Ecobunker Shipping Co., Ltd., a joint venture company by Sumitomo Corporation, Uyeno Transtech Ltd., Development Bank of Japan Inc. and YKIP, held a Naming & Launching Ceremony for their first vessel “Ecobunker Tokyo Bay”.
She is a multi-bunkering vessel capable of both Ship-to-Ship LNG and VLSFO (very low sulphur fuel oil) bunkering.
We will continue working on outfitting the vessel including installation of equipments and tanks.
YKIP will support Ecobunker Shipping and promote LNG bunkering as well as Tokyo Bay to develop into one of the world’s leading LNG bunkering hubs.
〈The Top Picture〉
Mr. Masamichi Morooka, President & CEO of YKIP (8th from the left), Mr. Kimihiko Endo, Kyusyu District Transport Bureau(6th from the left), Mr. Kiyotaka Yamada, President & CEO of Ecobunker Shipping Co., Ltd (5th from the left)
Ecobunker Shipping Co., Ltd website