Monday, September 23, 2019
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Australia Fines NYK $25 Million for ‘Criminal Cartel Conduct’
The Federal Court of Australia has convicted Japanese shipping company Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) of criminal cartel conduct and ordered it to pay a fine of $25 million relating...
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
NYK Fined $8.5 Million in South Africa Price-Fixing Scheme
South Africa’s competition watchdog says it has reached a settlement with Japanese shipping firm Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha Ltd (NYK) for price fixing, market allocation and collusive tendering in...
Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Monday, May 20, 2013
Nippon Yusen Soars as LPG Rates Rise Most on Record
Nippon Yusen K.K., the worldâ€™s largest publicly traded operator of liquefied petroleum gas ships, surged the most in more than four years in Tokyo after a record weekly advance in rates.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Thursday, April 11, 2013
NYK Line’s New Tsunami Alert System Warns Vessels of Impending Danger
We have all heard that tsunamis pass harmlessly beneath ships at sea, and that their true force doesn’t present itself until the seafloor rises to force the wave up and...
Friday, March 29, 2013
GDF Suez Signs 4-Year Charter for NYK LNG Carrier, Grace Barleria
Paris-based energy firm GDF Suez announced today they have entered into a 4-year time charter of the NYK-owned LNG carrier “GRACE BARLERIA”. GRACE BARLERIA has been operated by NYK since her...
Friday, October 26, 2012
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
NYK Finds Air Bubbles Significantly Reduce Ship Resistance [REPORT]
Post World War II, warships began to experiment with a system called Prairie-Masker which expelled bubbles through the hull and propellor blade tips in an effort to mask the acoustic...
Sunday, July 1, 2012
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Mitsubishi Heavy Delivers Iron Sand Slurry Ship Bound for New Zealand
On May 11, NYK accepted delivery of the Taharoa Destiny, a new 175,000 DWT class vessel dedicated to the transport of iron sand slurry from New Zealand. Never heard of an...
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Bulk Carrier Docks in Fukushima, Delivers 63,000 tons of Coal to Japan
The 87,000 DWT NYK-operated bulk carrier, Shirakumo, arrived at the port of Soma’s wharf No. 5 in Fukushima prefecture on February 9. Shirakumo is the first coal carrier to berth at the wharf...
Thursday, February 9, 2012
G6 Alliance Set to Launch Asia-Europe Liner Service
Members of the G6 Alliance announced today that their groundbreaking cooperation in Asia-Europe container shipping will begin operation in the first week of March – one month ahead of schedule....
Monday, June 13, 2011
INTERVIEW: Japan NYK Line Expects Surge In LNG Business; FPSO Also In Focus
TOKYO (Dow Jones)–Japanese shipping company NYK Line expects a surge in liquefied natural gas demand from Japan and worldwide because of rising fears about nuclear power, and is determined to...
Thursday, May 26, 2011
World’s first solar-powered ship getting power upgrades
NYK Lines has announced that the M/V Auriga Leader, the world’s first solar power cargo ship, will be undergoing further developments to strengthen the vessels efficiency. Starting in June, the...
Thursday, February 3, 2011
Thursday, April 23, 2009
Interesting Ship of The Week – NYK Super Eco Ship 2030
In celebration of Earth Day, NYK Line released the initial exploratory design for its NYK Super Eco Ship 2030, an energy-efficient ship expected to emit almost 70% less CO2 emissions...
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