COFFIN TURBO PUMP CONTRACTED BY HYUNDAIJAN 27 2015
Coffin Turbo Pump, Inc.(CTP) has been awarded a contract by Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI) of Korea for twelve boiler feed pumps. Four shipsets of three pumps each will be installed on four LNG (liquefied natural gas) carriers HHI is to construct for Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS), the state-owned oil and gas provider in Malaysia. The feed pumps will be installed PETRONAS’s four new LNG carriers, which will play a major role in transporting LNG produced in PETRONAS’s future LNG projects. Deliveries are scheduled for 2015 and 2016 and manufacturing will take place at Coffin’s Englewood, NJ facility in the United States. The pumps meet the higher pressure and temperature conditions of the latest Ultra Steam Turbine (UST) plants being supplied by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Engine Co., Ltd. (MHI-MME).