We take the time to understand your needs and provide tailored, reliable support from one project to the next. 

Completely independent Unbiased support you can trust; we have no preference for any fuel or technology pathway and understand that one size does not fit all. 

Always led by evidence - We use a structured and informed approach to dynamically assess your business challenge and make recommendations based on all evidence available to us. 

Making the world a safer place - Our mission to make the world a safer place is at the heart of everything we do. We’re driven to assure the highest standards of safety for every project. 

Experts in risk - We’ve been helping our clients to manage risk for over 260 years. Today, we provide a truly comprehensive service for every link in the gas value chain  

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