NYK: Concept Design for Large LNG-fueled Bulk Carrier Completed

NYK: Concept Design for Large LNG-fueled Bulk Carrier Completed

Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU) have completed the concept design for a 200K DWT LNG-fueled bulk carrier. The design has passed inspection by ClassNK and obtained approval in …
Jul 6, 2018 /  Vessels
ClassNK releases Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures

Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures – Independent Prismatic Tanks. The Guidelines specify the technical requirements specifically related to the …
Jun 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Obtains HSE Certification - The First Company-Level Certification to be Granted in Japan

Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Obtains HSE Certification - The First Company-Level Certification to be Granted in Japan

TSUNEISHI SHIPBUILDING Co., Ltd. (TSUNEISHI) announced yesterday that it has received HSE certification from the internationally recognised Health, Safety & Environment Management System. Nippon Kajii Kyokai …
Mar 14, 2018 /  Curious
ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software

ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software

ClassNK has just released the latest version of its design support software PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) Ver.5.0.0, developed in response to the IACS Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers (CSR BC & OT). …
Feb 16, 2018 /  Vessels
ClassNK wins The Safer, Cleaner Seas Award at the Lloyd’s List Asia Pacific Awards

ClassNK wins The Safer, Cleaner Seas Award at the Lloyd’s List Asia Pacific Awards

Leading classification society ClassNK picked up Lloyd's List Safer, Cleaner Seas Award for raising global awareness and environmental standards through its ship recycling activities at the 20th Lloyd’s List Asia …
Oct 30, 2017 /  Curious
NYK to Deploy Binary Cycle Power Generation System on New Panamax Vessel

NYK to Deploy Binary Cycle Power Generation System on New Panamax Vessel

NYK will deploy a binary cycle power generation system on a newly constructed Panamax* bulk carrier to be operated by the company. The system will generate electricity from the exhaust heat emitted by the marine engine's …
Sep 14, 2017 /  Curious
ClassNK paves the way for HKC verification expansion to South-East Asia

ClassNK paves the way for HKC verification expansion to South-East Asia

Leading classification society ClassNK has completed the document review for a Ship Recycling Facility Plan (SRFP) submitted by Tsuneishi Ship Recycling (Negros), Inc. (TSRNI), verifying the facility to be in line with …
Aug 23, 2017 /  Curious
 ClassNK releases Guidelines for Liquefied Hydrogen Carriers

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Liquefied Hydrogen Carriers

Leading classification society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Liquefied Hydrogen (LH2) Carriers for the safe constructions and operation of LH2 carriers based on provisions of the IMO Interim …
Mar 30, 2017 /  Vessels
ClassNK issues first EGCS ready notation

ClassNK issues first EGCS ready notation

Leading classification society ClassNK has issued EGCSR-F (Exhaust Gas Cleaning System Ready Full) notations to nine ships operated by Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. This notification signifies that the ship fulfills …
Mar 24, 2017 /  Curious
ClassNK Issues Approval in Principle for LNG Bunkering Vessel Design

ClassNK Issues Approval in Principle for LNG Bunkering Vessel Design

Leading classification society ClassNK has issued Approval in Principle (AIP) for a 7,500 cbm LNG bunkering vessel designed by Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd. This revolutionary design is the …
Oct 21, 2016 /  Vessels