GTT receives order from SHI to design tanks for new NYK's LNGC
GTT has received an order notification from Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) for the tanks design of a Liquefied Natural Gas Carrier (LNGC) on behalf of the Japanese ship-owner Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK), GTT said.
GTT’s Mark III Flex membrane containment system has been selected to equip the LNGC, offering a capacity of 174,000 m3. The vessel’s delivery is scheduled for Q1 2021.
"We are very pleased to continue our partnership of excellence with Samsung Heavy Industries for the benefit of NYK, an owner with whom we have a very close relationship." commented Philippe Berterottière, Chairman and CEO of GTT.
GTT is a leading engineering company in containment systems for the shipping and storage in cryogenic conditions of LNG (liquefied natural gas), GTT offers engineering, consultancy, training, maintenance support and technical design services. Approved by leading classification societies, its technologies are underpinned by a substantial return of experience over many decades.