AiP for LPG carrier design with Daihatsu reformer

Daihatsu Diesel President Shigeki Kinoshita (left) and Senior Executive Vice President Toshiyuki Shigemi of ClassNK

A coastal LPG carrier design featuring Daihatsu''s innovative LPG reformer solution and its dual-fuel engine has been awarded Approval in Principle (AiP) by class society ClassNK. The reformer permits LPG to be converted into synthetic methane gas, enabling LNG-burning engines to use LPG as fuel.

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