Innoshima

Innoshima

(ēn-nō`shĭmä), city (1990 pop. 32,640), Hiroshima prefecture, on Innoshima Island, Japan, on the Hiuchi Sea. It is a small fishing and commercial port and an agricultural center.
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He was then taken by a 'hell ship' - the term used for the squalid, terrifying and cruel conditions on board prisoner transfer vessels - to Innoshima and Habu, and then on to Hiroshima.
The person saw off the vessel as it departed with 102 people aboard from Innoshima island, Hiroshima Prefecture, last November.
The basic method was devised by fishermen of Innoshima Island in the Seto Inland Sea (Fig.
Five ships, E.R Tianping, Maersk Innoshima, BBC Luanda, Safe Sino and Bahra carrying containers, project cargo, palm oil and diesel oil are expected to take berths at container Terminal, Multi Purpose Terminal, Liquid Cargo Terminal and FOTCO Oil Terminal respectively on Friday, while LNG carrier Gaslog Shanghai is due to arrive on same day and container vessel TG Poseidon is due to arrive on Saturday.
Four ships C.V Maersk Innoshima, C.V CMA CGM Tosca, M.T GSW Frontier and M.T Mari Ugland carrying containers, chemicals and diesel oil are expected to take berths at QICT, EVTL and FOTCO respectively on Friday, while three more ships C.V Nicoline Maersk, C.V MSC Leanne and M.T Ummbab with containers and LNG are due to arrive on Saturday and C.V MSC Lisban is due to arrive on Sunday.
The system is to be installed on Emerald Leader at Universal Shipbuilding Corp.'s Innoshima Shipyard while the vessel is undergoing dry-dock work in August 2010.
The fleet, led by the factory ship Nisshin Maru, left the port of Innoshima near the southern city of Hiroshima on Monday afternoon amid tight security, Greenpeace said.
Machine maker IMEX Co., based in Innoshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, will handle production and sales, and is hoping to sell it for about 2 million yen, they said.
A third research ship left Shiogama port in Miyagi Prefecture on Thursday but the flagship Nisshin Maru delayed its departure from Innoshima in Hiroshima Prefecture until Friday morning due to repair work.
Two ships C.V Maipo and M.T Ugland carrying containers and diesel oil are expected to take berths at Container Terminal and FOTCO Oil Terminal respectively on Thursday, while two more container vessel Maersk Innoshima and CMA CGM Tosca are due to arrive on Friday.
Five ships C.V Malleco, C.V Maersk Innoshima, M.T Lady Cordelia, M.T Ginga Panther and M.T Turk Gaz carrying containers, palm oil, chemicals and LPG are expected to take berths at QICT, MW-1, EVTL and SSGC respectively on Friday, two more container ships 'MSC Texas' and Hermes and on oil tanker 'Shalamar' are due on Sunday.