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  • 22 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Sasaki Shipbuilding, located on the island of Kinoe, few days ago held launching ceremony for newbuild vessel JYOHOUMARU. The vessel is an oil/ chemical tanker with the capacity of 6,316cbm build in accordance with the latest environmental standards. The vessel was launched safely on a beautiful snowy day with the attendance of yards and owners […]

  • 26 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Epic Gas Ltd. said today that it has acquired a third 7,500cbm fully pressurised gas carrier to be built at Sasaki Shipbuilding of Japan. The vessel is scheduled for delivery in the fourth quarter of 2016. The latest newbuild will be vessel No. 8 in Epic Gas’ fleet built at Sasaki Shipbuilding. Epic Gas, headquartered […]

  • 7 October 2011

    The BALPURE system, which received Type Approval in July, has been selected for use on two bulk carriers being constructed by Sasaki Shipbuilding for Toko Kaiun Kaisha. The Type-Approved BALPURE® ballast water treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora was selected for use on two new bulk carriers being constructed for Toko Kaiun Kaisha, Ltd. […]

  • 22 February 2012

    Sasaki Shipbuilding, located on the island of Kinoe, few days ago held launching ceremony for newbuild vessel JYOHOUMARU. The vessel is an oil/ chemical tanker with the capacity of 6,316cbm build in accordance with the latest environmental standards. Sasaki shipyard specialized itself in the construction of tankers and gas carriers up to 15,000 DWT. Vessel […]

  • 29 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    Owner and operator of pressurized gas carriers Epic Gas has taken delivery of a 7,500 cbm vessel Epic Borinquen from Japan’s Sasaki Shipyard. The Singapore-based company said that the newbuilt ship will now start operating on its time charter agreement for trading in Asia. According to Epic Gas, this is their sixth vessel built and delivered by Sasaki. The yard […]

  • 4 July 2014
    Business & Finance

      Epic Gas Ltd. has concluded long-term inward bareboat charter contracts with the Siva Group for two 7,200 cbm vessels. The vessels, both built in 2010, will be named “Epic Bali” and “Epic Borneo”. The bareboat charters feature purchase options and fixed monthly charter rates throughout the term of the contracts. The vessels are currently […]

  • 24 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Singapore-based gas carrier operator Epic Gas received the first of its six 11,000 cbm newbuilds on February 20, 2015. The Epic Sicily was built at Japan’s Sasaki Shipbuilding, and has immediately started a long-term bareboat charter at Kumiai Senpaku, Japan. Epic Gas currently owns and operates a fleet of 37 fully pressurized gas carriers spanning from 3,500 cbm to 11,000 […]

  • 7 October 2013

    After recently ordering two+two VLGCs at Hyundai Heavy, Singapore-headquartered Petredec has placed another order for new vessels. This time, the company contracted two Japanese yards to build four 11,000 cum LPG carriers. Two vessels will be built by Sasaki Shipbuilding, while the other two are to be constructed by Kyokuyo Shipyard. The newbuilds, that will be fitted with […]

  • 30 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    Singapore-based owner and operator of pressurised gas carriers, Epic Gas Ltd, has taken delivery of the third in the company’s series of four owned 11,000 cbm liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carriers ordered at Kyokuyo Shipyard, Japan. The LPG carrier Epic Samos was delivered on November 30, 2016, Epic Gas said. The deliveries of two more 11,000 cbm vessels, […]

  • 31 October 2011

    The Type-Approved BALPURE ballast water treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora was installed by Sasaki Shipbuilding on its newest general cargo ship “APOLLO KITA” for the first time in Japan. The BALPURE system utilizes elctrolytic disinfection technology. BALPURE’s slip stream treatment approach, in which 1% of the total ballast water flow is used to generate […]

  • 10 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Singapore-based owner and operator of pressurized gas carriers Epic Gas has taken delivery of the 7,500cbm liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier Epic Baluan from Sasaki Shipyard, Japan. Epic Baluan is the sixth vessel in the company’s series of eight newbuildings. The deliveries of two remaining newbuilding vessels in the series, the 11,000cbm Epic Sardinia, to […]

  • 26 December 2013

    Epic Gas Ltd. announced today that, following the company’s recent order of two 11,000cbm vessels from Kyokuyo Shipyard Corporation in Japan, it has added two more similar-sized newbuilds to its expanding fleet. The first vessel will be built by Sasaki Shipyard Co., Ltd. for delivery in 2015 and the second vessel by Kyokuyo Shipyard Corporation […]

  • 7 October 2013

    After recently ordering two+two VLGCs at Hyundai Heavy, Singapore-headquartered Petredec has placed another order for new vessels. This time, the company contracted two Japanese yards to build four 11,000 cum LPG carriers. Two vessels will be built by Sasaki Shipbuilding, while the other two are to be constructed by Kyokuyo Shipyard. The newbuilds, that will be fitted with […]

  • 13 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    In today’s spotted we bring you photos of freshly-delivered 11,000 cbm LPG carrier, named Epic Shikoku. The ship was handed over today by Japan’s Kyokuyo Shipyard to owner and operator of pressurized gas carriers Epic Gas. Epic Shikoku is the third vessel in the company’s series of eight newbuilds. In February 2016, the company also took […]

  • 18 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    Epic Gas has completed the acquisition of the Epic Sicily, a 2015-built pressurized vessel.

  • 27 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Leading classification society ClassNK announced today that it has approved the first application of duplex stainless steel (NSSC®2120) on vessels in Japan. Tankers built by the Japanese shipyards Sasaki Shipbuilding Co., Ltd and Hakata Shipbuilding Co., Ltd were applied with the duplex stainless steel, which was manufactured by Nippon Steel & Sumikin Stainless Steel Corporation. […]

  • 27 March 2013

    Leading classification society ClassNK announced today that it has approved the first application of duplex stainless steel (NSSC®2120) on vessels in Japan. Tankers built by the Japanese shipyards Sasaki Shipbuilding Co., Ltd and Hakata Shipbuilding Co., Ltd were applied with the duplex stainless steel, which was manufactured by Nippon Steel & Sumikin Stainless Steel Corporation. […]

  • 1 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    GEI Consultants, Inc., one of the nation’s leading geotechnical, environmental, water resources, and ecological science and engineering firms has announced that Varoujan Hagopian, P.E., F.ASCE, has joined the firm as a senior consultant. Hagopian will assume a key leadership role with GEI’s growing waterfront and coastal engineering services practice. During his 36-year career, Hagopian has […]

  • 26 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Epic Gas Ltd. announced today that, following the Company’s recent order of two 11,000cbm vessels from Kyokuyo Shipyard Corporation in Japan, it has added two more similar-sized newbuilds to its expanding fleet. These two 11,000cbm vessels will be long term bareboat chartered in from Kumiai Senpaku Co., Ltd., of Japan. The first vessel will be […]

  • 3 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Despite the overcapacity of ships on the market, which has been a hot topic recently, the newbuilding orders for ships don’t seem to be toning down.   When speaking about bulk carriers, Pan Ocean has placed an order for two firm 207,000 DWT Newcastlemaxes at New Times, with both vessels due to deliver within the […]

  • 5 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    EPIC Pantheon International Gas Shipping Ltd. (Epic) announced on November 1st that the Company has made appointments of Chairman of the Board, Member of the Board of Directors and Director. In addition to the announced ongoing new building program Epic has entered into a dialogue with a leading shipyard for pressurised gas carrier construction with […]

  • 21 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Singapore-based gas carrier owner Epic Gas has expanded its fleet of 25 ships reported in January 2014 to 36 ships as of August 20, 2014, according to the company’s unaudited financial and operating results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. 11 newbuildings on order There are eleven more newbuildings on order which will […]