First LPG retrofit project completed

The conversion of the main engine of BW LPG's BW Gemini to a dual-fuel type capable of operating on fuel oil and LPG is the world's first LPG retrofit. (picture courtesy BW LPG)

The LPG carrier BW Gemini has become the first ship to have its two-stroke main engine converted to operate on fuel oil and LPG.

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