Gloryholder Liquefied Gas Machinery (DL) Co., Ltd (LGM Engineering) has received the order to design and supply an LNG fuel gas supply system for 1+1 26,300DWT Chemical tanker.
The newbuild vessel is constructed at Fukuoka Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (FUKUOKA) in October 2021 under the order from Fairfield Chemical Carrier (FCC) ship’s owner.
It’s great to hear that, this is the first order of 2+4 recently awarded by FUKUOKA shipbuilding, the following 4 vessels will be the second order. This first-order opens a great step of LGM Engineering’s market position and its recognition in the Japanese shipping industry.
The deliveries of the LNG fuel gas supply systems will start at the end of 2022.
LGM Engineering will provide an EPC delivery of the LNG fuel gas supply system package. The scope of supply includes:
- Two type C single walled LNG fuel tanks with PUF insulation,
- Installation guidance of LNG tanks, gas processing system, LNG bunkering stations, Water/Glycol system, ESD system
- System commissioning, gas trail and crew training.
To remind that, LGM Engineering has received a lot of LNG fuel gas supply system orders within this year. The recent order is to supply LNG fuel gas supply system for four 190,000 DWT dual fuel bulk carriers to its partner Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (SWS)
Fukuoka was founded on 10th November 1947. Fukuoka Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. acquired shares of Watanabe Shipbuilding Co., Ltd . in January 2018 and Usuki Shipyard Co., Ltd. in April 2018. This enables the shipyard to diversify the types of ship, and Fukuoka can respond more flexibly to meet the several demand s in the market changes.
Source LGM Engineering