Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT) has announced that its Mark V technology will be used to equip a new LNG carrier ordered by Gaslog. The vessel will be constructed at Samsung Heavy Industries’ (SHI) shipyard in Geoje Island, South Korea, with delivery scheduled for 2019.
The Chairman and CEO of GTT, Philippe Berterottière, said: “Gaslog's choice of our new membrane containment system highlights the confidence of our partners in our innovations.
“We are constantly striving to enhance the performances of our systems. This first order of Mark V shows our ability to meet market requirements”.
Mark V technology reduces the guaranteed daily boil-off rate of LNG to 0.07% of the tank volume per day. It also optimises the dynamic insulation resistance.
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