Chiyoda Corporation, Japan, has developed a concept for a floating liquefied natural gas power plant and floating storage and regasification unit that has received approval in principle from ABS.
- Design concept is based on existing LNG carries that are converted into floating power plants.
- It will enable LNG to be distributed to remote areas of the world.
- ABS applied its relevant Rules and Guides to confirm that the conceptual design meets the intent of applicable class requirements.
Image courtesy of Chiyoda Corporation. A current LNG floating production, storage and offloading system.