GTT announced this evening that it has received an order from the Korean shipyard HD Hyundai Heavy Industries to design the tanks for two new large-capacity ethane tankers (VLEC1), on behalf of the shipowner Purus.

GTT will design the tanks for these two tankers, each with a total capacity of 98,000 m3, and will integrate the Mark III membrane containment system developed by GTT.

The vessels are scheduled for delivery between the fourth quarter of 2026 and the second quarter of 2027.

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