Nakilat claims that this is part of the planned and phased transition that was announced on 19 October 2016. The vessel has a cargo carrying capacity of 210 200 m3, is wholly-owned by Nakilat, and is chartered by Qatargas. It was constructed by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) in South Korea, and was delivered in February 2009. It has been in service ever since.
The vessel in the ninth wholly-owned LNG vessel that will come under Nakilat Shipping Qatar Ltd’s management. It brings the total number of vessels managed by the company to 17, consisting of 4 LPG carriers and 13 LNG carriers.
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