Wärtsilä company has entered a deal with Monaco-based international owner, operator and manager of LNG carriers, GasLog LNG Services for maintenance of eight LNG carriers operating on Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines.
The newbuilding LNG carrier jointly owned by MOL and Tokyo LNG Tanker Co. Ltd. was named 'Energy Liberty' today in a naming ceremony at the Tsu Shipyard of Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU).
President Tokyo Gas Co. Ltd, Michiaki Hirose gave the name "Energy Liberty" to the vessel.
A South Korean company has been contracted to build 15 ice-breaking tanker vessels for Russia. During the 2017 Eastern Economic Forum, Russian President Vladimir Putin said the 15 tankers is for transporting Liquified natural gas (LNG) from Yamal LNG project.