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New gas carrier "Bishu Maru"

New gas carrier

Kawasaki Heavy Industries put into operation Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha ("K" Line) the Bishu Maru gas carrier with a capacity of 164,700 cubic meters. m. According to Workl Maritime News, this is the second gas carrier Kawasaki Heavy Industries, which is able to pass through the expanded Panama Canal.

The length of the ship is 293 m., Width 48.9 m, it has four tanks. Its market value is estimated at 174.7 million dollars. The gas carrier will be involved in the transportation of Australia-Japan.