May 24, 2016

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.


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



 Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (hereafter called “K” Line) is proud to announce the delivery of “CORONA VICTORY,” an 88,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Marugame Shipyard of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Japan on 24h May, 2016.


 CORONA VICTORY is same type as K” Line’s specialized fleet for transport of thermal coal known as the “Corona-series”. The Corona-series 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 now consists of 19 carriers. "K" Line takes pride that its Corona-series has been so favorably evaluated for always ensuring customers steady and reliable thermal coal transport service with maximum safety.


Vessel’s Specifications

 LOA   229.98 M   Deadweight Tons   88,909 MT 
 Beam   38.00 M    Gross Tons    49,721   T 
 Depth   19.90 M  Net Tons     28,535   T 
 Full Draft    13.904 M   Hold/Hatch     5/5