Friday, October 12, 2012
Scotland Offshore Wind Farm Test Center

Testing Offshore Wind Technology – Scotland To Build Massive Center

Scottish Enterprise (SSE), a public body of the Scottish Government dedicated to economic development and innovation, is investing up to £4.3 ($7 USD) million to build an offshore test centre at...

October 12, 2012
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Monday, October 8, 2012
Engineering News

Air Lubrication Works on Ferries Too

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries says that it has successfully installed its innovative “Mitsubishi Air Lubrication System” (MALS) for the first time on a ferry and has confirmed over 5% improvement...

October 8, 2012
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Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Mitsubishi Heavy: We’re Not Buyin’ It

TOKYO — Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. dismissed a local newspaper report Wednesday that it aims to buy a controlling share in a shipbuilding unit of India’s Larsen & Toubro Ltd....

October 2, 2012
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Thursday, May 17, 2012
Taharoa Destiny
Engineering News

Mitsubishi Heavy Delivers Iron Sand Slurry Ship Bound for New Zealand

On May 11, NYK accepted delivery of the Taharoa Destiny, a new 175,000 DWT class vessel dedicated to the transport of iron sand slurry from New Zealand. Never heard of an...

May 17, 2012
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Monday, April 2, 2012
Sapinhoá petrobras

Mitsubishi and Partners Sign 20 Year FPSO Charter Offshore Brazil

TOKYO (Dow Jones)–Mitsubishi Corp. (8058.TO) said Monday that it and two other companies have signed contracts to charter and operate a floating production, storage and offloading system for 20 years...

April 2, 2012
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Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Engineering News

Mitsubishi Develops System Enhancing Damaged Stability of Ships

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) today announced a new system that improves the stability of damaged ships, reducing the risk of capsizing.  The newly patented system, called the “Righting Moment...

February 8, 2012
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Thursday, November 24, 2011

World’s Largest Car Carrier – The RoRo MV Tønsberg

By Matthew Flynn, DNV Wilh. Wilhelmsen group made maritime history with four of the world’s largest RoRo car carrier ships ever built. As a first of the series, launched earlier in...

November 24, 2011
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Friday, October 28, 2011
Engineering News

Mitsubishi Wins Dual New-Generation LNG Newbuilds

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries said today it has agreed to build two new-generation liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers to be jointly owned by Osaka Gas Co., Ltd., and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines. ...

October 28, 2011
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Monday, October 24, 2011

The Bubble Ship – Mitsubishi’s New Green Ship Technology

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has developed a new bulk carrier able to reduce CO2 emissions by 25% using bubbles. Further, the Mitsubishi Air Lubrication (MAL) system will be included in...

October 24, 2011
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