Epic Gas Ltd., an offshore services company, entered into an agreement to acquire a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier vessel.
The vessel was built in 2009 at Murakami Hide Shipbuilding. The vessel has a capacity to carry 7,500 cbm of LPG. Following the completion of the acquisition, Epic Gas’s total fleet will be increased to 42 vessels, with a total capacity of 276,400 cbm. The transaction will enable Epic Gas to increase its vessels fleet.
The vessel is expected to be delivered by the end of June 2017.