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Safety on the high seas: Methanol Group meeting

July 7, 2016

As a leader in global marine safety, Waterfront Shipping (WFS) is continually looking for innovative ways to achieve the highest standards for health, safety and environmental protection. “We always encourage a strong culture of safety onboard our vessels,” explains Jone Hognestad, President WFS, “It’s fundamental to our business and the safe and reliable delivery of products to our customers."

Industry Welcomes World's First Ocean-Going Vessels Capable of Running on Methanol

April 11, 2016

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(Marketwired - April 11, 2016) - Starting in April, Waterfront Shipping Company Ltd. (WFS), Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), Westfal-Larsen Management (WL), and Marinvest/Skagerack Invest (Marinvest) are proud to welcome innovative, clean-burning, fuel-efficient vessels to the sea.

Waterfront Shipping to Commission New Ships Built With Flex-Fuel Engines

December 8, 2013

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(Marketwired - Dec. 9, 2013) - Waterfront Shipping Company Ltd. has reached an agreement with Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), Westfal-Larsen & Co A/S (WL) and Marinvest/Skagerack Invest to build six new ships, with an option for building an additional three, all to be delivered during 2016. These 50,000 dead weight tonne vessels will be built with MAN ME-LGI flex fuel engines running on methanol, fuel oil, marine diesel oil, or gas oil.