“K” LINE has signed a long-term consecutive voyage charter with JFE Steel Corporation regarding the upcoming new built Capesize bulk carrier (210,000 DWT) fueled by LNG.
“K” Line has decided to install IP/MPLS solution with LTE communication proposed by NOKIA as Digital Transformation (DX) solution for ships to our LNG-fueled Pure Car Carrier “CENTURY HIGHWAY GREEN”
The ship is an LNG-fueled car carrier that uses a variety of other environmentally friendly specifications and digital technologies to improve safety, environment, and quality.
“K” LINE’s car carrier “CENTURY HIGHWAY GREEN” completed by Tadotsu Shipyard, the Imabari Shipbuilding Group, became the world’s first newly-built vessel to obtain ClassNK notation certifying that the ship is adapted for remote surveys
K” Line To Expand Sharing Of Ship Operation Data To Enhance Utilization Of Big Data In The Maritime Industry.
On September 16, a naming ceremony was held at the Sakaide Works of Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. for Japan’s first LNG bunkering vessel (“LBV”).
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding is working in cooperation with “K” Line and ClassNK, to conduct test operations and measurements for a small scale ship-based CO2 capture demonstration plant.
“K” Line has thoroughly revised the long-term guideline concerning the environment, “K” Line Environmental Vision 2050 – Blue Seas for the Future -, in order to strengthen the initiatives toward global environmental preservation such as reduction of GHG.
Due to COVID-19, unprecedented and difficult times have brought a lot of challenges to many of our seafarers: lockdowns, travel restrictions, difficulties on crew changeovers, and restrictions on shore leaves are among others.