GTT has recently received two LNG carrier tank design orders from Korean shipyards: one from Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI,) and the other from Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI).

Each vessel will offer a capacity of 174 000 m3. GTT will design the tanks of the vessels, which will be fitted with the company’s Mark III Flex membrane containment system.

The first LNG carrier will be built in HSHI shipyard on behalf of an Asian ship-owner whose name remains confidential at this stage. The vessel delivery is scheduled for 2Q22.

The second LNG carrier will be built in HHI shipyard on behalf of the Korean ship-owner SK Shipping Co. and will be delivered during 3Q22.

Philippe Berterottière, Chairman and CEO of GTT, declared: “We are pleased to start the year 2020 with orders from our long-term partners Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries and Hyundai Heavy Industries.”

Read the article online at: https://www.lngindustry.com/liquid-natural-gas/21022020/hshi-and-hhi-place-lng-tank-orders-with-gtt/

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