Vigorous BP fleet development programme

Series-opener: The first of the STX-built aframax class, ‘British Respect’

Comparable to the major periods of tanker ordering and construction in BP’s long history, the fleet rejuvenation programme currently under way will see 32 newbuilds delivered to UK-based BP Shipping over the period between early 2016 and March 2019. David Tinsley reports.

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