ClassNK

2021 April 2

15:28 ClassNK opens Kyushu Regional Office in Hakata, Japan

2021 March 28

15:36 NAPA, MOL, and ClassNK agree to joint further development for a comprehensive navigational risk monitoring system

2021 March 25

16:51 ClassNK begins joint investigative research with Sompo Japan on risk assessment of autonomous ships

2021 March 22

16:35 ClassNK issues AiP for design of methanol dual-fueled tanker

2021 March 1

12:46 MOL to expand sharing of ship operation data

2021 February 26

10:39 Car carrier Orca Ace earns ClassNK's 1st remote survey notation

2021 February 25

12:10 ClassNK grants its first remote survey notation for PCC ORCA ACE

2021 January 5

13:41 ClassNK releases Guideline for Survey and Facilities/Equipment of LNG Bunkering Ships

2020 November 2

17:22 ClassNK releases Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures

2020 September 3

10:39 Joint R&D starts for practical application of ammonia-fueled tugboat

2020 September 1

16:35 Demonstration project begins for commercialization of vessels equipped with high-power fuel cells
11:33 World’s first small-scale CO2 capture plant on vessel

2020 August 28

17:12 ClassNK releases “Guidelines for Digital Smart Ship” as part of its innovation endorsement initiative

2020 August 12

15:17 Joint R&D starts for use of ammonia in marine transportation to reduce GHG emissions

2020 July 18

12:43 Nine companies start “Ship Carbon Recycling WG” of Japan's CCR Study Group

2020 July 3

18:07 ClassNK releases amendments to class rules

2020 July 2

18:04 ClassNK releases Annual Report on Port State Control

2020 May 14

10:02 Autonomous Ship Framework obtains AiP from ClassNK

2020 April 27

14:59 ClassNK grants world-first AiP to Imabari Shipbuilding for their concept design of a 180,000 DWT LPG dual fuelled bulk carrier

2020 March 31

15:04 ClassNK establishes "Rules for the Survey and Construction of Governmental and Naval Ships"

2020 March 30

16:03 ClassNK releases Guidelines for Non-destructive Inspection by Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing

2020 March 19

15:04 ClassNK completes joint feasibility study on 3d model based approval with JMU and NAPA

2020 March 18

16:05 ClassNK appoints new President & CEO and executives

2020 March 16

16:30 ClassNK grants AiP on LPG reformed gas fueled coastal LPG carrier

2020 March 15

11:08 ClassNK grants AiP on LPG reformed gas fueled coastal LPG carrier

2020 March 9

17:50 ClassNK releases CBM Guidelines

2020 February 25

17:30 ClassNK develops its Digital Grand Design 2030

2020 February 10

14:20 ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software

2020 February 9

12:18 ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software

2020 February 5

15:16 ClassNK grants AiP to Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd for their LPG Fuel Supply System

2020 January 16

17:31 ClassNK issues Hong Kong Convention Statement of Compliance to Ship Recycling Facility in Bangladesh

2020 January 10

16:31 ClassNK releases Guidelines for Automated/Autonomous Operation of ships

2019 December 30

16:08 ClassNK begins publication of ClassNK Technical Journal

2019 December 24

12:02 MOL starts joint study of next-generation engine diagnostic application

2019 December 16

14:04 ClassNK certifies NYK Group Ship Management Company’s Cyber Security Management System

2019 October 4

18:15 ClassNK releases “Guidelines for Remote Surveys” - ICT utilization in remote surveys

2019 October 3

16:28 ClassNK grants AIP related to Wind Challenger Project

2019 September 24

16:05 ClassNK grants AIP on LPG Reformer for marine engines

2019 September 9

17:19 ClassNK establishes cross-sectional cyber security team

2019 August 5

18:12 ClassNK participates in a working group for zero emission alternative fuels

2019 June 17

14:12 ClassNK releases amendments to class rules

2019 April 15

17:05 ClassNK releases cyber security management system for ships

2019 April 1

17:05 ClassNK releases its Cyber Security Approach

2019 February 12

14:30 ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software

2019 January 31

15:34 ClassNK grants AIP to Kawasaki Heavy Industries for their project on an LNG-fuelled 207K DWT bulk carrier design

2018 November 12

14:31 ClassNK and TÜV Rheinland sign partnership agreement for cybersecurity services

2018 November 1

16:23 ClassNK releases “PrimeShip-GREEN/ProSTA ver.ITTC”

2018 October 30

13:18 ClassNK Archive Center (NKAC) stores the first IMO GBS Ship Construction Files of NACKS-built VLCC

2018 September 28

17:06 ClassNK advises existing ships to install ballast water management systems early on

2018 September 2

08:54 Regulations on sulphur content of fuel oil within Taiwanese international commercial ports

2018 July 6

16:04 ClassNK grants AIP to NYK Line and Japan Marine United for their joint research on an LNG-fuelled 200K DWT bulk carrier design

2018 June 29

09:51 ClassNK releases amendments to class rules

2018 June 27

10:14 ClassNK releases Annual Report on Port State Control

2018 June 7

10:34 ClassNK releases Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures – Independent Prismatic Tanks

2018 June 4

10:09 ClassNK releases Guidelines for Concept Design of Automated Operation/Autonomous Operation of ships

2018 April 27

11:00 ClassNK Electronic Certificate System wins Technical Innovation Award at Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia 2018

2018 April 9

14:30 ClassNK releases Guidelines for Use of Drones in Class Surveys

2018 March 19

16:30 ClassNK releases Guidelines for Direct Load Analysis and Strength Assessment of hull structure

2018 February 15

12:01 ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software

2017 December 26

10:28 ClassNK releases amendments to its class rules