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GTT, a founding member of SEA\LNG

2016-07-13

July 13th, 2016 - GTT, Carnival Corporation & plc, DNV-GL, ENGIE, ENN, GE, Lloyd's Register, Mitsubishi Corporation, NYK, Port of Rotterdam, Qatargas, Shell, Tote, Inc. and Wartsila announce the creation of SEA\LNG foundation. Led by Peter Keller, Executive Vice President of Tote, Inc., this organization aims to promote the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel.

This joint initiative is fully in line with the recent environmental regulations, carried by different governments, the European Union and the International Maritime Organization (IMO) on a global scale, which promote the use of a much cleaner ship propulsion system. To support the increasing demand for LNG, the deployment of dedicated infrastructures is required to enable quick, secure and cost effective access to LNG. SEA\LNG, addresses to all key actors in the LNG supply chain and aims to face the challenges related to the use of LNG as fuel.

"GTT is proud to be part of SEA\LNG. The company is convinced that the market for LNG as fuel has a great future and that the foundation will help make it a reality”, said Jacques Danton, vice-president of LNG as a fuel division at GTT.

More information on : www.sea-lng.org