155,000 cbm class LNG Carriers

155,000 cbm class LNG Carriers

155,000 cbm class LNG CarriersProject description

  • Two ice-class membrane-type LNG carriers, measuring 228 m in length, 44.2 m in width and 26 m in depth
  • Both ships are powered by dual-fuel diesel engines, enabling operation on either natural gas or marine diesel oil.

Customer challenges

  • Compact and efficient cables to link the four Wartsila-Hyundai diesel engines in each ship to power electric propulsion motors
  • Compliance with Lloyd’s Register’s Ice-Class and Winterization Rules for operation under harsh Arctic conditions
  • Environmental Protection ‘ECO’ notation.

Nexans solutions

  • XLPE/SHF1 cables confirming to IEC Standard Specifications
  • DNV certification
  • Full Life Cycle Assessment (Cradle-to-Grave Analysis)
  • Product Environmental Profile (PEP).