Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Friday, September 11, 2020
Wakashio Charterer Mitsui OSK Lines to Contribute $9.4 Million to Recovery Fund
By Yuka Obayashi and Aaron Sheldrick TOKYO, Sept 11 (Reuters) – Japan’s Mitsui OSK Lines Ltd said on Friday it would spend about 1 billion yen ($9.42 million) on measures...
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Mauritius Oil Clean-up Turns Focus From Ship To Shore
by Yuka Obayashi (Reuters) – A Japanese disaster relief team helping to clean up a devastating oil spill off the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius is focusing on mangroves,...
Monday, August 17, 2020
Wakashio Breaks Apart With 166 Tons Of Fuel Oil Still Aboard
by Omar Mohammed (Reuters) – A Japanese bulk carrier that ran aground on a reef in Mauritius last month threatening a marine ecological disaster around the Indian Ocean island has broken...
Monday, December 17, 2018
Uniper Intensifies LNG Plans with Japan’s Mitsui OSK for FSRU in Germany
FRANKFURT, Dec 17 (Reuters) – Energy group Uniper on Monday entered agreements with Japanese shipping group Mitsui OSK Lines to handle potential deliveries of liquefied natural (LNG) gas into Germany....
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
MOL Tests AI Watch Keeping System on Ferry in Seto Inland Sea
Japanese shipping group MOL has tested an artificial intelligence (A.I.) system aimed at improving safe watch keeping on board a ferry operating in one of Japan’s busiest waterways. The test...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
MOL Boss on 2020 Sulphur Cap: ‘We’re All Going Bust’
By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Less than 18 months before the IMO’s 0.5% sulphur cap regulations come into force for merchant shipping, container lines are worried that the estimated...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
MOL: Containership ‘Windshield’ Achieves 2% Emissions Savings
Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines says it has confirmed an average 2% reduction in overall carbon dioxide emissions in live tests of its containership “windshield” technology first unveiled by...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
MOL Triumph Delivered: Introducing the World’s First 20,000 TEU Containership
Japanese container shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has taken delivery of the MOL Triumph, the new ‘world’s biggest containership’ and the first ‘megaship’ to pass the 20,000 TEU threshold. ...
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Sunday, October 30, 2016
Japanese Shipping Companies to Merge Container Operations
By Chris Cooper and Kiyotaka Matsuda (Bloomberg) — Nippon Yusen KK, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd., Japan’s three largest shipping companies, agreed to merge their container...
Friday, April 8, 2016
MOL Unveils Energy-Saving Rounded Bow for its Next-Generation Car Carriers
Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has revealed the hull design for its next-generation car carrier with a rounded bow said to reduce wind resistance and cut emissions. MOL has...
Thursday, September 3, 2015
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
MOL Second to Settle Car Carrier Price-Fixing Lawsuit
Japanese shipping giant Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, also known as MOL, has settled a major class-action antitrust lawsuit filed by individual consumers and auto, truck and equipment dealerships against more than...
Monday, May 18, 2015
Maersk Line Enters New Vessel Sharing Agreement with MSC and MOL
Maersk Line announced today it has entered into Vessel Sharing Agreement (VSA) with Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and Mitsui O.S.K Lines (MOL) on the Asia to East Coast of South...
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Monday, March 2, 2015
MOL Orders Record-Breaking 20,150 TEU Capacity Containerships
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has entered into a contract with Samsung Heavy Industries for the construction of four 20,150 TEU capacity Ultra Large Container Carriers.
Monday, February 16, 2015
Thursday, February 12, 2015
E.ON Signs 20-Year LNG Shipping Deal with MOL, Newbuild Order Placed
EGC SE, the energy trading arm of gas and power company E.ON signed a 20-year agreement with Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K Line (MOL) for their role in shipping approximately...
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