Creating the future in the sea founded on solid technology

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. covers the maritime related businesses of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group. We help propel forward the development of the maritime industry both in Japan and around the world through conventional shipbuilding and marine engineering, based on our deep technological expertise in shipbuilding, and by leveraging the wide range of technologies across MHI Group. Throughout our long history in shipbuilding, we have helped develop the maritime industry, including the establishment of maritime laws, regulations, and standards, while manufacturing a broad range of ships and maritime products. By making full use of the foundational technologies that we have accumulated over many years and the integration capabilities that bring them together, we accommodate the needs of a variety of customers by adhering to a customer-first philosophy and actively taking on new challenges. We, Mitsubishi Shipbuilding, will create the future in the sea founded on solid technology.

We will create the future in the sea founded on solid technology.

We aim to address needs and challenges in the maritime industry by proactively keeping new challenges, creating values, and aiding sustainable development, all based on our deep shipbuilding expertise.

We value "safety", "reliable quality" and "timely response" in accordance with the MHI Group Global Code of Conduct.

Greetings from President & CEO

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding (MSB) is a company established in 2018 that succeeded to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries’ (MHI’s) shipbuilding business which was founded in 1884. Since we started our business under the authentic name of Mitsubishi Shipbuilding, we have been actively engaged in providing marine engineering and services while building and delivering of a wide variety of ships. And today, the global and Japanese maritime industry are faced with complex multi-solution problems such as populational, environmental, geopolitical, and technological subjects. It’s time for us to brave these challenges. MSB will make every effort to solve such problems through a new shipbuilding business model. Complex problems require complex solutions. Those problems are not so simple that single organization can solve. We are going to tackle the problem with global cooperation. We will move forward and grow together with our business partners. We will develop cutting-edge technology, as a densely outfitted ship we build in practice and as a green technology to utilize LNG (liquefied natural gas), ammonia and LCO2 (liquefied carbon dioxide). We will also incorporate innovative method for development, engineering and construction of ships, and will lead the collaboration with business partners. We will keep growing to achieve future success and take actions with responsibility. Safety first is our motto in all cases. We pursue to create value through reliable quality and timely response and contribute to making the shipbuilding business even more attractive.

Shin Ueda, President & CEO

Shin Ueda, President & CEO

Corporate Overview

Company Name Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd.
Head office Mitsubishijuko Yokohama Bldg., 3-1, Minatomirai 3-chome, Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa, 220-8401, Japan
President & CEO Shin Ueda
Business operations Ship engineering Design, manufacture and repair of ferries, cargo and passenger ships, RO/RO(Note) ships, special-purpose vessels, patrol vessels, etc.
Establishment January 1, 2018
Capital 3,000 Million Yen (MHI: 100%)
  • RO/RO (roll-on/roll-off) ship: a cargo ferry equipped with a ramp connecting the hull with the pier, enabling cargo-laden trucks to drive directly on and off the ship

Corporate Organization