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  • 18 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. said today that the coal carrier Soma Maru, which will serve Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc., was delivered at Mizushima Shipyard of Sanoyas Shipbuilding Corporation on July 17, 2014.   The vessel, which was jointly developed by Sanoyas Shipyard and MOL, is a state-of-the-art coal carrier with its wide-beam/shallow-draft shape and […]

  • 22 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    Japan’s Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) has unveiled plans to deploy a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier for its Cameron LNG project in the United States. Featuring 165,000 cbm, the LNG carrier will be owned by Diamond LNG Shipping 3 Pte. Ltd. (DLS-3), a ship-owning joint venture formed between MC, Toho LNG Shipping Co., Ltd. (TLS)1, Tohoku […]

  • 15 October 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Japanese utility Tohoku Electric Power on Monday said it has secured volumes from the Anadarko-led liquefied natural gas project in Mozambique. 

  • 16 March 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Japan’s Electric Power has snapped up a single cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for May delivery. 

  • 19 October 2015

    Japanese utility Tohoku Electric informed on Monday it has inked a deal with Engie of France to buy 270,000 mt/year of LNG from the Cameron liquefaction project in the U.S. This deal follows a heads of agreement signed by the two companies in May of 2014. Under the contract signed on October 16, Engie will deliver cargoes on […]

  • 25 May 2011
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Japan’s recent magnitude 9.0 earthquake, which triggered a devastating tsunami, relieved stress along part of the quake fault but also has contributed to the build up of stress in other areas, putting some of the country at risk for up to years of sizeable aftershocks and perhaps new main shocks, scientists say. After studying data […]

  • 18 May 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Sakhalin Energy, the operator of the Sakhalin-2 project, has delivered its first shipment of Sakhalin LNG to the Japanese firm Tohoku electr… [mappress] Source: oilandgaseurasia, May 18, 2010;

  • 25 October 2015

    Anadarko: Mozambique LNG FID depends on government Woodlands-based Anadarko’s final investment decision on its Mozambique LNG project is dependent on the development plan approval by the government. Australia watchdog delays Shell-BG decision again The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has again delayed its decision on the proposed $70 billion acquisition of BG by Royal Dutch […]

  • 18 October 2011

    Japan’s Tohoku Electric may buy up to three spot LNG cargoes this winter in addition to its supplies from a short-term contract with Qatar… (platts) [mappress] Source: platts, October 18, 2011

  • 25 July 2013

    Japan Petroleum Exploration announced that it will construct a new pipeline for the transportation of natural gas between Motomiya-City and Koriyama-City in Fukushima Prefecture. Over the years, JAPEX has constructed and operated Niigata-Sendai Pipeline (261km, operation commenced April 1996) and Shiroishi-Koriyama Pipeline (95km, operation commenced March 2007), and has been supplying natural gas along the said pipelines through JAPEX’s […]

  • 22 December 2016

    Mitsubishi Corporation on Thursday informed it plans to deploy a new LNG carrier for the Cameron LNG project in the United States.

  • 20 October 2019

    Petronas completes third STS LNG transfer in Brunei Bay Malaysian energy giant Petronas has completed its third delivery of liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo through its break-bulking ship-to-ship (STS) transfer to two buyers. Chevron kicks off Gorgon LNG plant maintenance US-based energy major Chevron has started maintenance at its Gorgon LNG project on Barrow Island […]

  • 26 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    NYK Global Bulk Corporation, an NYK Group company, held a get-together on board its 58,000-ton bulk carrier New Pride with guests from the Ishinomaki area in Miyagi prefecture to celebrate the installation of a new mechanical unloader (cargo handling machinery) at the port’s No. 7 Hiyori wharf and to pray for the further recovery and […]

  • 19 May 2014
    Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    GDF SUEZ and the Japanese utility company Tohoku have signed on 16 May 2014 in Paris a long term LNG sale and purchase Heads of Agreement. Under this new agreement GDF SUEZ commits to deliver 270,000 tonnes per year (tpa) of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Tohoku Electric Power. The long term contract will start […]

  • 2 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Dr. Kazumasa Oguri, Senior Research Scientist for Analyses of Changes in East Japan Marine Ecosystems and his colleagues at JAMSTEC carried out long-term monitoring of the seafloor environment off Otsuchi Bay to investigate environmental changes of the deep-sea floor after the 2011 off the Pacific coast of Tohoku Earthquake. Two self-powered deep-sea stations were deployed […]

  • 30 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) research vessel Kairei has successfully retrieved the sensors from the deepest borehole observatory ever installed from the extreme ocean depths of nearly 7000 meters on 26th April, 2013. The R/V Kairei carried out the complex sequence of operations in the Japan Trench using the remotely operated […]

  • 18 April 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu, operated by Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, will enter dry dock on April 20 for inspection and repairs for damage caused by the “2011 Off the Pacific Coast Tohoku Earthquake. The work will take place in Yokohama Dockyard and Machinery Works, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries. The schedule for future […]

  • 6 December 2017

    Mitsui O.S.K. Lines. (MOL) said that together with Tohoku Electric Power and Namura Shipbuilding have received an approval in principle (AIP) from Lloyd’s Register for the design of an LNG-powered coal carrier.

  • 20 March 2014
    Project & Tenders

    JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation said it has concluded an LNG sale and purchase agreement with Malaysia LNG for LNG supply from Malaysia LNG Dua Plant. NOE will receive 380,000 tonnes per annum of LNG for 10 years starting in 2015. LNG will be delivered to Hachinohe LNG terminal which is currently under construction […]

  • 25 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

      The Deep-Sea Scientific Drilling Vessel Chikyu, operated by Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), has completed the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Expedition 343 for Japan Trench Fast Drilling Project (JFAST). The scientific objective of this expedition was to reveal the frictional properties of the plate boundary fault which caused the Tohoku […]

  • 15 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    MOL, Tohoku Electric Power are to move ahead with a joint study related to the installation of Wind Challenger.

  • 20 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    GDF SUEZ and the Japanese utility company Tohoku signed on 16 May 2014 in Paris a long term LNG sale and purchase Heads of Agreement. Under this new agreement GDF SUEZ commits to deliver 270,000 tonnes per year (tpa) of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Tohoku Electric Power. The long term contract will start in […]