New LNG Carrier for JERA Named ENSHU MARU

New LNG Carrier for JERA Named ENSHU MARU

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (K-Line) and Tokyo Century Corporation held naming ceremony for the newly-built liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier (*1) for JERA Co., Inc. (JERA) at Sakaide Shipyard of Kawasaki Heavy …
Aug 8, 2018 /  Vessels
MOL, KHI to Jointly Develop Technologies that Enhance Vessel Reliability and Energy-saving Operation by Vessel Steering Gear with New Sensing Capability and Big Data Analysis

MOL, KHI to Jointly Develop Technologies that Enhance Vessel Reliability and Energy-saving Operation by Vessel Steering Gear with New Sensing Capability and Big Data Analysis

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced that it has reached an agreement with Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. (KHI) on the joint development of technologies that enhance vessel reliability and …
May 9, 2018 /  Vessels
VLCC “New Prime” joins CMES’s oil tanker fleet

VLCC “New Prime” joins CMES’s oil tanker fleet

On 4 January 2018, China Merchants Energy Shipping (CMES) held the naming and delivery ceremony for the 44th VLCC New Prime in Dalian COSCO KHI Ship Engineering Co., Ltd. (DACKS). "New Prime" naming ceremony - Images …
Jan 5, 2018 /  Vessels
China-made ship sets record on Yangtze River

China-made ship sets record on Yangtze River

A China-made ocean-going container ship has set the record for the largest vessel to sail on China's Yangtze River. The ship manufactured by the Nantong COSCO KHI Ship is 400 meters long and capable of carrying 20,000 …
Jan 3, 2018 /  Vessels
New LNG Carrier for Ichthys LNG Project Named “PACIFIC BREEZE”

New LNG Carrier for Ichthys LNG Project Named “PACIFIC BREEZE”

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (K-Line) held naming ceremony for the newly-built liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier at Sakaide Shipyard of Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. (KHI). Caption: Guests at the christening …
Sep 1, 2017 /  Vessels
ABS Approves New MOSS-type LNG Tank Concept

ABS Approves New MOSS-type LNG Tank Concept

ABS informs it has granted Approval in Principle (AIP) for a new MOSS-type liquefied natural gas (LNG) tank design concept developed by Japan’s Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI).  Designated as an IMO Type B …
Jul 12, 2017 /  Vessels
DNV GL awards Kawasaki Heavy Industries AiP for new non-spherical (MOSS) LNG tank

DNV GL awards Kawasaki Heavy Industries AiP for new non-spherical (MOSS) LNG tank

DNV GL has awarded Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd (KHI) an Approval in Principle (AiP) for their newly developed non-spherical (MOSS) tank. The new tank is a IMO Independent Type B LNG tank that has been developed for …
Jun 9, 2017 /  Curious
Australia and Japan develop safety standards for shipping liquid hydrogen

Australia and Japan develop safety standards for shipping liquid hydrogen

Australia and Japan signed a memorandum at the headquarters of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) in Canberra Wednesday which will allow liquid hydrogen to be shipped in bulk for the first time. Ship …
Jan 11, 2017 /  Curious
VOS Challenge joins Vroon fleet

VOS Challenge joins Vroon fleet

VOS Challenge was delivered to Vroon last week. The vessel left Fujian Southeast Shipyard (FSES) in Fuzhou, China on Thursday 23 June at the start of her journey to Thailand, where she will be delivered to …
Jun 27, 2016 /  Vessels
Vroon takes delivery of new platform-supply vessel - VOS Primrose

Vroon takes delivery of new platform-supply vessel - VOS Primrose

The Netherlands-based company Vroon announced earlier today that it has taken the delivery of the company’s newest platform-supply vessel - VOS Primrose. Image: Vroon Following delivery to Vroon during a …
Jan 15, 2016 /  Vessels