Epic Gas Ltd. Contracts for Two Carriers

By MarEx 2014-04-30 11:07:00

Epic Gas Ltd. announced today that the Company has signed shipbuilding contracts for two 7,500cbm fully-pressurized gas carriers with Sasaki Shipbuilding of Japan.  The vessels are scheduled for delivery during the first half of 2016.

Following this commitment, Epic Gas has 13 vessels in its newbuilding program, three of which are scheduled for delivery in 2014, three in 2015, six in 2016, and one in 2017.

Epic Gas has taken delivery of three newbuildings during 2014, including the ‘Epic St. Croix’, a 5,000cbm fully-pressurized gas carrier delivered from Sasaki Shipbuilding on April 24, 2014.

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