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GTT receives an order from Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries for the tank design of a new LNG Carrier

2019-12-18

Paris – December 18th, 2019. GTT has received an order from the Korean shipyard Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) for the tank design of a new LNG Carrier (LNGC1).

The vessel will offer a capacity of 174,000 m3. GTT will design the tanks, which will be fitted with the Mark III Flex membrane containment system, a technology developed by GTT.

It will be built on behalf of an Asian ship-owner whose name remains confidential at this stage. The delivery will take place during the first quarter of 2022.

Philippe Berterottière, Chairman and CEO of GTT declared: "We are delighted with the continued confidence of our long-term partner HSHI with this new order.”

 

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