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ClassNK Expands HKC Verification to South-East Asia

Tokyo-based classification society ClassNK has received its first application for verification from a recycling ...

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ClassNK Ventures into Turkish Ship Recycling

Tokyo’s classification society ClassNK has issued a Statement of Compliance (SoC) to a ship recycling ...

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Liberian-Flagged Ships 1st to Feature ClassNK e-Certificate

The world’s first comprehensive electronic certificate service for classification and statutory certificates, ...

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ClassNK Launches Bunker Fuel Oil Analysis Service

ClassNK Consulting Service (NKCS), a subsidiary of Tokyo-based classification society ClassNK, has officially ...

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ClassNK Issues Guidelines for Liquefied Hydrogen Carriers

Tokyo-based classification society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Liquefied Hydrogen (LH2) Carriers. The ...

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ClassNK Gives Nod to LNG Bunkering Vessel Design

Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction has received Approval in Principle (AIP) for a 7,500 cbm liquefied ...

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ClassNK Sets Minimum Requirements for ULCVs

Brittle crack arrest steel plates with a thickness of 100mm used in ultra-large container vessels (ULCVs) must have ...

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ClassNK: Fire Safety Issues Main Reason for Ship Detentions

Fire safety-related defficiencies are still the main reason ships are detained, according to the report on Port ...

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ClassNK Re-Establishes Its Presence in Iran

Tokyo-based classification society ClassNK has resumed operations in Iran with the reopening of its Tehran office ...

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Two Indian Shipbreakers Become HKC-Compliant

Ship recycling facilities in Gujarat, India, Shree Ram Vessel Scrap Pvt. Ltd and Leela Ship Recycling Pvt. Ltd have ...

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ClassNK Amends Rules for Boxships of the Future

Tokyo-based classification society ClassNK has released draft amendments to its rules and guidance for container ...

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ClassNK Approves of MIJAC LNG Bulker Design

Tokyo-based classification society ClassNK has granted an Approval in Principle (AIP) to a 98,000 dwt LNG-fueled ...

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ClassNK Okays Two Ship Recycling Facilities in India

Japanese classification society ClassNK has issued Statements of Compliance (SoC) to two ship recycling facilities ...

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Aquarius Marine Solar Power Gets Class Approval

Aquarius Marine Solar Power Gets Class Approval

Eco Marine Power (EMP) has received acceptance from Japan’s classification society ClassNK for its Aquarius ...

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ClassNK Regains Top Spot

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Japan’s ClassNK has once again become the world’s largest classification society based on the ...

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ClassNK Launches Bulker, Tanker Structural Rules

ClassNK Launches Bulker, Tanker Structural Rules

Tokyo-based classification society ClassNK has released its Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil ...

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ClassNK to Look Into 20,000 TEU Boxship Steel Safety

ClassNK to Look Into 20,000 TEU Boxship Steel Safety

Japan’s classification society ClassNK is launching a joint research project to develop technical standards ...

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MPA Singapore, ClassNK Join Forces

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and Japanese ship classification society, ClassNK,  signed a ...

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ClassNK Streamlines Certification Process

ClassNK Streamlines Certification Process

Japanese classification society ClassNK has revamped its registration system which, according to the company, cuts ...

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ClassNK Overshoots 20 Million New Tonnage Mark

ClassNK Overshoots 20 Million New Tonnage Mark

833 new vessels with a combined total of 21,466,272 gt joined ClassNK’s register in 2014, marking the fourth ...

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ClassNK Amends Container Stowage and Securing Guidelines

ClassNK Amends Container Stowage and Securing Guidelines

Classification society ClassNK has released the second edition of its Guidelines for Container Stowage and Securing ...

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