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K Line Names New LNG Carrier for Ichthys Project

Japan’s shipping major Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) has named a newly-built liquefied natural gas (LNG) ...

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NYK Boss: Merger of Japanese Liner Businesses a Turning Point

The merger of liner businesses of Japan’s big three shipping companies, Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line), ...

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2 Greenpeace Activists Arrested after Boarding Car Carrier

Two Greenpeace activists who boarded yesterday K Line’s ship carrying about 500 Volkswagen diesel cars to the ...

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Greenpeace Activists Climb on K Line’s Car Carrier

Environmental protesters from Greenpeace have boarded K Line’s car carrier Elbe Highway, which is ...

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K Line to Invest USD 718 Mn by 2019

Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) revealed plans to make investments totaling JPY 80 billion ...

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Japanese Lines to Order Up to 20 LNG-Powered Car Carriers?

Prompted by the upcoming environmental regulations set to enter into force in 2020, Japanese car manufacturer ...

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Japanese Firms Join Forces on LNG-Fueled Ferry

Japan-based K Line Kinkai and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) have decided to team up in a joint study related to a ...

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KHI Names New LNG Carrier for Ichthys Project

Japan’s shipbuilder Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) has christened the newly-built liquefied natural gas ...

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First Offshore Ship Gets DNV GL's Shore Power Class Notation

KL Sandefjord, owned by K Line Offshore AS, a subsidiary of Japan’s Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line), has ...

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Singapore, Japan Looking into LNG Bunkering for Car Carriers

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and the Ports and Harbours Bureau of the Ministry of Land, ...

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MOL, NYK, Others Breach South Korean Antitrust Law

Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K Lines (MOL) has been found guilty of violating South Korean antitrust law ...

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K Line Gets Nod to Shed Heavy Lift Subsidiary

Japan’s shipping firm Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) has received board approval to dispose of its subsidiary ...

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Spotted: K Line Names New LPG Carrier

Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) has named a very large liquefied petroleum (LPG) carrier ...

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K Line Enters FPSO Partnership off Ghana

Japan’s Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) has entered into an agreement with three companies to participate in ...

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Japanese Trio Says All Needed Approvals Secured

Japan’s shipping majors Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK), Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL), and Kawasaki Kisen ...

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EU Clears Japanese Carriers’ JV

The European Commission has approved the creation of a joint venture between Japan’s shipping giants Nippon ...

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Japan Trio's JV to Be Named Ocean Network Express

Japan’s big three container shipping companies informed that their new joint venture (JV) will operate under ...

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New Forestal Gaia Enters Service

Tokyo-based Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (“K” Line) took delivery of Forestal Gaia woodchip carrier from Tsuneishi ...

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K Line to Merge Two Ship Management Firms

Japan’s shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) has decided to merge two of its ship management ...

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Capesize Newbuild Handed Over to K Line

Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) has launched and taken delivery of Capesize bulk ...

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FMC Rejects Japanese Trio's Shipping Agreement

The US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) rejected on jurisdictional grounds the Tripartite Agreement to form a ...

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