Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 39

24-September-2007

QATAR

Qatargas New Q-Flex LNG Tanker Named

Qatargas 2 has named one of its new Q-flex LNG carriers Tembek at a ceremony held at Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard in South Korea earlier this month. Tembek, which is one of 14 ships that are being built in South Korea to service trains 4 and 5 of Qatargas 2, will be used to carry LNG from train 4 to customers in Europe. The Q-flex and larger Q-max ships are a new generation of LNG large...