K-Line, MOL and NYK Line form new JV - Ocean Network Express

K-Line, MOL and NYK Line form new JV - Ocean Network Express

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (K-Line), Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line) have announced that their new joint venture (JV) will operate under the tradename Ocean Network …
May 31, 2017 /  Curious
Renewal survey maintenance programme on the 290-metre LNG carrier Gaselys completed at Damen Shiprepair Brest

Renewal survey maintenance programme on the 290-metre LNG carrier Gaselys completed at Damen Shiprepair Brest

Damen Shiprepair Brest (DSBr) has completed a renewal survey maintenance programme on the 290-metre LNG carrier Gaselys. Co-owned by NYK Line of Japan and ENGIE (formerly GDF SUEZ), operated by Gazocean and …
Apr 7, 2017 /  Vessels
Competition Commission of Singapore Approves Proposed Joint Venture between NYK Lines, MOL and K-Line

Competition Commission of Singapore Approves Proposed Joint Venture between NYK Lines, MOL and K-Line

The Competition Commission of Singapore (CCS) has cleared the proposed joint venture between Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha Ltd. (NYK Line) and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. (MOL) and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd (K Line) …
Mar 27, 2017 /  Curious
NYK PCTC Rescues Sailors off the Coast of Bermuda

NYK PCTC Rescues Sailors off the Coast of Bermuda

Hercules Leader, a pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) operated by NYK, rescued six yachtsmen in distress off the coast of Bermuda on January 19. Vehicles carrier Hercules Leader - Image courtesy of Rick …
Feb 3, 2017 /  Vessels
NYK Selected as Best Container Liner by Thai National Shippers' Council

NYK Selected as Best Container Liner by Thai National Shippers' Council

NYK has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Best Container Liner Award sponsored by the Thai National Shippers' Council (TNSC). NYK, which was evaluated highly for its services, was the only Japanese company …
Dec 16, 2016 /  Curious
NYK Line Launches New Service from Port Everglades

NYK Line Launches New Service from Port Everglades

NYK Line yesterday launched its new, monthly "Magellan Straits Express" South America RoRo service from Broward County's Port Everglades. Vehicles carrier Rigel Leader - Image courtesy: Roman The first vessel …
Nov 8, 2016 /  Vessels
ENGIE, Mitsubishi Corporation and NYK Line announce a new global brand for LNG bunkering: Gas4Sea

ENGIE, Mitsubishi Corporation and NYK Line announce a new global brand for LNG bunkering: Gas4Sea

ENGIE, Mitsubishi Corporation and NYK Line have launched Gas4Sea, a new brand for their joint marketing of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel around the world. Gas4Sea aims to lead innovation through …
Sep 7, 2016 /  Curious
Kawasaki Kisen seen in the red as sea shipping tanks

Kawasaki Kisen seen in the red as sea shipping tanks

Japanese marine transporter Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha apparently suffered a group pretax loss of roughly 5 billion yen ($47.8 million) in the April-June period, as a third straight quarter of red ink underscores a grim …
Jul 27, 2016 /  Finance
Japan's Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) pleads guilty in Australian criminal cartel case

Japan's Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) pleads guilty in Australian criminal cartel case

Following an investigation by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), Japan's Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK), Monday pleaded guilty to criminal cartel conduct in Australian Federal Court. "This …
Jul 19, 2016 /  Curious
LPG Carrier Lycaste Peace constructed by MHI - First to transit expanded Panama Canal on Day 1 of waterway’s commercial operation

LPG Carrier Lycaste Peace constructed by MHI - First to transit expanded Panama Canal on Day 1 of waterway’s commercial operation

On July 27 the LYCASTE PEACE, a very large liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier constructed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), became the first ship to pass through the newly expanded Panama Canal as the …
Jun 28, 2016 /  Vessels