Industry Press release

MHI Group Delivers Two Large-Capacity Centrifugal Chillers for Singapore's Marina Bay District Cooling System
Oct 04, 2022 10:58 JST
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group companies - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems, Ltd. (MHI Thermal Systems) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. (MHI-AP) - have jointly delivered two large-capacity centrifugal chillers for a large-scale district cooling system in Singapore's Marina Bay as part of plans to expand the system.
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Rinnai and Toyota Start Exploring Hydrogen-Powered Cooking Methods
Oct 04, 2022 10:02 JST
Rinnai Corporation and TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION, together with Woven Planet Holdings, Inc., have initiated collaborative efforts on a potentially ubiquitous new application of hydrogen for food preparation.
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Neste, Idemitsu Kosan, CHIMEI and Mitsubishi Corporation join forces to create a renewable plastics supply chain
Oct 03, 2022 16:11 JST
Neste, Idemitsu Kosan, CHIMEI and Mitsubishi Corporation have agreed to build a renewable plastics supply chain utilizing bio-based hydrocarbons (Neste RE) for the production of styrene monomer (i.e. bio-SM), and its mass balanced renewable plastics derivatives including acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (i.e. bio-ABS*).
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Rovanpera crowned youngest ever champion with TOYOTA GAZOO Racing
Oct 03, 2022 10:15 JST
Kalle Rovanpera has become the youngest ever winner of an FIA World Rally Championship title at the age of just 22 years and one day, after the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team driver and his co-driver Jonne Halttunen secured their maiden crowns in style with victory at Rally New Zealand.
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Hitachi Astemo develops Steer-by-Wire prototype with advanced steering and failsafe function
Oct 03, 2022 08:30 JST
Hitachi Astemo, Ltd.has developed a Steer-by-Wire prototype for vehicles, which actuates the tires not mechanically, but through the electric control of steering wheel inputs.
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MHI: Advanced light water reactor "SRZ-1200"
Sep 29, 2022 16:55 JST
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) in collaboration with four Japanese PWR utilities*, has developed the conceptual design of an advanced light water reactor "SRZ-1200".
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AEON and CJPT Begin Logistics Improvement in Kyushu
Sep 29, 2022 16:20 JST
AEON KYUSHU Co., Ltd., AEON GLOBAL SCM Co., Ltd. and Commercial Japan Partnership Technologies Corporation (CJPT) have announced that they are working together on a logistics improvement project for the AEON Group in the Kyushu area that will solve problems faced by the logistics industry, such as soaring logistics costs and driver shortages.
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DENSO Expands Vision Sensor Detection Angle for Subaru Legacy Outback, Crosstrek Models
Sep 27, 2022 13:33 JST
DENSO Corporation today announced it has expanded the detection angle of its vision sensor, increasing the sensor's ability to recognize pedestrians and bicycles around a vehicle to improve road safety.
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Hitachi Astemo Receives EV e-Axle Orders from Honda, and will Further Expand its Electrification Business
Sep 26, 2022 19:25 JST
As a global leader in electrification, Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. has received electric axle (e-Axle) orders for mid-size and large-size battery-electric vehicles from Honda Motor Co., Ltd., slated for a global rollout in 2026.
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Honda and Idemitsu Hold 10th Anniversary Event of Rider Development Project at Grand Prix of Japan
Sep 26, 2022 09:06 JST
To commemorate the tenth anniversary of the rider development program conducted by Honda Motor Co., Ltd. and Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. aimed at "discovering and nurturing world class Asian riders, and developing motorsports culture in Asia," the companies held a ceremony at Mobility Resort Motegi, where the 2022 FIM* MotoGP World Championship Round 16, the Grand Prix of Japan is being held.
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