New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named Shinshu Maru

New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named Shinshu Maru

On January 17, a naming ceremony was held at the Sakaide shipyard of Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. in Kagawa prefecture for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier which NYK and JERA Co. Inc.* will jointly own. ** The …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
GTT awarded contract by SHI for the tank design of two new LNG carriers for NYK

GTT awarded contract by SHI for the tank design of two new LNG carriers for NYK

At the beginning of this year 2019, GTT has received an order from the Korean shipyard Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) for the tank design of two new 174,000 m3 LNG carriers (LNGC), on behalf of the Japanese ship-owner …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Curious
ONE Achieved Record in Productivity at PSA Singapore’s Pasir Panjang Terminal

ONE Achieved Record in Productivity at PSA Singapore’s Pasir Panjang Terminal

Ocean Network Express (ONE) and PSA Singapore (PSA) jointly celebrated the highest productivity record of ONE’s containership – NYK SWAN, at the PSA Singapore’s Pasir Panjang Terminal on 21 December …
Jan 3, 2019 /  Vessels
NYK Vessel Ships First Plant Condensate from INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project

NYK Vessel Ships First Plant Condensate from INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project

Challenge Peak, an oil products tanker operated by NYK Bulkship (Asia) Pte. Ltd. based in Singapore, has shipped the first batch of plant condensate produced at the onshore gas liquefaction plant of the INPEX-operated …
Jan 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for LPG Carrier LAUREL PRIME - Seventh Vessel of Its Type for Astomos Energy

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for LPG Carrier LAUREL PRIME - Seventh Vessel of Its Type for Astomos Energy

Energy efficient vessel compatible with major LPG terminals worldwide and the expanded Panama Canal Built by MHI Marine Structure in Nagasaki, with tank holding capacity of 83,000m3 Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Vessels
NYK Welcomes Families From Hope&Wish Aboard Christmas-Decorated Asuka II

NYK Welcomes Families From Hope&Wish Aboard Christmas-Decorated Asuka II

NYK Cruises Co. Ltd., an NYK Group company, welcomed aboard children with rare, serious diseases and their family members — 74 in total — for a Christmas event on board Asuka II (see also CruiseMapper) …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Cruise
NYK Concludes Long-term Charter Agreement for Three LNG Carriers with MC

NYK Concludes Long-term Charter Agreement for Three LNG Carriers with MC

NYK has signed long-term contracts with Diamond Gas International Pte. Ltd. (DGI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) located in Singapore, for DGI to charter from NYK three newly built liquefied …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Vessels
NYK Concludes Long-term Charter Agreement for Two LNG Carriers with Total

NYK Concludes Long-term Charter Agreement for Two LNG Carriers with Total

NYK signed a long-term contract with Total Gas & Power Chartering Limited (TGPCL),* a subsidiary of Total, a leading oil and energy company headquartered in France. The contract calls for TGPCL to charter from NYK …
Dec 7, 2018 /  Vessels
NYK Launches Ship-management Platform to Reduce Onboard Duties and Make Use of Big Data

NYK Launches Ship-management Platform to Reduce Onboard Duties and Make Use of Big Data

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Monday to launch a new platform that the NYK Group has developed for ship management. Named “NiBiKi,” the platform will reduce burdens for onboard crew, thus helping them to …
Dec 5, 2018 /  Curious
ONE’s Operating Vessel Rescued Sailor in the North Atlantic Ocean

ONE’s Operating Vessel Rescued Sailor in the North Atlantic Ocean

On 31 October 2018, Ocean Network Express (ONE) operated container carrier, NYK Nebula, safely rescued a distressed Canadian-French sailor from a yacht with torn sail in the North Atlantic Ocean. Caption: …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Accidents