Posidonia 2018: Shipping heavyweights warn of LNG carriage risks

Safety issues surrounding the transportation of LNG by ship and the use of liquified natural gas as a fuel by those ships was a highlight of the debate between three owners at the ABS forum in Athens on 4 June. Issues included the high-pressure ME-GI engines compared with the lower-pressure X-DF units and whether those that charter rather than own their vessels are abdicating responsibility.