Nlng Signs Vessel Management Deal With Temile To Boost Lpg Supply

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By Obas Esiedesa, Abuja

In a major boost for thetransportation of liquefied petroleum gas in Nigeria and the West African sub region, NLNG Shipping and Marine Services Limited (NSML) on Tuesday signed a vessel management agreement with indigenous firm Temile Development Company Limited for the management of shipping vessel, LPG Alfred Temile 10.

The LPG Alfred Temile 10 is a 23,000 cubic metres liquefied petroleum gas vessel owned by Temile Development Company Limited, with NSML designated as the technical vessel manager.

Speaking at an event in Abuja to seal the deal, the Managing Director, NSML, Mr. Abdulkadir Ahmed who described the deal as a significant milestone, said it would boost the supply of LPG across the sub-region.

Ahmed explained that the partnership between both companies began in the construction and delivery to NLNG of the first LPG Vessel, the Alfred Temile in 2020, and has grown into the delivery of a second vessel.