Knutsen, a Norwegian transport firm, has not too long ago acquired its newest LNG service vessel from Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI).
he vessel, has a capability of 174k m3 and is anticipated to contribute to Knutsen’s operations and additional improve their capabilities within the LNG sector. Paris Knutsen is the seventh vessel within the Shell-chartered sequence, eighth vessel delivered by HSHI, and tenth vessel of Knutsen throughout the final 15 months.
To remind, in an attention-grabbing transfer relating to LNG transport, Knutsen, Lloyd’s Register, , Korea Shipbuilding and Offshore Engineering (KSOE), and Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) introduced a examine in June, as a part of a Joint Improvement Undertaking (JDP), to measure carbon emissions by way of the complete life cycle of a newbuild LNG Service.
The vessel is sister vessel of 8091-96 with the one exception being MAN ME-GA fundamental engines and Hello-ALS Air Lubrication System.