Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Press Releases

MHI selected by Inmarsat to launch its first Inmarsat-6 satellite

Inmarsat (LON: ISAT), the world’s leading provider of global mobile satellite communication services, has today announced that Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has been selected as the launch provider for...

September 12, 2017
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Saturday, April 22, 2017
Offshore News

Denmark To Build Offshore Wind Turbine Higher Than Eiffel Tower

by Jess Shankleman (Bloomberg) Offshore wind turbines are about to become higher than the Eiffel Tower, allowing the industry to supply subsidy-free clean power to the grid on a massive...

April 22, 2017
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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
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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
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Thursday, September 3, 2015
News

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: 9

Thursday, January 29, 2015
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News

Mitsubishi to Build Ships to Carry Liquefied U.S. Shale Gas

Japanese shipyard Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and their joint venture partner Imabari Shipbuilding received an order today from Mitsui & Co., Ltd for two next-generation liquefied natural gas (LNG)...

January 29, 2015
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Wednesday, December 24, 2014
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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
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Monday, August 25, 2014
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News

Mitsubishi Heavy Cruise Ship Exit May Return Aida to Germany

Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy is planning to exit the cruise ship-making business, German business daily Handelsblatt reported, citing several ship owners.

August 25, 2014
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Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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Maritime News

Astomos Energy Heads Back For More

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries’ Nagasaki Shipyard & Machinery Works will be cutting steel again soon for another very large liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier ordered today by shipowner/operator Astomos Energy. This...

March 25, 2014
Total Views: 1

Thursday, February 13, 2014
Ship Emissions ABB
Maritime News

Japanese Firms Develop Hybrid Exhaust Scrubber

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Mitsubishi Kakoki Kaisha, Ltd. (MKK) announced today the joint development of a new emissions scrubber designed to remove sulfur oxides emitted by marine diesel...

February 13, 2014
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Friday, December 6, 2013
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Maritime News

Astomos Energy Orders New Gas Carriers from Japanese Yards

Japanese shipbuilders Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) have received newbuild orders today from Astomos Energy Corporation to build a pair of very large liquefied petroleum gas...

December 6, 2013
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Monday, September 30, 2013
Maritime News

Mitsubishi Heavy to Begin Construction on New Japanese Research Vessel

Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) has awarded Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) an award today to build a wide-area seabed research vessel, enabling “wide-area research into seafloor resources, including...

September 30, 2013
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Monday, August 12, 2013
Maritime News

Mitsui O.S.K. Line: Hull Reinforcements Completed on MOL Comfort Sister Vessels

Mitsui O.S.K. Line announced Monday that it has completed measures to reinforce the hulls of three of MOL Comfort's sister vessels after having conducted an investigation into the causes of the mid-June 2013 hull fracture of the MOL-operated containership in the Indian Ocean.

August 12, 2013
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Thursday, May 16, 2013
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News

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines to Order Sayaendo-Class LNG Carrier from Mitsubishi

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) announced today an agreement with Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, to build a Sayaendo-series liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier.   This vessel will be used mainly for transportation...

May 16, 2013
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Thursday, April 25, 2013
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News

PGS Exercises Option for More Seismic Ships from Mitsubishi Heavy

Petroleum Geo-Services ASA (PGS) exercised their option today for two more “Ramform Titan-class” 3D seismic exploration vessels from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI).   The original 2+2 order was placed in...

April 25, 2013
Total Views: 184

Sunday, March 24, 2013
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Uncategorized

MHI and Imabari Shipbuilding to Establish JV to Design and Market LNG Carriers

Effective April 1, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. of Imabari, Ehime Prefecture, will jointly establish MI LNG Company, Ltd, a company to handle the design...

March 24, 2013
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Wednesday, March 6, 2013
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finance

Mitsubishi Plans $750 Million Private-Equity Shipping Fund

(Bloomberg) — A Mitsubishi Corp. subsidiary plans to seek $750 million for a fund managed by former General Electric Co. shipping-team members that will try to take advantage of depressed...

March 6, 2013
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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Engineering News

MHI and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Receive Conceptual Approval for Containerized Ballast Water Treatment System

TOKYO – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), working jointly with Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), has developed installation technology of a ballast water treatment system (BWTS) enclosed in a standard-size...

January 23, 2013
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Tuesday, December 11, 2012
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Engineering News

Steel-Cutting Commences on MHI’s Next Generation Sayaendo Series LNG Carrier

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) announced today that construction has commenced on the first ship in their Sayaendo series of new-generation LNG carriers. This new ship is the first of two...

December 11, 2012
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Sunday, November 25, 2012
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Engines

Mitsubishi Heavy to Develop Gas-Powered Engine

TOKYO (Nikkei)–Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (7011.TO) will unveil by 2015 a natural-gas-powered vessel engine that emits 30% less carbon dioxide than conventional models, the Nikkei reports in its Nov. 26...

November 25, 2012
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