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FSRU concept receives ABS approval in principle

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.

Read more on the press release.

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