France LNG Delivery SAS,* an NYK affiliated firm, has signed a long-term constitution contract for a brand new liquefied pure gasoline (LNG) provider with EDF LNG Delivery SAS.**
The newly constructed LNG provider is scheduled for supply in 2025 from Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. That is the fourth vessel on a long-term time-charter contract with the EDF Group.
The newly constructed LNG provider shall be propelled by a WinGD-manufactured, dual-fuel slow-speed diesel engine. The provider may even function an Air Liquide–manufactured*** Turbo-Brayton refrigeration system that may faucet surplus boil-off gasoline. Manufactured by GTT, the 174,000-cubic meter capability membrane-type**** tank shall be made from superior insulating supplies that scale back the vaporization fee.
Commenting on the signing of the fourth long-term time-charter contract with the EDF Group, NYK govt officer Hironobu Watanabe mentioned,
“We’re more than happy to have signed one other long-term constitution contract for a brand new liquefied pure gasoline (LNG) provider with EDF LNG Delivery SAS. This conclusion is of nice significance for additional selling the NYK Group’s ESG administration. We’ll proceed to offer EDF with secure LNG transportation companies beneath our sturdy partnership, contributing to power transitions world wide.”
In February 2021, NYK launched the “NYK Group ESG Story,” which goals to additional combine ESG into the corporate’s administration technique and promotes actions that contribute to the achievement of the SDGs by way of enterprise actions. In March this yr, NYK launched the up to date “NYK Group ESG Story 2022,” which introduces initiatives for integrating ESG into the Group’s administration methods set forth within the “NYK Group ESG Story” and offers a partial clarification of the Group’s sustainable progress technique from a long-term perspective.
To strongly promote ESG administration, the NYK Group is encouraging new worth creation as a sustainable resolution supplier by way of a enterprise technique that features the transportation of LNG, which is predicted to be a low-carbon bridging gasoline previous to the transition to future zero-emission fuels.
– Define of Vessel
Cargo tank capability: about 174,000 cubic meters
Size total: about 297 meters
Breadth: about 46.4 meters
Gross tonnage: about 118,300 tons
Foremost engine: X-DF diesel engine
Velocity: 19.5 knots
Shipbuilder: Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co., Ltd.
Supply yr: 2025
Supply: Nippon Yusen Kaisha