Posts Tagged ‘ClassNK’

Interview with Mitsuhiko Kidogawa, Regional Manager of Europe and Africa, ClassNK London Office

Interview with Mitsuhiko Kidogawa, Regional Manager of Europe and Africa, ClassNK London Office
Mitsuhiko Kidogawa Among other things our viewers have already read and seen  during the LISW 2017 we bring you this very down to earth business news, the Interview with Mitsuhiko Kidogawa,  who has been recently appointed Regional Manager of Europe and Africa, in ClassNK’s London Office: Could...
September 15th, 2017 | Classification Societies, News, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

ClassNK releases latest technical rules and amendments in line with the BWMC

ClassNK releases latest technical rules and amendments in line with the BWMC
ClassNK releases latest technical rules and amendments in line with the Ballast Water Management Convention Tokyo— Leading classification society ClassNK released its new set of technical rules, Rules and Guidance for Ballast Water Management Installations, in accordance with the entry into force...
September 8th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

ClassNK updates Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

ClassNK updates Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has released the second version of its Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems. Based on the first version Guidelines released in August 2014, the latest version includes the results of joint research and testing on actual Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems. In...
August 31st, 2017 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK paves the way for HKC verification expansion to South-East Asia

ClassNK paves the way for HKC verification expansion to South-East Asia
… Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has completed the document review for a Ship Recycling Facility Plan (SRFP) submitted by Tsuneishi Ship Recycling (Negros), Inc. (TSRNI), verifying the facility to be in line with the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally...
August 21st, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, Regulatory, Ship Demolitions, Technical, Technology | Read More

MRV made easy by new functionality in NAPA performance monitoring systems

MRV made easy by new functionality in NAPA performance monitoring systems
Existing users of NAPA Shipping Solutions, ClassNK-NAPA GREEN and NAPA-DSME Power® can achieve compliance with new MRV reporting requirements Helsinki, Finland, August 16, 2017 – NAPA, a world leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider, has updated its performance monitoring...
August 16th, 2017 | Associations, Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, European Union, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Organisations, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK issues EU MRV Monitoring Plan approval to Iino Marine Service Co., Ltd.

ClassNK issues EU MRV Monitoring Plan approval to  Iino Marine Service Co., Ltd.
(l-r): Mr. Akira Hoshi (Director & General Manager of Engineering Department, Iino Marine Service Co., Ltd.) Mr. Toshio Koiwa (Director of Assurance Operations Division, ClassNK). Toyko – Leading classification society ClassNK has issued approval certification to Iino Marine Service Co., Ltd....
August 2nd, 2017 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Events, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

ClassNK unveils longitudinal strength assessments software “PrimeShip-HULL(Rules) /PartC15” in response to latest rule amendments

ClassNK unveils longitudinal strength assessments software “PrimeShip-HULL(Rules) /PartC15” in response to latest rule amendments
PrimeShip-HULL(Rules)/PartC15_image 1 Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK released a new longitudinal strength assessments software “PrimeShip-HULL(Rules)/PartC15” as part of its prescriptive calculation suite “PrimeShip-HULL(Rules)”. For ensuring further safety and streamlining...
June 16th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

World’s first class developed electronic certificate service “ClassNK e-Certificate” begins operations

World’s first class developed electronic certificate service “ClassNK e-Certificate” begins operations
Tokyo –Leading classification society ClassNK will commence operation of the world’s first comprehensive electronic certificate service for classification and statutory certificates from 15 June 2017. The service, ClassNK e-Certificate, will first be made available to Liberian-flagged vessels on...
June 12th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Initial GBS verification process for IACS Common Structural Rules completed

Initial GBS verification process for IACS Common Structural Rules completed
Prescriptive rule calculation software: Initial design function/ ultimate strength evaluation results London – IMO Maritime Safety Committee has confirmed completion of the corrective actions requested by IMO to the International Association of Classification Societies’ (IACS) Common Structural Rules...
June 8th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK releases amendments to class rules

ClassNK releases amendments to class rules
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has released amendments to its Rules and Guidance for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships on 1 June 2017. ClassNK is constantly revising its Rules and Guidance in order to reflect the latest results from relevant research and development projects,...
June 1st, 2017 | Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK Consulting Service launches support service for setting up EU MRV Monitoring Plan

ClassNK Consulting Service launches support service for setting up EU MRV Monitoring Plan
ClassNK Consulting Service Co., Ltd*1 just launched a support service for setting up an EU MRV (Monitoring, Reporting and Verification of CO2) Monitoring Plan (MP) in compliance with the EU MRV regulation. This regulation lays down rules for developing MP and submitting the emissions report for ships...
May 31st, 2017 | Associations, Classification Societies, Climate, Emissions, Environment, European Union, Organisations, Politics and Government, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

ClassNK Magazine – 80th Edition

ClassNK Magazine – 80th Edition
The latest issue of the ClassNK Magazine is available for download here or to view online at the following link: ClassNK Magazine 80 This edition includes a selection of articles about projects supported by ClassNK and its partners, such as: An overview of the viable solutions to address the upcoming...
May 25th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Communication | Read More

NKK(UK) Ltd receives ISO9001 accreditation from UKAS

London – Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (UK) Ltd, a subsidiary of the leading classification society, ClassNK, has become an accredited Certification Body. The accreditation was granted by the UK national accreditation body UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service).   The accreditation covers the certification...
March 29th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Regulatory | Read More

ClassNK issues first EGCS ready notation

ClassNK issues first EGCS ready notation
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has issued EGCSR-F (Exhaust Gas Cleaning System Ready Full) notations to nine ships operated by Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. This notification signifies that the ship fulfills requirement for SOx scrubber retrofitting. Following discussions on the implementation...
March 24th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory | Read More

ClassNK appoints new Executive Vice President

ClassNK appoints new Executive Vice President
Dr. Toshiyuki Shigemi Tokyo – Effective 7 March 2016, Dr. Toshiyuki Shigemi has been appointed as Executive Vice President as well as Executive Director of ClassNK. Yasushi Nakamura has stepped down as Senior Executive Vice President, and has been appointed as an Advisor to the Society. Dr. Shigemi...
March 6th, 2017 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, HR, News, Person Profiles | Read More

ClassNK issues Type Certification for LED floodlights for Port Facility-use to Stanley Electric

ClassNK issues Type Certification for LED floodlights for Port Facility-use to Stanley Electric
l-r: Koichi Fujiwara, Chairman and President (ClassNK); Masahiro Sagae Executive Officer, Executive General Manager Lighting Application Division (Stanley Electric) Tokyo– Leading classification society ClassNK has issued the first Type Certification for LED floodlights for port facility-use to Stanley...
February 16th, 2017 | Classification Societies, News | Read More

ClassNK opens new survey offices in Izmir and Mersin

ClassNK opens new survey offices in Izmir and Mersin
Izmir and Mersin– Leading classification society ClassNK has opened new exclusive survey offices Izmir and Mersin, both in Turkey with operations beginning 1 January 2017. Izmir and Mersin, both have “Free Zone” in each area, are two of the most well-known port cities in Turkey. In recent years,...
January 3rd, 2017 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

ClassNK releases amendments to class rules

ClassNK releases amendments to class rules
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has released amendments to its Rules and Guidance for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships on 27 December 2016. ClassNK is constantly revising its Rules and Guidance in order to reflect the latest results from relevant research and development...
December 27th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Regulatory | Read More

Building on American relationships

Building on American relationships
John J. Kim Los Angeles Office General Manager John J. Kim explains ClassNK expansion in the U.S. Like others in the classification business of equivalent experience, the working life of ClassNK Los Angeles Office General Manager John J. Kim has coincided with profound change in maritime regulations...
December 21st, 2016 | Classification Societies | Read More

ClassNK releases mobile app for PSC inspection

ClassNK releases mobile app for PSC inspection
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has released the ARRIVAL CHECKLIST for PSC, the preparatory checklist mobile app for PSC inspections. ARRIVAL CHECKLIST for PSC digitalizes the updated contents of ClassNK’s PORT STATE INSPECTIONS POCKET CHECKLIST and is now available for smartphones...
December 12th, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Safety and Security | Read More

ClassNK Magazine – 78th Edition

ClassNK Magazine – 78th Edition
The latest issue of the ClassNK Magazine is available for download here or to view online at the following link: ClassNK Magazine 78This edition includes a selection of articles about projects supported by ClassNK and its partners, such as: – An interview with Mr. Gary S. Vogel, CEO of Eagle...
December 2nd, 2016 | Classification Societies, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

ClassNK picks up Environmental Protection Award at IBJ Awards 2016

ClassNK picks up Environmental Protection Award at IBJ Awards 2016
ClassNK’s Regional Manager of Europe and Africa Dr. M. A. Rahim receiving the award London – ClassNK picked up the Environmental Protection Award for its activities at the IBJ Awards held on 21 November. This award recognizes organizations that have made significant contributions to reducing...
November 25th, 2016 | Awards, Classification Societies, Environment, Events, People and Places, Press and Media | Read More

ClassNK completes joint study on ClassNK CMAXS LC-A for Hitachi MAN B&W Engine with Hitachi Zosen Corporation

ClassNK completes joint study on ClassNK CMAXS LC-A for Hitachi MAN B&W Engine with Hitachi Zosen Corporation
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK and Hitachi Zosen Corporation have completed a joint study of the next generation condition-based monitoring and automatic diagnostic system ClassNK CMAXS LC-A for Hitachi MAN B&W engines. During this joint study, ClassNK and Hitachi Zosen Corporation...
November 21st, 2016 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK wins Big Data Award at Lloyd’s List Asia Awards

ClassNK wins Big Data Award at Lloyd’s List Asia Awards
John Purkis, Divisional Sales Director, Maritime Intelligence, Toshio Kurashiki, Regional Manager of South Asia and Oceania, ClassNK Singapore – Leading classification society ClassNK picked up the Lloyd’s List Intelligence Big Data Award for its condition based monitoring suite ClassNK CMAXS...
October 21st, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

ClassNK Issues Approval in Principle for LNG Bunkering Vessel Design

ClassNK Issues Approval in Principle for LNG Bunkering Vessel Design
l(-r) ClassNK : S. H. Lee, H. Takesue, J. B. Jeong, T. Nishibashi (Country Manager of Korea) / Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd.: C. S. Lee (Technical Director), K. C. Lee, J. K. No. Busan – Leading classification society ClassNK has issued Approval in Principle (AIP) for a 7,500...
October 20th, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More