HHI, Maersk Tankers to Develop CO2 Carriers

15 August 2010 (Last Updated August 15th, 2010 18:30)

Hyundai Heavy Industries has partnered with Maersk Tankers to develop liquefied CO2 carriers for delivery by 2015. The South Korean shipbuilder has completed the basic designs for the semi-refrigerated and semi-pressurized carriers. Maersk estimates that g

Hyundai Heavy Industries has partnered with Maersk Tankers to develop liquefied CO2 carriers for delivery by 2015.

The South Korean shipbuilder has completed the basic designs for the semi-refrigerated and semi-pressurized carriers.

Maersk estimates that global demand for CO2 carriers will reach 380 vessels by 2020.