Doha: Qatar Chemical and Petrochemical Marketing and Distribution Company (Muntajat) QJ.S.C. signed a two-year contract with Qatar Navigation Q.S.C. (Milaha) for the time charter of the LPG/C ALMARONA to primarily transport Ammonia exports from Qatar to Muntajat customers around the world.
The contract was signed in a ceremony held in Doha by the Chairman and Managing Director of Milaha, Sheikh Ali bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani, and Chief Executive Officer of Muntajat Abdulrahman Ali Al Abdulla.
The LPG/C ALMARONA is a 23,000 cbm capacity gas carrier and is fully owned and managed by Qatar Shipping Company, a fully owned subsidiary of Milaha.
“We have, over the years, built a close relationship with Qafco and more recently with Muntajat, and we are very pleased to be able to extend this relationship,” said Sheikh Ali bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani.
“In keeping with Milaha’s continued commitment to safety and the protection of the environment, this ship has been retrofitted with the latest available energy efficiency enhancing devices, which includes the Mewis Duct amongst others, together with the implementation of Energy Management Systems of world leading providers.” he said.