Korean Register gives approval in principle for Korea’s 1st 8K ammonia bunkering shipThe Korean Register (KR) has given approval in principle (AIP) for the first ammonia bunkering vessel in Korea, an 8K ammonia bunkering vessel.
Iran plans to allow South Korean crew to leave from tankerAccording to Iranian foreign ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh, Iran says it will allow the crew of a South Korean tanker that it seized for alleged environmental pollution to leave the country.
South Korean Armed Forces begins to work on light aircraft carrierTo improve its defense capability, the South Korean Armed Forces agreed to begin the project to acquire a light aircraft carrier.
Korean Register establishes LNG Bunkering Simulation CenterThe Korean Register (KR) said it had set up a new fuel and bunkering simulation center (KR LSC) for liquefied natural gas (LNG) at its headquarters in Busan.
Hyundai launches 4th Daegu-Class FFX Batch II FrigateROKS Donghae (FFG-822), the fourth Daegu class FFX Batch II frigate for the Republic of Korea Navy (ROK Navy), was launched by Hyundai Heavy Industries of South Korea. The event was held on April 29, at Ulsan's HHI shipyard.
Korean Register certifies first cybersecurity compliant shipThe Korean Register (KR) has conducted a detailed cybersecurity survey of the Songa Hawk chemical / oil tanker and certified the ship to be fully compliant in all areas.