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ME-GI engines to power Seaspan’s LNG container ships

November 23, 2021


The Chinese shipyard placed an order for ten MAN B&W 7G80ME-C10.5-GI engines for the construction of ten liquified natural gas (LNG) dual-fuel vessels for the container ship owner Seaspan Corporation.

As informed, the contract includes an option for five additional vessels. Engine delivery for the ships, which are already chartered on long-term contracts, is expected from October 2023 to 2024.

Once completed, the new ships will become the largest ME-GI-powered container vessels built by a Chinese shipyard.

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