NKK set for two tanker launches

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 05 August, 1998, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 05 August, 1998, 12:00am

NKK Corp will deliver a 150,000 deadweight tonne (dwt) oil tanker to the Sifnos Shipping Corp tomorrow. Flying the Greek flag, the vessel will be classified by Lloyd's Register.


NKK also will launch a 106,000 dwt tanker for Sumitomo Corp on August 21 and three days later the Japanese shipbuilder will start laying the keel for another 106,000 dwt tanker, also for Sumitomo.