Ichikawa design CO., LTD. has been serving the marine industry since 1970. Our designs include various commercial vessels, working vessels and ship modifications.

Ichikawa Design can design various types of vessels under various Classification Societies such as NK, GL, Lloyd, BV, KR and ABS. In past, we designed oil tankers, chemical tankers, fisher vessels, cargo vessels, container vessels, LPG carriers, Reefer carriers, tugboats, pusher boats and so on. We design vessels for your satisfaction. We will continue to provide the high quality of services to all our customers.

Naval Architecture & Engineering Services

Feasibility Studies

Practicality of proposed design
Practicality of ship conversion and ship modification
Practicality of classification or flag change for vessel
Practicality of change of navigation area

Conceptual and Preliminary Design

Illustrate basic ideas
Key Plan

Ship Calculations

Hydrostatic, Cross curve Calculation Stability Calculation
Tank Table & Sounding Table Damage Stability Calculation
Longitudinal Strength Calculation Scantling Calculation
Freeboard Calculation Tonnage Calculation
Analysis of sea trial
(Running & Turning Test)

Document requred by IMO & SOLAS

Operation Manual and P&A Cargo Securing Manual
Fire Control Plan Life Saving Applicant Arrangement
Dry Cargo Damage Stability

Construction Design

All necessary plans except detail plans

Total Program Support

Inspection during construction to assure compliance
Analysis of ship during sea trials

Owner Representation

Onboard, in shipyard, and at sea for all phases of construction and delivery process

Design Projects we involved

Chemical Tanker IMO TYPE II "TOYU"

JG 499 GRT Oil & Chemical Tanker

Cruise and Restaurant Ship "Symphony"

Cruise Ferry "SABRINA"

Cruise Ferry "BLUE-ZEPHYR"

High Speed Aluminum Alloy Boat "Shimakaze"

Aluminum Alloy Passenger Boat

Aluminum Alloy Passenger Boat
"Innoshima No.6"

Patrol Boat "Shiokaze"

Ferry "Kunisaki"

Double-ended Ferry "TATEISHI"

Ferry "GEIYO"

Fishing Vessel "No.901 Dong Sam"

LPG Carrier "OGI MARU"

OIL Tanker M/V "Kisho Maru"


Tug Boat

16.500 DWT Bulk Carrier
Equipped for Carriage of Containers
M/V "Alfamar"
Built in Istanbul, Turkey


800ton Floating Crane
Built in South Korea

Our Recent Design

The multipurpose cargo ship Alfamar was introduced in "The Naval Architect May 1999, page 8" as one of new-generation ships.