Emirates Ship Investment Company (E-ships
) has ordered construction of two semi-refrigerated LPG Tankers from STX for $76 million, according to a report on www.khaleejtimes.com.
The price for each vessel is about $38 million and the vessels will be delivered in Korea in May and July 2010.
Eships is an Abu Dhabi based shipping company controlling 11 modern tankers and bulk carriers. E-ships is owned by Oman and Emirates Investment Holding Company, Mubadala Development Company and Abu Dhabi Investment Company (ADIC).
Eships currently has four vessels on Time Charter to Total (CSSA).