Tag: <span>Mitsui O.S.K. Lines</span>

MOL secures deal for wind assisted vessel
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MOL secures deal for wind assisted vessel

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has reached a deal with Tohoku Electric Power for a coal carrier equipped with a hard sail wind power propulsion system, also known as the “Wind Challenger.” The Wind Challenger is a telescoping hard sail that converts wind energy to propulsive force. Installation of the system on merchant ships has the...

Nine Japanese companies come together to launch carbon recycling working group
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Nine Japanese companies come together to launch carbon recycling working group

Nine Japanese companies have joined together to start the ship carbon recycling Working Group (WG) formed within Japan’s Carbon Capture & Reuse (CCR) Study Group. Participating members are EX Research Institute, Hitachi Zosen Corporation, Japan Marine United Corporation, JFE Steel Corporation, JGC Corporation, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK), Nippon Steel Corporation, and Sanoyas...

e5 Consortium established to promote zero-emission electric vessel
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e5 Consortium established to promote zero-emission electric vessel

Seven companies have announced the establishment of the “e5 Consortium,” with the goal of establishing new ocean shipping infrastructure services through various initiatives to develop, realise, and commercialise zero-emission electric vessels. The seven companies include Asahi Tanker, Idemitsu Kosan, Exeno Yamamizu Corporation, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance, Tokyo Electric Power Company,...

MOL chooses Wärtsilä solutions for new LNG-fuelled ferries
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MOL chooses Wärtsilä solutions for new LNG-fuelled ferries

Wärtsilä will provide a complete LNG package, comprising the Wärtsilä 31DF engine, gearbox, and LNGPac storage, supply and control system for two new ferries being built on behalf of Ferry Sunflower, a subsidiary of Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL). This newbuild project has been adopted for Japan’s energy conservation rating system for coastal ships, a demonstration...

NAPA adds data analysis expertise to MOL project
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NAPA adds data analysis expertise to MOL project

NAPA has joined Mitsui O.S.K. Lines’ (MOL) FOCUS project for enhancing the collection and application of ship operation data. FOCUS is a multi-year project developed by MOL with the aim of applying its operational data to develop digital applications that enhance the safe operation of its fleet and reduce its environmental impact. Additional partners include Mitsui...

BV approves design of Cryo-Powered Regas system for FSRUs
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BV approves design of Cryo-Powered Regas system for FSRUs

Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore (BV), a world leader in testing, inspection and certification (TIC) services has issued the first approval in principle for a new cold energy ‘Cryo-Powered’ regas system for use in FSRU applications.  The approval has been issued to both Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd (DSME). The ‘Cryo-Powered Regas’...