Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier for Yamal LNG Project Named NIKOLAY URVANTSEV

Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier for Yamal LNG Project Named NIKOLAY URVANTSEV

The Vessel Will Serve in the World's First Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier Project following Vladimir Rusanov and Vladimir Vize TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that on 18 July, a naming ceremony for an …
Jul 19, 2019 /  Vessels
MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Castaway

MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Castaway

1 Survivor Saved from Wrecked Yacht off Philippines TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced that on July 1, the MOL-operated LNG carrier Energy Advance safely rescued a castaway in the Pacific Ocean …
Jul 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Intermezzo calls the Port of Vancouver USA on her maiden voyage

Intermezzo calls the Port of Vancouver USA on her maiden voyage

The Port of Vancouver USA welcomed the Intermezzo, commanded by Capt. Ki Suhyn of South Korea, on her maiden voyage July 11. Caption: The Port of Vancouver USA welcomed the Intermezzo, commanded by Capt. Ki Suhyn …
Jul 17, 2019 /  Vessels
ABS and MOL Sign MOU to Build up to 14 Next Generation Gas Carriers

ABS and MOL Sign MOU to Build up to 14 Next Generation Gas Carriers

ABS and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. (MOL) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on up to 14 new gas carriers. The agreement covers seven new-build Very Large Ethane Carriers (VLEC) and up to …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Curious
MOL: Cruise Ship Nippon Maru Slated for Renovation

MOL: Cruise Ship Nippon Maru Slated for Renovation

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) Friday (Jul12) announced that its group company Mitsui O.S.K. Passenger Line, Ltd. (MOPAS) has scheduled a major renovation of its operated cruise ship, the Nippon Maru (see …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Cruise
JERA’s New LNG Carrier Named Sohshu Maru

JERA’s New LNG Carrier Named Sohshu Maru

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced the naming of a newbuilding LNG Carrier ordered by Trans-Pacific Shipping 8 Ltd., a Joint Venture between MOL and JERA Co., Inc. (JERA)  The ceremony was …
Jul 3, 2019 /  Vessels
MOL signs deal on a long-term charter contract to utilize "MOL FSRU Challenger" for Hong Kong Offshore LNG Terminal Project

MOL signs deal on a long-term charter contract to utilize "MOL FSRU Challenger" for Hong Kong Offshore LNG Terminal Project

TOKYO - Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that MOL has entered into a long-term charter contract with Hong Kong LNG Terminal Limited, to supply a Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU), as well as …
Jun 24, 2019 /  Curious
MOL and GAIL Sign Charter Contract for one LNG Carrier

MOL and GAIL Sign Charter Contract for one LNG Carrier

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) Thursday (Jun20) announced that, through a wholly owned subsidiary of MOL, a short-term charter agreement for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier has been signed with GAIL (India) …
Jun 21, 2019 /  Curious
Long-term Wärtsilä Service Agreements support optimal performance for LNG Carriers

Long-term Wärtsilä Service Agreements support optimal performance for LNG Carriers

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed long-term service agreements for four Japanese owned LNG Carriers. Wärtsilä’s Dynamic Maintenance Planning (DMP) proposition with performance guarantees …
May 21, 2019 /  Vessels
MOL held a naming ceremony for Tokyo Gas’ LNG pair

MOL held a naming ceremony for Tokyo Gas’ LNG pair

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) announced that a naming ceremony for two newbuilding LNG carriers was held at the Tsu Shipyard of Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU) on April 24. Caption: Energy Innovator …
Apr 25, 2019 /  Vessels