Change in the Management Board of astora
Arkadius J. Binia succeeds Frank Tauchnitz
Kassel. Arkadius J. Binia has been appointed managing director of astora GmbH & Co. KG with immediate effect. He brings with him many years´ experience working at astora and is now taking over technical responsibility as a management board member. Binia succeeds Frank Tauchnitz, who has retired from that position. Aleksey Mochalkin will be in charge of sales, finance, business development and commercial dispatching divisions.
astora GmbH & Co. KG, based in Kassel, Germany, is one of the largest natural gas storage operators in Europe. The company maintains one of the largest natural gas storage facilities in Western Europe at Rehden in Northern Germany, which has a working gas volume of more than four billion cubic metres. In addition, the storage company also holds capacities in the second largest storage facility in Central Europe, located in Haidach, Austria. In order to secure natural gas supplies to Europe, the company is currently developing the Jemgum natural gas storage facility on the German-Dutch border.