GTT receives a new order from DSME for the design of two large Floating LNG Storage Units

Paris June 30th, 2020

GTT has received an order from the Korean shipyard Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for the tank design of two Floating LNG Storage Units (FSUs1), the largest such units ever built, on behalf of the Russian company GTLK.

Each FSU will have a capacity of 361,600 m3 and will be fitted with the NO96 GW membrane cryogenic containment system, a technology developed by GTT. Their delivery is scheduled for the end of 2022.

These two FSUs will be located respectively in the Murmansk region and in the Bay of Kamchatka in the Russian Federation. The will be employed in the Arctic LNG 2 project of the Russian LNG producer Novatek.

(1) FSUs are stationary barges able to receive and store LNG from LNG carriers.

Gaztransport & Technigaz press release