A Chinese company will build five tankers – gas carriers for the project «Yamal LNG»
16:46 23 декабря 2015
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One of the largest shipping companies of China «Sinotrans» signed the contract with Dynagas and CLNG for building of 5 LNG-tankers for the project «Yamal LNG». The Chinese company has conducted the negotiations about participation in the joint activity since September.
The tankers – gas carriers with the capacity more than 170 thousand cubic meters will be built on the contracts with the shipyards DSME and DY Shipping Limited. Deliveries of the tankers will be started since November of 2017. The ship owner will give the tankers – gas carriers to rent for the project «Yamal LNG» till 2045.
As neftegaz.ru reminds, in the end of October Bureau Veritas announced that it would provide classification of the series of 15 tankers – gas carriers of ice class purposed for transportation of gas from «Yamal LNG». South Korea is building them. With help of the tankers – gas carriers NOVATEK will be able to export 16 million and 500 thousand tons of liquefied natural gas per year.