Angelicoussis signs landmark 100th DSME contract

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) is celebrating a unique milestone today with news that John Angelicoussis’s Maran Gas Maritime has ordered a 173,400 cu m LNG floating storage and regasification unit for delivery in the first half of 2021. No price has been revealed for the deal.

The contract marks the 100th ship Angelicoussis has bought at DSME, a level of loyalty shown by no other owner in the world.

Maran Gas currently has a total of 11 large LNG carriers/FSRUs on order at DSME.

Sam Chambers

Starting out with the Informa Group in 2000 in Hong Kong, Sam Chambers became editor of Maritime Asia magazine as well as East Asia Editor for the world’s oldest newspaper, Lloyd’s List. In 2005 he pursued a freelance career and wrote for a variety of titles including taking on the role of Asia Editor at Seatrade magazine and China correspondent for Supply Chain Asia. His work has also appeared in The Economist, The New York Times, The Sunday Times and The International Herald Tribune.
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