Mitsubishi Heavy Industry

Mitsubishi Heavy Industry

06 Mar 2015
A final Japanese government report on the 2013 break-up and sinking of the MOL Comfort has called for amended ship design requirements to better ensure the safety of large container ships.
Source: gCaptain’s “A Look Back: MOL Comfort Incident Photos [25 Photos]”
06 Feb 2014
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has confirmed to the JOC that it has filed a lawsuit in Tokyo against Mitsubishi Heavy Industries for damages related to the MOL Comfort incident.
27 Jun 2013
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has reported that the aft part of its fractured MOL Comfort container ship sank today in the open sea in the Indian Ocean...
25 Jun 2013
One patrol boat and three tugboats have arrived at the site of the fractured MOL Comfort in the Indian Ocean and are proceeding to rescue its cargo and hulls, according to the latest update from Mitsui O.S.K. Lines.
24 Jan 2013
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has received approval in concept from Nippon Kaiji Kyokai for the installation of a packaged container ballast water treatment system that can fit in a vessel’s cargo hold.
01 Sep 2011
Japan’s IHI said that its wholly owned shipbuilding subsidiary, IHI Marine United, has developed low-emission large container ship that can run on liquefied natural gas.
02 Mar 2011
Swedish manufacturer TTS Marine contracted to build and install roll-on, roll-off equipment to provide cargo access for four car carriers.