The Northwest Shearwater joined the fleet in September 1991, making it the fifth in the fleet. It is operated by BP Shipping Ltd and flies the Bermudan Flag.
The Northwest Snipe was completed in September 1990 to be the fourth LNG carrier in the fleet.
The Northwest Sanderling was the first to ship in the fleet to carry North West Shelf LNG to Japan.
As the largest carrier of LNG from Australia to North Asia, North West Shelf Shipping has safely and reliably delivered LNG shipments from Australia's largest operating oil and gas resource development to the North West Shelf Project customers since 1989.