The vessels will be built by China Merchants Jinling Shipyard and it continues to be longest series of sister vessels ever for an FKAB design. When they are delivered, the Furtenk avarage fleet will be less than 2 years young.
Read more in the Press release from Furetank and at FKAB web.
Furetank Press Release
This FKAB design is an ice class 1A environmental friendly tanker, equipped with batteries and dual fuel engines for LNG operation.
It is of 16,300 DWT on design draught & 18,000 DWT on scantling draught.
This vessel concept is named FKAB T24C1 and was developed by FKAB together with the owner Furetank.
Through our FKAB offices in Sweden & China, we also delivered Basic Design & Detail Design to the shipyard.
For more information about this design, please click on the below links for two-pager and the Furetank press release: