MOL Accepts "Great Ship Of The Year" Award

Maritime Reporter & Engineering New’s

Great Ship of 2017 Award

was presented to

Mr. Yoshikazu Kawagoe, Chief Technical Officer, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines

in MOL’s headquarters in Tokyo. A full report on the world’s 3rd largest shipowner will publish soon in the pages of MR. Details on MOL's

FSRU Challenger

are below, the full report is in the December 2017 edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News.:

MOL's FSRU Challenger

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.

The World’s Largest

Floating Storage and Regasification Unit

(FSRU Max). Japanese shipowner Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) in middle of October, took delivery of MOL FSRU Challenger the world largest floating storage and regasification unit (called FSRU Max vessel) from South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. The state-of-the art FSRU Max vessel has a variety of valued functions, and the vessel is scheduled to commence storage and regasification services to a project in Turkey within end of 2017. Ship Description: FSRU Max vessel has a variety of state-of-the art valued functions. 263,000 cbm largest LNG storage tanks are constructed with highest mega-reinforcement design of GTT No96 membrane cargo containment system. Huge capacity of boil-off gas handling machineries onboard enables to receive LNG from shuttle ships at high transfer rate, both from marine loading jetty arms or from ship-to-ship cryogenic hoses, and also allows for re-export LNG operation to shuttle ships for transshipmen....

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