Yards gear up for LNG carrier production.

Type of article: Periodical article


The article reports on the efforts of shipyards in France, Finland and South Korea to gain market share in this promising sector. Current 125-135.000 m3 capacity designs specify four cargo tanks, rather than five or six. Details are given on construction of the cargo tanks, and, in particular, their insulation.


  • Original title: Yards gear up for LNG carrier production.
  • Record ID : 1995-2730
  • Languages: English
  • Source: MER - 27-28; 1 fig.; 2 phot.
  • Publication date: 1994/08
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.


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