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ABS & MOL Sign MOU to Build Up to 14 New Gas Carriers

Logistic News - Published on Thu, 18 Jul 2019

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ABS and Mitsui OSK Lines Ltd have signed a MOU to collaborate on up to 14 new gas carriers. The agreement covers seven new-build Very Large Ethane Carriers and up to seven new-build Liquefied Natural Gas Carriers designed to carry gas from the US to China and other global markets. ABS will provide plan review, survey, inspection and other classification services for vessels, machinery and equipment as well as assist with managing the requirements for foreign flag carriers calling at US terminals.

Mr Tony Nassif, ABS Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, said that “ABS is a world leader in gas and the classification of gas carriers, with a track record of supporting some of the most innovative and technically demanding projects in the world. It is outstanding to have that expertise recognized by an innovator such as MOL. ABS is proud to be able to use our extensive experience to support these projects and advance the safe handling, storage and transportation of gas.”

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Posted By : Sanju Moirangthem on Thu, 18 Jul 2019
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