The Northwest Sandpiper joined the NWS fleet in February 1993. It was built by the Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding's Chiba Yard.
The Northwest Snipe joined the NWS fleet in September 1990 and was built in the Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding's Chiba Yard.
The Northwest Sanderling joined the NWS fleet in June 1989 and was the first ship in the fleet to carry North West Shelf LNG to Japan.
As the first project to deliver LNG from Australia to North Asia, North West Shelf Shipping has safely and reliably delivered LNG shipments from Australia's earliest operating oil and gas resource development to the North West Shelf Project customers since 1989.