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Kawasaki Delivers LPG Carrier Maple Gas to Astomos

The carrier is part of a three-vessel order from November 2015.

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KHI: Bulker Divinegate Delivered at DACKS

bulk carrier

Indigo Marine Shipping takes delivery of Divinegate, a 61,000 dwt bulk carrier.

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Kawasaki Delivers LNG Carrier to JERA-NYK Line JV

LNG carrier Shinshu Maru

Shinshu Maru will transport LNG procured via the Freeport LNG Project in the U.S.

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Kawasaki Heavy Secures VLGC Order from Kumiai Navigation


Japanese shipbuilding company Kawasaki Heavy receives a VLGC order from Kumiai Navigation. 

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Kawasaki Heavy Gets ClassNK AIP for LNG-Fueled Bulk Carrier

Bulk Carrier

ClassNK grants AIP to Kawasaki Heavy Industries for the design of an LNG-fueled 207,000 dwt bulk carrier.

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Wisdom Marine to Expand Fleet with Two More Bulkers

Handysize bulker Paiwan Wisdom;

Wisdom Marine resumes fleet expansion efforts with two more bulkers.

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K Line: New LPG Carrier Delivered

lpg carrier

K Line has announced the delivery of an LPG carrier for Gyxis Corporation.

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Japan to Launch First LNG Bunkering Vessel in 2020

3,500 m3 LNG bunkering vessel

Central LNG Shipping placed an order a 3,500 m3 LNG bunkering vessel with Kawasaki Heavy Industries.

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Kawasaki Heavy Splashes Wisdom's New Bulker

Kawasaki Heavy Industries launches Amis Nature, a Supramax bulker ordered by Wisdom Marine Lines.

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MOL, KHI to Develop Steering Gear with Sensing Capability

MOL vessel

MOL and Kawasaki Heavy Industries will jointly develop steering gear with new sensing capability and big data analysis.

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Kawasaki Delivers LNG Carrier Newbuild to K Line

Kawasaki Heavy Industries has delivered Bishu Maru, an LNG carrier, to K Line.

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NYK, KEPCO’s New LNG Carrier Named at Kawasaki Heavy

Kawasaki Heavy Industries hosted a naming ceremony for an LNG carrier, jointly owned by NYK and KEPCO.

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KHI's New LNG Tank Design to Expand Carrying Capacity

Houston-based classification society ABS granted Approval in Principle (AIP) for a new MOSS-type LNG tank design ...

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KHI Moves Merchant Ship Construction to China

Japan’s Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) is to shift merchant ship construction from Japan to China and reduce ...

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Report: Kawasaki Heavy Could Exit Shipbuilding

Japan’s shipbuilder Kawasaki Heavy Industries is considering whether it should pull out of the shipbuilding ...

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World’s First LNG-Fueled PCTC Joins UECC's Fleet

The world’s first LNG-fueled Pure Car and Truck Carrier was delivered to Norway-based shipping firm United European ...

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Astomos Adds Three LPG Newbuilds to the Tally

Tokyo-based Astomos Energy Corporation has ordered three Very Large Gas Carriers (VLGC) at two Japanese shipyards, ...

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K Line Adds Gas Carrier, Inks Charter Deal with Gyxis

Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K”Line) has sealed a deal for a new 82,200m3 Very Large Gas ...

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MOL and NYK Line Order 4 LNG Carriers through Chubu JVs

Japanese shipping companies Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line) have ordered two ...

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New LNG Shiprepair Yard Enters the Scene

A new ship repairyard has been launched earlier this month by Japanese shipbuilders Mitsui Engineering & ...

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