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NYK Line Orders VLGC Duo from JMU

Japanese shipping company NYK Line has ordered two Very Large Gas Carriers (VLGCs) for transportation of liquefied ...

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NYK and JMU Plan Big Data Research on 14,000 TEU Boxships

Japanese shipping company Nippon Tussen Kaisha (NYK), the Monohakobi Technology Institute (MTI) and Japan Marine ...

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Newbuild Bulker Trio Joins Star Bulk’s Fleet

Dry bulk shipping company Star Bulk Carriers Corp. has taken delivery of two 209,000 dwt Newcastlemax bulk carriers ...

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JMU Hands Over Panamax Bulker

JMU Hands Over Panamax Bulker

Tokyo-headquartered shipbuilder Japan Marine United (JMU) held on April 17 a naming ceremony for a 81,085 dwt bulk ...

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MOL Orders Third LNG Carrier

MOL Orders Third LNG Carrier

Japan’s Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) has placed an order for the third 165,000m3 LNG carrier labelled JMU 5073 with ...

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MOL, Tokyo LNG Tanker to Build and Charter LNG Carrier

MOL, Tokyo LNG Tanker to Build and Charter LNG Carrier

Japan’s Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) has concluded a basic agreement on joint ownership and 20-year ...

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Oldendorff Stretches Financing for Two Ultramax Newbuildings

Oldendorff Stretches Financing for Two Ultramax Newbuildings

German shipowner and operator Oldendorff Carriers has secured a 12-year financing extension for its two 60,500 dwt ...

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MOL Ferry Orders Eco Pair

MOL Ferry Orders Eco Pair

MOL Ferry has ordered two 200-metre-long, 14,000-gt eco ferries from Japan Marine United (JMU). Upon their delivery ...

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Top News of the Week July 7th-11th

AMT Explorer Sinks with Prysmian’s Cargo Cable barge AMT Explorer sank on Thursday, July 3 around 50 miles ...

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Interview: JMU’s Contra Rotating Propellers Cut ...

Interview: Tokuro Yoshikava General Manager at Japan Marine United Europe Limited

With the climate in the shipping industry as competitive as ever, the shipowners look favorably on any breakthrough ...

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