Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Company held a Naming and Hand-over Ceremony of a 5,100 Car Carrier at the Tadotsu Factory for United Ocean Singapore

June 30, 2008


Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Company of TSUNEISHI Holdings Corporation (Head Office: Fukuyama-city Hiroshima, CEO: Katsushige Kambara) held a naming and hand-over ceremony on June 27th of a 5,100 car carrier for the NYK Line corporation, which was ordered by United Ocean Singapore (CEO: Vipan Sharma) at the Tadotsu Factory (Tadotsu-cho, Nakatado-gun, Kagawa Prefecture). The ship was named “LORD VISHNU” by Koji Miyahara, CEO of the NYK Line Corporation, and his wife cut the ribbon for the ship’s maiden voyage.

<Major Features>
Type 5,100 car carrier
Flag Singapore
Length 179.9 meters
Width 32.2 meters
Depth 34.8 meters
Gross Tonnage 51,917 tons
Main Engine MITSUI MAN-B&W7S60MC-C
Service Speed About 19.3 knots
Class Nippon Kaiji Kyokai