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"KAGOSHIMA-MARU" was awarded Ship of the Year
KAGOSHIMA-MARU, a fisheries training vessel built by Niigata Shipbuilding
& Repair, Inc., won the Fisheries vessel and work boat section prize
of Ship of the Year 2012 sponsored by The Japanese Society of Naval Architects
and Ocean Engineers which became the 23rd in this year.
KAGOSHIMA-MARU is equipped with the latest facilities as electric propulsion system and multi-purpose fishing system for education and research. Se is a training vessel for the next generation which was designed integrating new concepts as surveys and experiments are carried out throughout the cruise.