Turkish shipyard launches Desgagnés dual-fuel tanker

A dual-fuel LNG IMO-II chemical tanker has been launched at Turkey’s Besiktas Shipyard for Canadian shipping firm Desgagnés Group.

The 14,000DWT, polar ice-class tanker, Rossi A. Desgagnés, is the fourth in a series of four asphalt-bitumen-chemical tankers.

Each can be powered by heavy fuel oil, marine diesel oil or liquefied natural gas (LNG).

The 10,000GT newbuilding measures 135 metres by 23.5 metres.

Last modified onMonday, 14 May 2018 16:56

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