GTT receives an AIP from China Classification Society CCS for its cargo handling system on a LNG Bunkering Ship concept


Paris – December 10, 2015. GTT, the world leader in the design of membrane containment systems for the maritime transportation and storage of LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas), announces that it has received an Approval in Principle (AIP) for the cargo handling system on a LNG Bunkering Ship concept, suitable for both Mark III and NO96 technologies. This AIP was granted by the China Classification Society, CCS, after the review of GTT studies.

Philippe Berterottière, Chairman and CEO of GTT, commented: "We are very pleased to receive this AIP from CCS. Our cooperation in China is growing throughout the years and we are looking forward to further working together with CCS and our other Chinese partners on projects related to small scale LNG infrastructures and use of LNG as marine fuel, which are promising markets in China.”

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