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NYK Group to Exhibit at International Wind Energy Expo

Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK)
NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers Ltd.
Japan Maritime Science Inc.
Yusen Logistics Co., Ltd.

Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK), together with group companies NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers Ltd., Japan Marine Science Inc., and Yusen Logistics Co. Ltd., will participate in WIND EXPO, the 13th International Wind Energy Expo, at Tokyo Big Sight from February 28 to March 1.

At its booth, the NYK Group will use panels, videos, and models of a jack-up vessel and a crew transfer vessel (CTV) to introduce new information about services* that meet customer needs in various areas of the offshore wind business. The NYK Group will also have an exhibit dedicated to its Akita School of Wind and Sea, a comprehensive training center offering offshore wind industry training programs, among others, in Oga City, Akita Prefecture, Japan. NYK and Nippon Marine Enterprises, Ltd. will open the center in April.

*The NYK Group’s Service Scope for Offshore Wind Power

The NYK Group will have desks and seating for business discussions at its booth, and we look forward to hearing from as many of you as possible.

Booth Information

Exhibition name: WIND EXPO, Int’l Wind Energy Expo
Organizer: RX Japan Ltd., Co-organized by Japan Wind Power Association (JWPA)
Date and Time: February 28 (Wed) – March 1 (Fri), 10:00 – 18:00 (Until 17:00 on March 1 (Fri))
Venue: Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo
NYK Group booth: W20-81

WIND EXPO is Japan's largest wind energy show. Please see the official website for entry registration. Interested parties can apply for an admission pass (free) through the website.

Image of the NYK Group’s Booth

Participating NYK Group Companies

Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK)
Overview Since its establishment in 1885, NYK has provided safe and high-quality transportation services using its world's largest fleet and global network, extending to sea, land, and air. In the offshore wind business, the company has taken steps to own and operate a jack-up vessel with Van Oord in the Netherlands. Additionally, NYK has been studying the joint development and operation of CTVs with Sweden's Northern Offshore Group (NOG). In July 2023, Rera As, a CTV for the Ishikari Bay New Port wind farm, began operations. In April, NYK will open the Akita School of Wind and Sea, a comprehensive training center that will offer offshore wind industry training programs, among others, in Oga City, Akita Prefecture. By taking advantage of the knowledge accumulated in the shipping and logistics businesses to date, NYK will contribute to developing offshore wind power in Japan through European expertise and experience from overseas partners.
Website www.nyk.com/english/
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July 5, 2023: NYK to Commence Operation of Crew Transport Vessel (CTV) for Ishikari Bay New Port Offshore Wind Farm

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NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers Ltd.
Overview NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers Ltd. operates approximately 40 MPP vessels, including heavy lift vessels and module carriers, as well as approximately 110 bulkers, and is responsible for transporting a wide variety of cargo, including project cargo such as wind turbines, plant cargo, steel materials, and bulk cargo. The company’s MPP & Heavy Lift Vessel Division provides services worldwide as the only Japanese shipping company to operate heavy lifters and deck carriers.
Website https://nbpc.co.jp/en/

Japan Maritime Science Inc.
Overview A maritime consulting company that conducts safety and environmental assessments of ports and marine infrastructure. For offshore wind power generation projects, the company offers surveys to consider environmental and social conditions before determining a suitable location for the installation of wind turbines, as well as business support in other areas, such as wind turbine specifications. Taking advantage of its ship handling simulator, the company also provides safety measures for ship operations during the installation of the wind turbines. Training for maintenance and inspection after installation are also offered as a comprehensive consultation service to meet customer needs.
Website www.jms-inc.jp/en

Yusen Logistics Co., Ltd.
Overview A supply chain logistics company that provides ocean and air freight forwarding, warehousing, distribution services, and supply chain management globally. Utilizing a network of more than 680 offices in 47 countries and regions around the world, more than 25,000 employees provide optimal and suitable solutions for diverse and complicated demands of customers. The company will introduce logistics services for offshore wind turbine parts, and the supply chain management system “Yusen Vantage Performance,” which enables customers to pick from an integrated suite of IT solutions — from the provision of end-to-end supply chain visibility to optimization, prediction, and compliance functionality.
Website www.yusen-logistics.com/jp_en/
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