MOL Group to Launch Demonstration Test of Mooring Rope with built-in Sensor, Rope Status Monitoring System

MOL Group to Launch Demonstration Test of Mooring Rope with built-in Sensor, Rope Status Monitoring System

Aiming for Safe, Stress-free Cargo Handling TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday (Mar 11) announced that, in partnership with MOL Coastal Shipping, Ltd., and MOL Information Systems, Ltd., it will start a …
Mar 12, 2019 /  Curious
MOL Holds Delivery Ceremony for LNG-fueled Tugboat Ishin

MOL Holds Delivery Ceremony for LNG-fueled Tugboat Ishin

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) has announced that on February 27, the delivery ceremony for the LNG-fueled tugboat the company ordered from Kanagawa Dockyard Co., Ltd. was held in Kobe Port. On hand for the event were …
Feb 28, 2019 /  Vessels
Sembcorp Marine wins new contracts valued around S$175 million

Sembcorp Marine wins new contracts valued around S$175 million

Design and construction of 12,000cbm LNG bunker vessel with GTT Mark III Flex membrane tank system; to be the biggest vessel of its kind built in Singapore, for delivery to Mitsui O.S.K. Lines in early 2021 13 cruise …
Feb 27, 2019 /  Curious
MOL Signs Deal for Long-term Charter Contract of LNG Bunkering Vessel with Singapore's State Energy Company Pavilion Gas

MOL Signs Deal for Long-term Charter Contract of LNG Bunkering Vessel with Singapore's State Energy Company Pavilion Gas

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that it has signed a long-term charter contract to operate Asia's largest (12,000m3-class) LNG bunkering vessel in Singapore, the world's largest fuel supply port, with …
Feb 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Fire on board Greek tanker kills two shipbreaking workers in Bangladesh

Fire on board Greek tanker kills two shipbreaking workers in Bangladesh

Monday, a fire broke out in the engine room on board a tanker, beached in Chittagong, killing two workers.  Md Jamil, 23 years old cutter man, and Bipul lost their lives while scrapping the ship GREEK WARRIOR …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Accidents
ONE Breaks Record For Highest Utilized Vessel by Augmenting Human Planners with Navis Stowage Planning Software

ONE Breaks Record For Highest Utilized Vessel by Augmenting Human Planners with Navis Stowage Planning Software

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and the provider of on premise and collaborative stowage planning solutions, announced that Ocean Network Express (ONE) has broken the last reported world record for the largest …
Feb 14, 2019 /  Curious
Strategic alliance between MOL Chemical Tankers and Den Hartogh Logistics

Strategic alliance between MOL Chemical Tankers and Den Hartogh Logistics

MOL Chemical Tankers Pte. Ltd. in Singapore (MOLCT) and Den Hartogh Logistics in the Netherlands announced earlier today a strategic alliance to jointly develop and streamline liquid chemical logistics services utilizing …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Curious
MOL Techno Trade Ltd announces support to Green Award initiative as an incentive provider

MOL Techno Trade Ltd announces support to Green Award initiative as an incentive provider

Green Award, a certification and incentive program for shipping has welcomed a new incentive provider: MOL Techno-Trade, a MOL Group company. MOL Group companies have been participating in Green Award, a certification …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Curious
WATCH: World’s largest LNG FSRU in operation

WATCH: World’s largest LNG FSRU in operation

Japanese shipping giant MOL recently posted a video of the world’s largest floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) in operation in the Turkish port of Dörtyol, Hatay. The MOL FSRU Challenger started …
Feb 8, 2019 /  Vessels
LNG-fueled Tugboat Ishin Marks 1st Bunkering of LNG Fuel in Kansai Region

LNG-fueled Tugboat Ishin Marks 1st Bunkering of LNG Fuel in Kansai Region

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced that its LNG-fueled tugboat Ishin bunkered LNG fuel in Sakai Senboku Port for the first time, in preparation for test operation. MOL ordered the vessel from …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Vessels