The energy company Gasum increased its shareholding in the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) company Skangas from 70% to 100% in October 2018.

Skangas Becomes Gasum

The acquisition is part of the Gasum strategy, a core element of which is to develop the Nordic gas market and the LNG infrastructure. Following the integration process, Skangas is renamed Gasum at the latest by 3rd December 2018.

The name change will strengthen the Gasum brand in the Nordic countries and the position of Gasum as the leading provider of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the region.

All Skangas companies will be renamed to Gasum. Please note that the business ID codes or contact details will not be changed:

 Old name:  New name:
 Skangas AS  Gasum AS
 Skangas Oy  Gasum LNG Oy
 Skangas AB  Gasum LNG AB
 Skangas LNG Production AS  Gasum LNG Production AS

The name change will take place in Norway, Sweden and Finland at the latest by 3rd December 2018 subsequent to each country registry offices’ approval.

Once the changes come into force Skangas customers and other stakeholders will be duly notified of the change.

Source: Skangas