Japanese classification society ClassNK has acquired Finnish software house NAPA for €53 million, both companies announced this morning.
Furuno has announced that its NavSkills CAT (Computer Aided Training) distance learning system has been approved by ClassNK as fulfilling the requirements for ECDIS type specific familiarisation training.
Classification society ClassNK has announced the release of a new version of its PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) ship design support software that is compliant with the new IACS Common Structural Rules (harmonised CSR) for oil tankers and bulk carriers.
Classification society ClassNK has released the latest versions of its IACS Common Structural Rules (CSR) structural assessment software.
ClassNK has announced the development of a new software system, PrimeShip-GREEN/PSTA (Progressive Speed Trial Analysis), to help shipyards comply with EEDI requirements.
ClassNK is commencing the provision of cloud-based archive centre services for NYK Lines and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, with the classification society having reached a preliminary agreement with the two shipping companies regarding the use of the As-built Drawings Storage Service (ADSS).
Japanese classification society ClassNK and Finnish software company NAPA have announced that Taiwan-based Wan Hai Lines has chosen their ship efficiency software for use on a recently delivered containership.
Classification society ClassNK reports that it has certified the type specific ECDIS training course provided by Philippine Standard Shipmanagement Inc (PSSI).
ClassNK has certified the type specific ECDIS training courses provided by the newly established Philippines-Japan Maritime Training Management (PJMTM) ECDIS training centre.
ClassNK, IHI Marine United (IHIMU), Diesel United (DU) and IBM Japan have announced that they will jointly develop a ship maintenance management system, with the aim of helping to reduce ship lifecycle costs.
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