MUBARAZ is the first in a series of four LNG carriers to be built by Kvaerner Masa-Yards in Finland for the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. The LNG cargo container system is based on the Kvaerner Moss-type spherical aluminium tank design. This series of four LNG carriers are the first 135 000m3 capacity carriers with only four spherical cargo tanks, simplifying the cargo systems and operations. The spherical aluminium tanks are the largest built with a tank inner diameter of 40.44 m. The principal particulars of MUBARAZ are: length, overall 290.0m length, between perpendiculars 275.0m breadth 48.1m depth, upper deck 27.0m draught, design 11.3m tonnage, gross register 116 703 tonnage, deadweight 72 950t speed, service 19.5 knots cargo capacity 135 000m3 cabins 39

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Shipping World & Shipbuilder, v 197 n 4120, Jan/Feb 1996, p 22 [5 p, 7 fig]
  • Publication Date: 1996


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  • Accession Number: 00727389
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 1 1996 12:00AM