15 October 2015
BW LPG takes delivery of BW Orion
(Singapore, 15 October 2015)
BW LPG Limited (“BW LPG”, the “Company”, OSE ticker code: “BWLPG”) is pleased to announce that it has today taken delivery of BW Orion, the sixth Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) in its newbuilding programme of eight VLGCs from Hyundai Heavy Industries.
Including the BW Orion, the Company has a fleet of 40 vessels, comprising 27 owned VLGCs, eight chartered-in VLGCs and five owned LGCs. In addition, BW LPG has six VLGC newbuildings under construction.
For further information, please contact:
Chief Financial Officer
BW LPG Limited
Tel: +65 6705 5506
Strategy and Investor Relations Analyst
BW LPG Limited
Tel: +65 6705 5514
ABOUT BW LPG
BW LPG is the world's leading and largest very large gas carrier (VLGC) owner and operator based on number of VLGCs and by LPG carrying capacity. BW LPG currently owns and operates 40 gas carriers with a total carrying capacity of over 3.1 million cbm. In addition, BW LPG has 6 newbuildings under construction in Korea. With more than 35 years of operating experience in LPG shipping and experienced seafarers and staff, BW LPG offers a flexible and reliable service to customers. BW LPG is associated with BW Group, one of the world's leading shipping groups. BW Group is involved in oil and gas transportation, floating gas infrastructure, environmental technologies and deep-water production.
This information is subject to disclosure requirements pursuant to Section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.