ClassNK grants Innovation Endorsement Provider certification to FUKUJIN KISEN


Classification Society ClassNK has granted its Class C Innovation Endorsement Provider Certification to FUKUJIN KISEN CO., LTD, a ship owning company based in Ehime, Japan.

FUKUJIN KISEN aims to pursue a new style of ship management utilizing digitalization, called “Next-Generation Ship Management”, and a rewarding and comfortable work environment for employees and seafarers based on ESG principles in order to ensure the safe operation of their fleet. ESG Promotion Team and Marine Project Team were newly established for that purpose.

ClassNK carried out the verification focusing on the policy, planning, and organization building to realize “Next-Generation Ship Management” and “ESG Management”, which are their goals and issued the Class C Innovation Endorsement Certificate for Providers as their organizational structure was found to meet the requirements of the Class C stage.

ClassNK will further promote its Innovation Endorsement for Ships, Products & Solutions, and Providers, and strive to support innovative technologies and initiatives.