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
Newbuilding Methanol Carrier for Proman Shipping Named CASTARA

Newbuilding Methanol Carrier for Proman Shipping Named CASTARA

On November 27th 2018, Proman Shipping and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) held a naming ceremony for a newbuilding Methanol Carrier for Proman Shipping at the Hyundai Mipo Drydock (HMD) in Korea. The vessel was named …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Vessels
MOL LNG Carrier LNG Fukurokuju Rescues Castaway

MOL LNG Carrier LNG Fukurokuju Rescues Castaway

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that on November 26, the MOL-operated LNG carrier LNG Fukurokuju safely rescued a castaway 330km off New Ireland, Papua New Guinea. Caption: LNG carrier Fukurokuju - …
Dec 10, 2018 /  Vessels
MOL to Participate in Construction, Ownership, Operation of FSRU for Jawa 1 Gas-Fired IPP Project in Indonesia

MOL to Participate in Construction, Ownership, Operation of FSRU for Jawa 1 Gas-Fired IPP Project in Indonesia

Leveraging Know-how in Asia’s 1st Gas-to-Power Project using FSRU Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that the company has signed deals for construction of a floating storage and regasification unit …
Dec 7, 2018 /  Curious
MOL's Newbuilt LNG Carrier MARVEL EAGLE to Serve Mitsui & Co.

MOL's Newbuilt LNG Carrier MARVEL EAGLE to Serve Mitsui & Co.

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced the delivery of the LNG carrier Marvel Eagle. Before the delivery, on September 5, a naming ceremony was held at the Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. Sakaide Shipyard …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Group in China and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. to establish a shipbuilding joint venture

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Group in China and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. to establish a shipbuilding joint venture

Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES-SC), in partnership with Yangzijiang Shipbuilding (Holdings), Ltd. (YZJ, listed on the Singapore Exchange) and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (Mitsui), has entered into a shareholders' …
Oct 11, 2018 /  Curious
Mitsui E & S Shipbuilding delivers 66,000 dwt type bulk carrier New Champ

Mitsui E & S Shipbuilding delivers 66,000 dwt type bulk carrier New Champ

Mitsui E & S Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES-S) completed and delivered a 66,000 dwt type bulk carrier M.V. NEW CHAMP (Hull No.1944) at its Tamano Shipyard on 3rd October, 2018 to New Champ Shipping Co., Ltd. Image …
Oct 11, 2018 /  Vessels
MOL LNG-Fueled Tugboat Named Ishin

MOL LNG-Fueled Tugboat Named Ishin

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) on Friday announced that naming and launching ceremonies for the company's LNG-fueled tugboat, built at Kanagawa Dockyard Co., Ltd., were held on September 28. The tugboat was …
Oct 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Gazprom and Mitsui sign Memorandum of Understanding on Baltic LNG project

Gazprom and Mitsui sign Memorandum of Understanding on Baltic LNG project

A working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Masami Iijima, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Mitsui & Co., Ltd., took place Wednesday at the 4th Eastern Economic …
Sep 14, 2018 /  Curious
Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding to build 3 units of "neo 87BC", newly developed eco-friendly low fuel consumption Post Panamax bulk carrier

Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding to build 3 units of "neo 87BC", newly developed eco-friendly low fuel consumption Post Panamax bulk carrier

Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (with president Mr. Tetsuro Koga) has developed "neo 87BC", an 87,000 DWT Post-Panamax bulk carrier of next generation eco-ship, and has received an order of 3 units. Image for …
Sep 10, 2018 /  Vessels