Posts Tagged ‘MOL Comfort’

IACS to act on MOL Comfort report

IACS to act on MOL Comfort report
The fore part of the former “MOL Comfort” on fire and a fire fighting tug trying to put the fire off – photo credits The Indian Navy The International Association of Classifications Societies (IACS) has received the final report issued in Japan by the Committee on Large Container Ship...
March 6th, 2015 | Associations, Claims, Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Health and Safety, IACS, IMO, Maritime Accidents, News, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK Investigative Panel Publishes Report on MOL COMFORT Incident

ClassNK Investigative Panel Publishes Report on MOL COMFORT Incident
The fore part of the former “MOL Comfort” on fire and a fire fighting tug trying to put the fire off – photo credits The Indian Navy Tokyo – In response to the casualty of “MOL COMFORT” which occurred on 17 June 2013, ClassNK established the Investigative Panel on Large Container...
September 30th, 2014 | Associations, Classification Societies, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Maritime Accidents, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Reports, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

ClassNK Investigative Panel Releases Report on MOL COMFORT Incident

ClassNK Investigative Panel Releases Report on MOL COMFORT Incident
The fore part of the former “MOL Comfort” on fire and a fire fighting tug trying to put the fire off – photo credits The Indian Navy Tokyo – In response to the casualty of “MOL COMFORT” which occurred on 17 June  2013, ClassNK established the Investigative Panel on Large Container...
September 3rd, 2014 | Classification Societies, Maritime Accidents | Read More

MOL Comfort Casualty Investigation Update –

MOL Comfort Casualty Investigation Update –
– 14 August 2013 – Tokyo – Under the leadership of ClassNK Executive Vice President Toshitomo Matsui, the ClassNK Casualty Investigation Team is carrying out a rigorous and exhaustive investigation of the causes of the MOL Comfort casualty. This analysis work is proceeding rapidly,...
August 14th, 2013 | Classification Societies, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Update (No.2): Safety Enhancements on Sister Vessels of the Containership MOL Comfort

Update (No.2): Safety Enhancements on Sister Vessels of the Containership MOL Comfort
Koichi Muto TOKYO—Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) reports that itself, other concerned parties, and Lloyd’s Register (LR)(*1), which MOL appointed as technical consultant, have conducted a thorough investigation into the causes of the mid-June 2013 hull fracture of the MOL-operated...
August 12th, 2013 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Maritime Accidents | Read More

Breaking News with Updates 19, 20 and 21 on the MOL Comfort

Breaking News with Updates 19, 20 and 21 on the MOL Comfort
The fore part of “MOL Comfort” on fire and a fire fighting tug trying to put the fire off – photo crdits The Indian Navy Further to our last a few minutes ago, herewith pleasse find the latest Updates on the MOL Comfort: Update (No. 19): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort July...
July 8th, 2013 | Breaking News, Maritime Accidents | Read More

Breaking news for the MOL Comfort

Breaking news for the MOL Comfort
The fore part of “MOL Comfort” on fire We are receiving news and expect also the official ones we receive from MOL via Image Line to re-confirm the following: Indian Coast Guard pollution response vessel, “ICGS Samudra Prahari” has arrived on scene to assist in the firefighting efforts...
July 8th, 2013 | Breaking News, Maritime Accidents | Read More

Update (No. 14, 15 and 16): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort

Update (No. 14, 15 and 16): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort
The aft part of the broken vessel which sunk Update (No. 16): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort TOKYO- Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) updates the status of the containership MOL Comfort as of 23:00 JST (18:00 Dubai time) on June 30, 2013. The vessel could not...
July 1st, 2013 | Breaking News, Maritime Accidents, Oil Spill, Safety and Security | Read More

Update (No. 13): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort

Update (No. 13): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort
The aft part of the broken vessel which sunk TOKYO- Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) updates the status of the containership MOL Comfort as of 23:00 JST (18:00 Dubai time) on June 27, 2013. The vessel could not continue sailing under its own power from June 17 because the hull...
June 28th, 2013 | News | Read More

Urgent Update (No. 12): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort

Urgent Update (No. 12): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort
The aft part of the broken vessel which sunk TOKYO- Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) reports the aft part of the containership MOL Comfort sank in the open sea near 14’26”N 66’26”E (water depth about 4, 000m) at 16:48 JST (11:48 Dubai time) on June 27. The vessel had been...
June 27th, 2013 | Breaking News, Maritime Accidents | Read More

Update (No.11): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort

Update (No.11): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort
The aft part of the broken vessel TOKYO- Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) updates the status of  the containership MOL Comfort as of 23:00 JST (18:00 Dubai time) on June 26, 2013. The vessel could not continue sailing under its own power from June 17 because the hull fractured...
June 27th, 2013 | Maritime Accidents, News | Read More

Update (No.10): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort

Update (No.10): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort
The aft part of the broken vessel TOKYO- Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) updates the status of  the containership MOL Comfort as of 23:00 JST (18:00 Dubai time) on June 25, 2013. The vessel could not continue sailing under its own power from June 17 because the hull fractured...
June 26th, 2013 | Maritime Accidents, News | Read More

Update (No.9): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort

Update (No.9): Incident Involving the Containership MOL Comfort
The aft part of the broken vessel TOKYO- Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) updates the status of  the containership MOL Comfort as of 23:00 JST (18:00 Dubai time) on June 24 , 2013. The vessel could not continue sailing under its own power from June 17 because the hull fractured...
June 25th, 2013 | Maritime Accidents, News | Read More