Valmet to deliver Valmet DNA Integrated Operations solution to Manga LNG’s terminal

Source: press release, 3 December 2020

Valmet DNA Integrated Operations will provide real-time data both for operators and customers at Manga LNG Oy’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal in Tornio, Finland
Valmet DNA Integrated Operations will provide real-time data both for operators and customers at Manga LNG Oy’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal in Tornio, Finland (photo: Wärtsilä)

Valmet will deliver Valmet DNA Integrated Operations solution to Manga LNG Oy’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal in Tornio, Finland.

The order was included in Valmet’s orders received of the third quarter 2020. The value of the order will not be disclosed. The solution will be started up in June 2021.

“We already use Valmet DNA automation system extensively throughout our terminal operations. To make processes more efficient on our loading bay and in our order management, we will complement the existing system with Valmet DNA Integrated Operations solution and its electronic scheduling function,” says Mika Kolehmainen, CEO, Manga LNG Oy.

“Valmet DNA Integrated Operations solution is used in many LNG terminals to provide real-time data both for operators and their customers,” says Mikko Haapaniemi, Product Manager, LNG, Automation, Valmet.

With the new solution, Manga LNG and its customers will be able to enter orders directly into the ordering system. Integrated with the terminal management and enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, the solution will automatise and speed up processes at the terminal.

Valmet DNA Integrated Operations solution for terminal management and distribution information management covers resource and transfer management, transfer tracking and end point monitoring. It enables run-out time forecasts and automatic orders, load scheduling and permissions, reporting, production planning, process optimisation and an interface to ERP systems. With automated and flexible tools, it is possible to optimise sourcing and order planning as well as plan energy distribution efficiently, saving time and costs. Communication between various parties in the supply chain is easy.

The solution has an integrated map tool for online asset monitoring. It also provides all the data needed for electrical and automated invoicing, and overall quality and energy balance control.