GasLog said it has been delivered the fully owned LNG carrier GasLog Saratoga, from Samsung Heavy Industries.
The vessel has secured a charter to a first-class counter-party for her maiden voyage and will proceed accordingly, GasLog said in a statement.
The vessel is a 155,000 cubic meter tri-fuel Diesel Electric (TFDE) LNG carrier that sets new standards for efficient performance and environmental protection. The vessel is classified to the ABS ENVIRO+ notation, signifying the highest level of environmental protection and energy conservation. Furthermore, the vessel is equipped with a new type of cargo compressor that will reduce the release of greenhouse gasses and offer enhanced cargo and heel management.
GasLog has one LNG carrier newbuilding due for delivery in 2015, four in 2016 and four in 2017.
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