Epic Gas Ltd. (Epic Gas) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a 7,500cbm LPG carrier built 2009 at Murakami Hide Shipbuilding.

Epic Gas Announces Acquisition Of A 7,500cbm LPG carrier

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The vessel will be delivered to the Company by the end of June 2017. This brings the total fleet of Epic Gas to 42 vessels:

 Vessel Segment  On the water   CBM Capacity
 3,000 - 4,999  9  32,500
 5,000 - 6,999  11  56,300
 7,000 - 8,999  14  102,600
 9,000 - 10,999  2  19,000
 11,000  6  66,000
 Total   42  276,400

Epic Gas owns and operates a fleet of fully pressurised gas carriers providing seaborne services for the transportation of liquefied petroleum gas and petrochemicals. The company controls a fleet of 42 vessels which serve the international supply chains of leading oil majors and commodity traders throughout Asia, Europe, Africa and the Americas.

Source: Epic Gas