Wednesday, December 6, 2017
MHI Nagasaki Shipyard
Maritime News

Mitsubishi Heavy to Reorganize Shipbuilding Business

Japanese shipbuilder Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has announced to reorganize its shipbuilding business with the establishment of two separate, wholly-owned entities. Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co. will primarily undertake construction of ships that...

December 6, 2017
Total Views: 15

Friday, March 31, 2017
Maritime News

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Forming Shipbuilding Alliances with Japanese Rivals

Japanese shipbuilder Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) says it has reached basic agreements with other domestic shipbuilders on forming alliances in the commercial shipbuilding business. MHI said agreements were signed with Imabari...

March 31, 2017
Total Views: 17

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Maritime News

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Considering Shipbuilding Options

By Chris Cooper and Kiyotaka Matsuda (Bloomberg) — Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. is considering options for its shipbuilding business to reduce costs as persistently weak demand for vessels prompts companies...

October 19, 2016
Total Views: 20

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Maritime News

Japan’s MHI Scuttles Cruise Shipbuilding Plans After Losses on Carnival Ships

TOKYO, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd has abandoned its ambition to build European cruise liners and will stick to making smaller ferries and other medium-sized passenger...

October 18, 2016
Total Views: 31

Sunday, October 9, 2016
Maritime News

Mitsubishi Heavy to Shrink Shipbuilding Operations -Report

TOKYO, Oct 9 (Reuters) – Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries is planning to stop taking new orders for large passenger ships, downsizing its shipbuilding operations due to a slump in orders,...

October 9, 2016
Total Views: 18

Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Maritime News

MHI-Led Group Exiting Stake in Brazil Shipyard Declaring Loss -Report

RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan 5 (Reuters) – A group of Japanese shipbuilders led by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (MHI) plans to exit its 30 percent stake in Brazilian shipbuilder Ecovix...

January 5, 2016
Total Views: 8

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Maritime News

MHI Secures Orders for Next-Generation LNG Carriers to Transport U.S. Gas

Tokyo-based Mitsubishi Heavy Industries said Wednesday it has secured two orders from Japanese clients to build next-generation LNG carriers to transport U.S. gas. MHI says that one LNG carrier each...

September 9, 2015
Total Views: 9

Thursday, September 3, 2015

AIDA Cruises New Flagship Delayed Again at MHI

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries says that the delivery of a next-generation cruise ship for AIDA Cruises scheduled for September will be delayed by three months. The ship, named AIDAPrima, is...

September 3, 2015
Total Views: 26

Monday, March 9, 2015
Maritime News

Cheap Oil Doesn’t Deter Japan Shipbuilders From Betting on LNG

At a shipyard in southern Japan, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. engineers envision the newest fuel- efficient engines for liquefied natural gas carriers while others design tanks with greater capacity.

March 9, 2015
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
sayendo lng carrier mhi
Maritime News

Mitsubishi Heavy Considering Splitting Off Shipbuilding Business

Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (MHI) said on Wednesday it was considering a range of options for its shipbuilding business, including splitting it off into a separate company.

December 24, 2014
Total Views: 2

Friday, November 28, 2014

MHI Completes Next Generation LNG Carrier Design with Apple-Shaped Tanks

Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has completed development of the "Sayaringo STaGE," a next-generation LNG carrier and successor to the highly acclaimed "Sayaendo" series.

November 28, 2014
Total Views: 37

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Post-Panamax Bulk Carrier Rides Air Bubble Blanket to Reduce Emissions

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has announced the delivery of the first of three post-panamax bulk carriers to achieve energy efficient operations through the use of an air bubble lubrication system. The...

October 29, 2014
Total Views: 90

Monday, June 9, 2014
Maritime News

MHI Delivers ‘Super Eco’ Cargo-Passenger Ship

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has delivered a "super eco" cargo-passenger ship that MHI boasts as having outstanding energy savings, environmental load reduction, and enhanced passenger comfort and safety.

June 9, 2014
Total Views: 54