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Posted: 12 hours ago

New next-generation hybrid containership project launched in Japan

Japanese feeder operator Imoto Lines has partnered with local technology company Marindows to build ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 12 hours ago
Posted: 14 hours ago

Japan’s first dual-fuel LNG bunkering vessel wraps up first bunkering (Gallery)

On April 10, 2024, KEYS Azalea, Japan’s first LNG bunkering ship equipped with dual-fuel engines, co...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 14 hours ago
Posted: 14 hours ago

JERA and ReNew team up on ammonia production in India

JERA has concluded an agreement with ReNew E-Fuels, a subsidiary of ReNew Energy Global, to jointly ...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: 14 hours ago
Posted: 1 day ago

Japanese duo eyes hydrogen purification system from ammonia cracking gas

MHI and NGK will jointly develop a hydrogen purification system that uses membrane separation to pur...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: 1 day ago
Posted: 1 day ago

JERA and CF Industries join forces on low-carbon ammonia

JERA has executed a joint development agreement with CF Industries to jointly explore the developmen...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: 1 day ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Japan and the UK to jointly boost maritime autonomy

UK and Japanese stakeholders are engaged together to accelerate the development of an assurance fram...

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  • Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Japan and Singapore take steps to foster LNG opportunities

Japan’s JERA has signed an MoU with Singapore’s EMA to cooperate on areas in LNG procurement and sup...

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  • Business Developments & Projects
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Canada, Japan and South Korea eye new green corridor

Industry leaders from North America, Asia and Europe have formed the North Pacific Green Corridor Co...

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  • Transition
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Japan’s first hydrogen and biofuel hybrid passenger ship enters service

Japanese shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has revealed that the hydrogen and biofuel hybrid ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago

WATCH: MOL Sunflower launches first LNG-powered ferry at Naikai’s shipyard

MOL Sunflower, a group company of Japanese shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL), has held a nami...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

NYK gets approval for 3D basic design drawings of multipurpose boxship

Classification society ClassNK has granted approval to the basic design drawings of a multipurpose c...

Categories:
  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 4 days ago
Industry Contribution

Laying plans – Looking ahead to the cable laying vessels of tomorrow

With the many offshore wind farm construction projects currently taking place or planned for the fut...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 7 days ago
Industry Contribution

Successful field weld qualification of F550 TMCP toughcore

Excellent suitability for medium pressure LCO2 transport tanks is proven. By exploring various trans...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 7 days ago

Mitsui E&S-developed methanol fuel supply system okayed by ClassNK

ClassNK has awarded approval in principle (AiP) for a methanol fuel supply system developed by Mitsu...

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  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 7 days ago
Posted: 7 days ago

JERA to carry out 'world's first' TTS ammonia bunkering

Japan’s largest power generation company JERA has decided to supply ammonia to an ammonia-fuel...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 7 days ago
Posted: 7 days ago

Industry players to commercialize ammonia-fueled bulkers

Several Japanese companies and a German engine manufacturer have signed a memorandum of understandin...

Categories:
  • Collaboration
Posted: 7 days ago
Industry Contribution

Towards a new generation with the Damen Offshore Carrier

The development of Damen’s Offshore Carrier vessel (DOC) was sparked by a desire to increase efficie...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 8 days ago

Japanese player helping Petronas find methane and GHG emissions reduction tools offshore Malaysia

JGC was selected by Petronas to commission a study to formulate methods to control methane and other...

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  • Technology
Posted: 8 days ago
Posted: 10 days ago

Sasaki Shipbuilding gets BV AiP for methanol DF systeme

French classification society Bureau Veritas (BV) has granted approval in principle (AiP) to Japanes...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 10 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

Thanks to over $0.5 billion loan, Trafigura enables Japanese utility player to get  LNG imports

Trafigura has received a loan from JBIC to fund a Japanese utility company’s needs for LNG imp...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 14 days ago
Industry Contribution

DNV approves F550 TMCP toughcore for LCO2 Transport and Storage

Next milestone for voestalpine Grobblech´s F550 TMCP toughcore for LCO2 transport and storage. Class...

Categories:
  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 15 days ago

Japanese duo employs biomethane to bolster efforts toward carbon-neutral future

Two Japanese players, Mitsui & Co. and Tokyo Gas, have brought liquefied biomethane derived from...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago

Maersk: World’s second large methanol-powered containership named in Yokohama

Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller Maersk has held a naming ceremony for the world’s second lar...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

More upgrade and conversion work for oil & gas infrastructure comes Seatrium’s way

Seatrium Limited has got a hold of a batch of new multi-billion dollar contracts for oil and gas ves...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

MOL to fund construction of dual-fuel VLCC through sustainable financing

Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has signed a deal to raise funds through transit...

Categories:
  • Business Developments & Projects
Posted: 16 days ago

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