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Delivery of ‘Corona’ Series Coal Carrier “CORONA SPLENDOR”

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (hereafter called “K” Line) is proud to announce the delivery of “CORONA SPLENDOR”, an 88,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Marugame Shipyard of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Japan on February 25th, 2014.

CORONA SPLENDOR is the same type as “K” Line’s specialized fleet for the transport of thermal coal known as the “Corona-series”. The Corona-series, which “K” Line originated and continues to develop, consists of epoch-making coal carriers equipped with wide beam and shallow draft, which are the most suitable type to enter ports of domestic Thermal Power Stations to discharge cargo.

With this new latest deployment, the Corona-series has consisted of 17 carriers.

“K” Line takes pride that its Corona-series has been so favourably evaluated for always ensuring customers steady and reliable thermal coal transport service with maximum safety.


Vessel’s Specifications:

LOA:     229.98M

Beam:     38.00M

Depth :    19.90M

Full Draft :     13.904M

Deadweight Tons :     89,006MT

Gross Tons :      49,720T

Net Tons :      28,533T

Hold/Hatch :     5/5



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