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GTT notified by Samsung Heavy Industries for the tank design of two LNG Carriers for CELSIUS TANKERS

2019-03-12

Paris – March 12th, 2019. GTT has received an order from the Korean shipyard Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI), concerning the tank design of two 180,000 m3 LNGCs, on behalf of ship-owner CELSIUS TANKERS.

GTT will design the tanks of the vessels, which will be fitted with the Mark III Flex membrane containment system, a technology developed by GTT. The deliveries of the ships are planned during the second quarter of 2021.

Philippe Berterottière, Chairman and CEO of GTT, declared: “We are very pleased to receive this new order from SHI, which confirms CELSIUS TANKERS’ entry into the LNG industry, whom we are pleased to accompany, once more, with our technology.”

 

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