K Line Ship Management (India)
KLSM 17B Seminar held in Goa 2017
The shipping industry is undergoing constant technical and legislative improvements with upcoming
KLSM 17A Seminar held in Mumbai 2017
K Line Ship Management Group, having the head office in Tokyo, and branches / subsidiaries in Singapore, Manila, Mumbai
KLSM 16B Seminar held in Goa on 15 & 16 of November 2016
K-Line Ship Management (KLSM) held its 16th Annual Seminar in India, 2nd Edition, "Seminar 16B" in Goa on November 15 and 16.
KLSM 16A Seminar held in Mumbai on 12 & 13 of July 2016
'K' Line Ship Management (KLSM) recently held the first chapter of their Annual Seminar, a two-day event, to interact with their valued assets The Seafarers.
KLSM 15B Seminar held in Mumbai on 19th & 20th of November 2015
Praises Seafarers for 'Zero Observations' at Vetting Inspections, Across the Fleet.
KLSM 15A Seminar held in Chennai on 13 & 14 of July 2015
The 15(A) Chennai Seminar was held this year at MGM Resort on 13th & 14th of July, 2015.
KLSM 14B Seminar held in Mumbai on 19 & 20 November 2014
K Line acclaims its seafarers for another step towards the aim of "Zero Accidents" & Zero Injuries".
KLSM 14A Seminar held in Chennai on 14 & 15 July 2014
The 14(A) Chennai Seminar was held this year at MGM Resort on 14th & 15th of July, 2014.
NORDIC RIVER" rescued an injured adventurer from Indian Ocean
One of our managing Ammonia Carrier, M/V "NORDIC RIVER", received an urgent rescue request from RCC Australia at 0150 Local Time on the 11th of July,
KLSM (Tokyo) Organization changes effective from 01st JULY 2014
I would like to inform you of the company board organization changes as per the resolution of Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders and Board of Directors Meeting on June 26th 2014.
KLSM (India) Expands Into Ship Management Business
KLSM India, proudly announces, that quickly following on the agreement in respect of ship inspection business with K Line (India) Pvt Ltd,
KLSM 13B Seminar Held In Mumbai on 21 & 22 November 2013
The KLSM Annual Seminar 13B was held at Hotel Satkar Residency in Thane on 21st and 22nd November, 2013.
KLSM (INDIA) Enters into Agreement with K LINE (INDIA) for Ship Inspection Business
KLSM (India) is pleased to announce that we have entered into an agreement with K Line (India) Pvt. Ltd.,
KLSM 13A Seminar Held In Chennai on 16 & 17 July 2013
The 13th (A) annual seminar was held at Chennai, at MGM Resort, on the 16th and 17th July 2013.
Change Of Command At KLSM INDIA
In End of March 2013, Capt. Takehiko Ibusuki, C.E.O & M. D. of KLSM INDIA since formation.
Proud Achievement: MLC 2006 Certification
Today 12th Dec. 2012, (12.12.12.) was as historic for us as it is for this century.
KLSM Annual Seminar held in Mumbai 20 & 21 November 12
The 12 th (B) annual seminar was held at Mumbai, Ramada Hotel on the 20th and 21st November 2012.
KLSM Annual Seminar held in Chennai 10 & 11 July ’12
The 12 th (A) annual seminar was held at Chennai, Hotel Accord International on the 10th and 11th July 2012.
KLSM Annual Seminar held in Mumbai 28 & 29 November '11
The 11th annual seminar was held at hotel Ramada Powai on the 28th and 29th of Nov 2011.
KLSM Mumbai KKK President Mr Jiro Asakura Visits On Dussera Day The President of K-Line (KKK, Japan), one of the big 3 in Japan
The third and last of 2011 series of "Quality Improvement Session" ( or Mini-Seminar ) with Senior Officers from KLSM Pool was held at Mumbai
Having held the first edition of 2011 “Quality Improvement Session” ( or Mini-Seminar ) with Senior Officers from KLSM Pool at Chennai in May, the Second such event was organized at New Delhi on 26/July/2011 at Hyatt Regency.
The first edition of 2011 “Quality Improvement Session” ( or Mini-Seminar ) with Senior Officers from KLSM Pool was organized at Chennai on 24/May/2011.
Promoting transparency is the key to better understanding between top management and the employees.
The second “Senior Officers Quality Improvement Sessions” cum social gathering was held for Western region of India on July 26, 2010
The first “KLSM Mini Seminar” was held for South India region on May 22, 2010
KLSM 9th Seminar held in Mumbai, 4th & 5th November '09
Panama Consul General Mr. Julio Guardia paid a courtesy  visit to KLSM Mumbai  office  on 1st August 2009.

KLSM : Promoting excellence Chennai seminar underlines efficiency & teamwork


Words from the wise during tough times
Mr. Kuboshima’s Mantra: Focus on Training & Quality


BOX Treat Retreat
The families of the seminar participants were not confined to the hotel
rooms- in fact they remained very active, mainly outdoors.

Advocating a
     ‘Slow & Steady’
path to attracting and retaining seagoing staff
  Incoming KLSM President’s Message: “Your problems are our problems”
To rise rapidly above the safety & quality standards of the industry is the call of the hour
KLSM President Mr. S Maeda
"K" Line Ship Management (India) Pvt Ltd, Mumbai is proud to announce that we are now an ISO certified company since 27th August 2007.
First branch office in Chennai
"K" Line Ship Management Company (India) Pvt Limited (KLSM India) is steaming full ahead and spreading its wings in to reach areas beyond the shores of Mumbai.
First branch office in Chennai

"K" Line Ship Management Company (India) Pvt Limited (KLSM India) is steaming full ahead and spreading its wings in to reach areas beyond the shores of Mumbai. The Company's first branch office has been established in Chennai on August 7, 2008. The  office and was formally inaugurated by Mr S. Kuboshima, President, KLSM Tokyo.

After the function, Mr Kuboshima said, 'With the opening of the Branch Office in Chennai, we are looking forward to improved communication with our pool members from the southern region. Now we are in a position to provide better welfare for the family members of our officers.' He expressed confidence that the office would ease the process of familiarization, briefing and training of junior officers prior to their joining vessels.

The office would help monitor the progress made by the trainees selected from Institutes located in the region' and thereby help establish and spread of 'K-Line spirit'.

He referred to the event as another milestone for KLSM (India) and for KLSM / K-Line family' adding that it was a true reflection of the commitment that K-Line family has towards India and Indian seafarers. He hoped that other events would be held to bear evidence for the commitment of the company towards the officers and their families.

The Chennai based officers who are sailing with KLSM are thrilled with the opening of the new office in their home city. Mr Acham Elango, chief engineer from Chennai said, 'my family is happy that our office is now located in Chennai. I came for the inauguration with my wife and children. From now onwards while I am out at sea, it is easy for my wife to interact with the local office. Now I can spend more time with my family and I need not report to Mumbai prior to joining vessel. Also, Albert Joseph, the manager of Chennai branch is extremely helpful and he always ready to render any assistance'.


Rajan, a second officer on the ship, is also extremely happy with opening of Chennai office. He is happy that his parents can now interact with the Chennai office and that too in the local nguage. He will be getting married very soon and he feels that his spouse would find it very easy to get in touch with the office in Chennai whenever required.

He also added, 'It is a nice experience sailing with KLSM. The working atmosphere is excellent and we have all the facilities on board and are looked after well when we are on leave’.

The India operations of  KLSM Tokyo, began as a Liaison Office in Mumbai. Gradually, KLSM established its own office in Mumbai in the year 2004. The activities are mainly related to the welfare of seafarers working with KLSM. The status of the Mumbai Liaison office was upgraded in March 2007, to a fully owned subsidiary of the "K" Line Ship Management Company Limited, Tokyo. The Indian subsidiary was then named as "K" Line Ship Management (India) Private Limited and operations commenced in May 2007.

At present total number of ships manned by KLSM has risen to 30. Management of all types of vessels has been KLSM's forte and they have been continuously expanding and upgrading ships and the services.With 347 Indian officers sailing on KLSM vessels, they have already initiated in-house training facilities to enhance the quality and the skills of the seafarers.

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