Ship shape: the largest fleet rejuvenation in BP's history is under way
- Written by Chris Mullett
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It would appear that the same bull still has stomach problems!
"The technology on these new vessels reinforces BP’s status as a leader in marine hydrocarbon transportation"
The giant vessels that criss-cross the world’s oceans, to keep homes and industries supplied with oil and gas, might look like they will last forever, but in reality they have a life-span of just 25 years or so. The biggest-ever fleet rejuvenation programme in BP’s history is well under way, with 32 new vessels set for delivery over a three-year period. Thanks to some exciting technological innovations, it’s a project that is as much about quality as quantity.