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  • 30 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Japanese trio concluded a memorandum on conducting a joint study on ship-to-ship LNG bunkering in Tokyo Bay.

  • 11 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Japan awards a subsidy for a project aimed to support the LNG bunkering in Tokyo Bay.

  • 25 March 2011

    Japan’s nuclear power station crisis could have a major impact on container shipping, if the threat of radiation forces the closure of ports in the Tokyo Bay area (pictured, from space).

  • 5 August 2020
    Infrastructure, Vessels

    Ecobunker Shipping, a Japanese owner and operator of LNG bunkering vessels, launched its first ship at the Fukuoka Shipbuilding yard.

  • 19 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Japanese shipping company NYK Line refuted recent reports saying that one of the tankers operated by the company had sprung an oil leak while in Tokyo Bay. “On May 16 (Saturday) and 17 (Sunday), a few media outlets reported that crude oil had leaked from Takamine, a tanker operated by NYK Line, while the ship was […]

  • 25 March 2016

    Japan’s Tokyo Gas said on Friday it has completed construction of its Hitachi LNG terminal in Hitachi Port area marking the start of operations.

  • 29 March 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Sumitomo Corporation, Uyeno Transtech and Yokohama-Kawasaki International Port Corporation (YKIP) have joined forces to study ship-to-ship LNG bunkering potential in Tokyo Bay. 

  • 13 April 2006

    Philippin-registered container ship sank Thursday near the mouth of Tokyo Bay, after colliding with a Japanese freighter, according to local media reports. The 6182-ton “Eastern Challenger” sank shortly after 12:00 a.m.local time (0300 GMT

  • 11 July 2018

    Yokohama-Kawasaki International Port Corporation said its LNG bunkering project proposed in cooperation with Sumitomo and Uyeno has received government support. 

  • 23 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Hyundai Together Takes Off with World’s Largest Boxship Propeller The world’s largest container ship propeller was loaded onto the Hyundai Together at the HHLA Container Terminal Altenwerder on Saturday. DSME to Build 1st ARC7 Ice-Class Tanker for Yamal Russia’s state-owned shipping company Sovcomflot has placed its first order for a $316 million worth liquefied natural […]

  • 21 May 2020
    Innovation, Vessels

    Japanese shipping major NYK has tested remote navigation of a tugboat as a part of the Japanese government’s Sea Trial Project on Remote Control Navigation, which aims to establish necessary requirements for the realization of autonomous ships.  The test was carried out within the Tokyo Bay using Yoshino Maru tugboat, operated by Shin-Nippon Kaiyosha Corporation, […]

  • 18 March 2014

    The Panamanian-flagged Beagle III sank just off Tokyo Bay yesterday following a collision with South Korean-registered Pegasus Prime. Eight out of twenty crew members from the sunken ship, all Chinese nationals, are still missing after the accident, the local coastguard stated. One crew member of the remaining twelve that have been saved is said to […]

  • 30 March 2009

    Russia sent its first cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Japan on Sunday from a Pacific island project that will allow the Kremlin to extend its reach in world energy markets from Europe into Asia and North America. Sakhalin Energy, controlled by gas export monopoly Gazprom, loaded the 145,000-cubic-metre cargo for the two-day voyage […]

  • 30 March 2011

    The world’s five biggest oil-tanker companies will still travel to the ports of Tokyo Bay, joining other shipping lines in judging them safe for crew and vessels. Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd., Frontline Ltd., Teekay Corp., Nippon Yusen Kaisha and NITC Co., whose ships can hold enough oil to supply Japan for 100 days, all said […]

  • 27 March 2015

    Tokyo Gas of Japan said it will add a second liquefied natural gas tank at its Hitachi LNG import terminal in Ibaraki Prefecture. The construction on the 230,000 kl LNG tank will start in 2018, and it is to be completed by March 2021, Tokyo Gas said in a statement on Thursday. Start-up of operations at the Hitachi […]

  • 26 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown has inked an agreement with Japanese giant NEC, which will bring cutting-edge technology to the Capital City. In Tokyo on 23 May, Mayor Wade-Brown signed a Memorandum of Collaboration with Mr Takayuki Morita, Executive Vice President of NEC Corporation. Representatives from NEC’s New Zealand headquarters were also present. Mayor Wade-Brown visited […]

  • 27 March 2015

    Tokyo Gas of Japan said it will add a second liquefied natural gas tank at its Hitachi LNG import terminal in Ibaraki Prefecture. The construction on the 230,000 kl LNG tank will start in 2018, and it is to be completed by March 2021, Tokyo Gas said in a statement on Thursday. Start-up of operations at the Hitachi […]

  • 23 May 2006

    Three crew members aboard a chemical tanker sailing in Tokyo Bay died of chemical poisoning Monday while cleaning a tank that had been carrying benzene, a Japan Coast Guard official said. The 263-ton Shuho Maru was traveling some 1.2 km east of Haneda airport when the coast guard received a message from the tanker just […]

  • 11 October 2019
    Vessels

    Japanese utility, Tokyo Gas, has rejected a delivery of liquefied natural gas following power issues the tanker carrying the cargo suffered a power outage. 

  • 19 May 2016
    Vessels

    Qatargas on Thursday said it has agreed the first spot LNG cargo purchase with Jera, a joint venture between Japanese utilities Tepco and Chubu Electric.

  • 3 April 2018
    Ports & Logistics

    Japan’s biggest city gas seller Tokyo Gas started building on Sunday the second liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage tank at its Hitachi import terminal in Ibaraki Prefecture, some 130 kilometres northeast of Tokyo. The construction on the 230,000-kilolitre LNG tank is expected to be completed by fiscal 2020 to cater for the increasing gas demand in the […]

  • 17 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced the completion of a table top drill based on a scenario in which the MOL Group-managed petroleum product tanker Raysut collided with another merchant vessel in Tokyo Bay, resulting in explosions and a fire on board. The three-hour drill, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, October 14, […]