“Yamal LNG” will need 11 LNG-tankers of conventional type. 6 of them have been already booked. It is left to contract for 5 conventional vessels. This information was given by the director general of the company Yevgeniy Kot within “LNG Congress 2016”.
As he notes, the complete cargo capacity of these ships will make 170 thousand tons. Yevgeniy Kot reminds that “Yamal LNG” has already contracted for 15 gas carriers of ice class Arc7. The company approved transactions on giving guarantees on ships of ice class of the fourth category Yenisei River and Lena River. The cargo capacity of these LNG-tankers makes 154 thousand and 900 cubic meters. Earlier “Yamal LNG” already approved guarantees on tankers of ice class of the fourth category Clean Planet, Clean Horizon, Clean Vision and Clean Ocean, as Interfax informs.