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.
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Encourages Employees to Execute the Medium-term Management Plan and Rebuild Group Governance Toward the Next 30 Years — The following is an excerpt from the New Year’s speech made by NYK president Tadaaki Naito as business opened for 2019 at the company’s head office in Tokyo.
Challenge Peak, an oil products tanker operated by NYK Bulkship (Asia) based in Singapore, has shipped the first batch of plant condensate produced at the onshore gas liquefaction plant of the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project.
NYK will receive 2 billion yen from Taiyo Life Insurance Company as a green loan to exclusively finance the building of NYK’s first methanol-fueled chemical tanker.
NYK, the first company in the global shipping industry to issue labelled green bonds, presented its initiatives at a seminar about new capital markets sponsored by Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities Co. Ltd. in Tokyo on December 14
NYK Cruises Co. Ltd., was recognized as the year’s top cruise and thus awarded the Grand Prix award sponsored by the JOPA and the Minister award given by Japan’s MLIT.
NYK has signed long-term contracts with Diamond Gas International Pte. Ltd. (DGI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation located in Singapore, for DGI to charter from NYK three newly built LNG carriers.
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 while the ship was calling Yokohama on December 9.
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.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held today to launch a new platform that the NYK Group has developed for ship management.