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GTT receives an order from Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) Co. Ltd. for the tank design of two new LNG Carriers

2020-02-25

Paris – February 25th, 2020. GTT has received an order from the Chinese shipyard Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) Co. Ltd. for the tank design of two new LNG Carriers (LNGC1) on behalf of the Japanese ship-owner “K” LINE.

Each vessel will offer a capacity of 79,960 m3. GTT will design the tanks of the vessels, which will be fitted with the NO96 L03+ membrane containment system, a technology developed by GTT. The delivery of the vessels is planned during the second quarter of 2022.

Philippe Berterottière, Chairman and CEO of GTT, declared: "We are pleased to receive this new order for mid-scale LNG Carriers, from Hudong-Zhonghua, a long term partner of GTT, on behalf of the ship-owner “K” LINE.”

 

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