Successful Gas Trial for 9.000 cbm Ethylene Vessel "Gas Lombok"
10 Jun 2008
“GAS LOMBOK” the 9,000 cbm Ethylene- carrier for Indonesian owner PT Berlian Laju Tanker ( BLT) has successfully performed an Ethylene gas trial in Yeosu, Korea, and is now heading for her first commercial voyage to B.I.K Iran, for loading a full capacity of abt. 6000 mt Ethylene. “GAS LOMBOK” is scheduled for discharging in Romania. The ship is the first of two Ethylene gas carriers build at STX Shipbuilding Co. Korea, for BLT. TGE Marine Gas Engineering contract comprises the engineering and delivery and delivery of the gas handling system, supervision of erection and commissioning at STX as well as the attendance of skilled engineers during the gas trial. “GAS SUMBAWA” the sister vessel will be delivered in July 2008 and enables BLT to handle worldwide Ethylene trades.