Hudong-Zhonghua orders GTT tank design for new LNG carrier

Chinese shipyard Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding has ordered the tank design for a new LNG carrier from French LNG containment specialist GTT. Illustration only; Courtesy of Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group)  is building this new LNG carrier on behalf of the leasing … Read More

Hudong-Zhonghua holds naming ceremony for MU LAN LNG carrier

Chinese shipbuilder Hudong-Zhonghua has completed the MU LAN LNG carrier for CSSC (Hong Kong) Shipping. Courtesy of Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding The vessel was christened today in a naming ceremony in Shanghai. MU LAN is a 174,000 cubic metres LNG carrier, equipped … Read More

KSOE surpasses annual order target with newest deal

South Korean shipbuilding giant Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE) said it has exceeded its annual order target after securing another deal for the construction of two LNG carriers. On 15 July, the shipbuilder revealed the new order worth KRW … Read More

SCF Group, TotalEnergies fix charter for two more LNG carrier newbuilds

Russian tanker owner SCF Group has received confirmation from TotalEnergies for an option for two 174,000-cbm LNG carriers. The vessels will be chartered for a period of up to seven years, operating within TotalEnergies global portfolio LNG trade under the … Read More

Alpha Gas takes delivery of Energy Intelligence LNG carrier

South Korean shipbuilder DSME has handed over newbuild LNG carrier Energy Intelligence to Greek ship management company Alpha Gas. Courtesy of Alpha Gas The 173,400 cubic metres LNG carrier Energy Intelligence, built by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) in … Read More

LNG carrier Aristarchos delivered to Capital Gas

Greece’s Capital Gas Ship Management has taken delivery of Cheniere-chartered LNG carrier Aristarchos, built by South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries. Courtesy of Capital Gas Aristarchos is an LNG tanker with a cargo capacity of 174,000 cubic metres. The vessel is … Read More