Posts Tagged ‘Noboru Ueda’

ClassNK appoints new Chairman and President and executives

ClassNK appoints new Chairman and President and executives
ClassNK Chairman and President Koichi Fujiwara Tokyo – Current Executive Vice President Koichi Fujiwara has been appointed as Chairman and President as well as a Representative Director of leading classification society ClassNK, effective 7 March 2016. Current Executive Vice Presidents Yasushi Nakamura...
March 7th, 2016 | Classification Societies, HR, News, Person Profiles | Read More

New era for R&D with establishment of Global Research and Innovation Center in Singapore

New era for R&D with establishment of Global Research and Innovation Center in Singapore
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) held a press conference on 20 April in Singapore to promote the activities of its new Global Research and Innovation Center (GRIC). Joined by representatives from Nanyang Technological University, ClassNK...
April 20th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Energy, Technology | Read More

Nakashima Propeller and ClassNK hold joint technical seminar in Hamburg

Nakashima Propeller and ClassNK hold joint technical seminar in Hamburg
Noboru Ueda Hamburg – Nakashima Propeller (President and Representative Director: Motoyoshi Nakashima) together with ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) held a joint technical seminar in Hamburg on 19 March. Nakashima Propeller and ClassNK, from their respective roles in the industry, provide...
March 23rd, 2015 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK retakes top position

ClassNK retakes top position
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has just announced its official registration figures in addition to Clarkson’s data which reveals that it is once again the world’s largest classification society. The Society made the announcement at its annual Japanese press conference...
March 17th, 2015 | Associations, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Environment, HR, News, Press and Media, Reports, Story of the Day | Read More

ClassNK updates its Guidelines for Floating Offshore Facilities

ClassNK updates its Guidelines for Floating Offshore Facilities
Tokyo – ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) announced today that it has released the latest version of its Guidelines for Floating Offshore Facilities for LNG/LPG Production, Storage, Offloading, and Regasification (Second Edition). In February 2011, the leading classification society released...
February 27th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical | Read More

ClassNK streamlines its classification process

ClassNK streamlines its classification process
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) announced today that it has successfully halved the time it takes to deliver its classification certificates by revamping its registration system. The registrations for the classification of ClassNK ships...
February 13th, 2015 | Classification Societies, News, Regulatory, Shipmanagement | Read More

ClassNK approval of new corrosion resistant steel gives shipowners new options

ClassNK approval of new corrosion resistant steel gives shipowners new options
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) issued approval for Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation’s newly developed corrosion resistant steel (NSGP™-2) for use on the upper deck and/or inner bottom of crude oil tanker cargo oil tanks...
February 4th, 2015 | BIMCO, Classification Societies, News, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK releases updates to its Guidelines for Container Stowage and Securing Arrangements

ClassNK releases updates to its Guidelines for Container Stowage and Securing Arrangements
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has released the second edition of its Guidelines for Container Stowage and Securing Arrangements. The update comes in response to recent industry changes as the amount and size of container carriers increases...
January 8th, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK releases industry developments for 2014 in annual Technical Bulletin

ClassNK releases industry developments for 2014 in annual Technical Bulletin
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has released a summary of the latest industry developments in its annual Technical Bulletin (Vol. 32, 2014). This year’s edition covers projects on offshore sector facilities and trial results of software solution...
December 30th, 2014 | Associations, Classification Societies | Read More

ClassNK Register Tops 230 Million Gross Tons

ClassNK Register Tops 230 Million Gross Tons
Noboru Ueda More than 10 million gross tons join NK Register in first 11 months of 2014 Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) announced that its register topped 230 million gross tons for the first time at the end November 2014. The announcement was...
December 16th, 2014 | Classification Societies, News | Read More

ClassNK gives green light to new Niigata dual-fuel engine design

ClassNK gives green light to new Niigata dual-fuel engine design
Niigata’s new 28AHX-DF dual-fuel engine will be used as the main engine on a LNG-fuelled tugboat being built by Keihin Dock Co., Ltd. for NYK Line Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has granted approval to the design of the new 28AHX-DF dual-fuel...
November 26th, 2014 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK Establishes New Renewable Energy Department

ClassNK Establishes New Renewable Energy Department
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has announced the establishment of a new Renewable Energy Department. This new department which began operations on 1 October 2014 will oversee a diverse range of activities related to renewable energy,...
October 1st, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK Develop Updated Design Support Tool for EEDI Verification

ClassNK Develop Updated Design Support  Tool for EEDI Verification
Noboru Ueda Minimum propulsion power evaluation software extended  to calculate added resistance in irregular waves Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru  Ueda) has released the latest version of its PrimeShip-GREEN/ MinPower software. The software was originally...
September 22nd, 2014 | Classification Societies, Environment, Oceanology, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK Holds LNG-Fuelled Vessel Technologies Seminars

ClassNK Holds LNG-Fuelled Vessel Technologies Seminars
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) held LNG-Fuelled Vessel Technologies seminars in Shanghai and Singapore on 22 July and 24 July 2014 respectively. With the industry looking to adopt cleaner fuels to meet new environmental regulations as well as future...
July 25th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

ClassNK Releases Amendments to Class Rules Rules and Guidance…

ClassNK Releases Amendments to Class Rules  Rules and Guidance…
ClassNK Releases Amendments to Class Rules  Rules and Guidance for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru  Ueda) announced today that it had released an updated edition of the Rules and  Guidance for the Survey and...
May 23rd, 2014 | Classification Societies, Regulatory | Read More

ClassNK approves new super-efficient fillet welding consumable

ClassNK approves new super-efficient fillet welding consumable
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) announced that it has granted type approval for the new MX-200F welding consumable, developed by Kobe Steel Co., Ltd. (KOBELCO) to greatly improve welding efficiency and coating quality in commercial...
April 17th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ClassNK continues donations to Indian Primary School

ClassNK continues donations to Indian Primary School
ClassNK Chairman and President Noboru Ueda (center) with Regional Manager of India A. Pradhan (left) Mumbai– Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has made a donation of desks, uniforms and educational materials to the ZP Primary School (Takwe-Khurd, Maharashtra)...
February 7th, 2014 | Books, Charity, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, Events, News | Read More

ClassNK and the “Maria Tsakos” Foundation Team Up to Support Maritime Research

ClassNK and the  “Maria Tsakos” Foundation Team Up to Support Maritime Research
Chairman Mitropoulos with Chairman and President Ueda exchange agreements – (Left) Mr. Efthymios Mitropoulos, Chairman of the “Maria Tsakos” Foundation, Secretary General Emeritus of the IMO; (Right) Mr Noboru Ueda, Chairman and President of ClassNK The “Maria Tsakos”...
December 2nd, 2013 | Academia, Charity, Classification Societies, Climate, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Events, News, Oceanology, Pollution, Technology | Read More