Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo (K-Line) announced earlier today the delivery of KISOGAWA, a 311,000 DWT-type VLCC at Nantong Cosco KHI Ship Engineering Co., Ltd (hereafter called NACKS), China on November 15, 2017.
The vessel achieves low fuel consumption (about 20% reduction compared with our conventional VLCC) by removing Bulbus Bow, applying ultra-long stroke slow speed main diesel engine and highly-efficient large diameter propeller.
A ballast water management system ensures ocean habitat is protected from unwanted environmental effects.
Vessel’s main particulars:
|Gross Ton||161,486 T|
|Tank Capacity||350,337 m3|
|Flag||Republic of Panama|