GTT Receives Order from Hyundai Heavy Industries to Design LNG Tanks


By The Maritime Executive 06-19-2018 01:30:26

Paris - June 19th, 2018. GTT has received an order from South Korean shipyard Hyundai Heavy Industries to design the tanks of a new 174,000 cbm LNG carrier on behalf of Greek ship-owner Thenamaris. The vessel's delivery is scheduled in September 2020.

These tanks will be equipped with the Mark III Flex membrane containment system. This insulation system benefits from a significant track record.

Philippe Berterottière, Chairman and CEO of GTT declared: "This new order reinforces our long-term partnership with Hyundai Heavy Industries, with whom we have managed more than 50 new builds. We are also very pleased to accompany, once more, Thenamaris on its vessels projects.

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