All Japan articles – Page 10

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    Air Products and NSPE sign exclusive long-term relationship agreement


    Air Products and NIPPON STEEL SUMIKIN Pipeline Engineering Co. Ltd. (NSPE) have signed an exclusive long-term relationship agreement to jointly pursue hydrogen (H 2 ) fuelling station opportunities in Japan.

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    Recovery of SF6 in focus for Taiyo Nippon Sanso


    According to The Gas Review, Taiyo Nippon Sanso Higashikanto performs the recovery of sulphur hexafluoride (SF 6 ), used as an insulating gas in electrical transformers and other devices throughout Japan. They handle between 400 and 500 orders a year.

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    Toyota unveils fuel cell bus concept


    Toyota Motor Corporation is set to unveil its fuel cell bus concept that aims to work “for the world and for people, is environmentally friendly, and can contribute to communities beyond its role as a mobility service” at the Tokyo Motor Show next week.

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    A tribute to the founder of Takachiho, Masashi Egami the pioneer of ‘Japan’s Specialty Gas Industry’


    On 16 th April 2017, Masashi Egami, the founder of ‘Japan’s Specialty Gas Industry’, sadly passed away at the age of 103.

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    First H2 station with Nel technology opens in Japan


    Mitsubishi Kakoki Kaisha (MKK) has opened a hydrogen (H 2 ) fuelling station based on H2Station® technology from Nel ASA in Kawasaki city, Japan.

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    Air Liquide opens first H2 station in Dubai


    Air Liquide has inaugurated Dubai’s first ever hydrogen (H 2 ) station in partnership with Al-Futtaim Motors, the exclusive distributor of Toyota in the country.

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    Air Liquide acquires Sogo Sangyo Kabushiki Kaisha


    Air Liquide is to expand its healthcare business in Japan with the announcement it has acquired Sogo Sangyo Kabushiki Kaisha (SSKK), a major Japanese player with a strong presense in the home healthcare and medical gases markets.

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    Air Liquide and MCC announce new partnership


    Air Liquide Engineering Construction (Air Liquide E C) and Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) have signed a cooperation agreement to license MCC’s Butene-to-crude technology used in the petrochemical industry.

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    Nikkiso acquires Cryogenic Industries


    News is breaking that Nikkiso Co., has completed its 100% takeover of Cryogenic Industries Holdings, Inc. in a deal worth around $440m.

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    SDK to establish liquefied CO2 plant in Japan


    Showa Denko Gas Products Co., Ltd. (SGP), a consolidated subsidiary of Showa Denko (SDK) headquartered in Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture, has decided to found a new plant to produce liquefied carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) gas in Showa Denko’s Oita Petrochemical Complex located in Oita City, Oita Prefecture.

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    High material costs and shortages in Japan


    According to a feature published by The Gas Review, prices are up across the board in Japan as well as material shortages.

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    CO2: Maintaining tap water quality


    Two applications of carbon dioxide (CO2) that help improve tap water quality are experiencing a surge in usage in Japan, according to The Gas Review.

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    Development starts on large H2 energy system


    Toshiba Corporation, Tohoku Electric Power Co. and Iwatani Corporation have announced they will construct and operate a large-scale hydrogen (H 2 ) energy system in Japan, based on a 10,000 kilowat class H 2 production facility.

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    Japan GPS satellite delayed by helium leak


    Japan on Saturday postponed the planned launch of an H-2A rocket tasked to put a geo-positioing satellite into orbit due to a possible helium gas leakage, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has said.

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    Seven-Eleven Japan and Toyota rethink store operations


    Seven-Eleven Japan Co, Ltd. and Toyota Motor Corporation have signed an agreement to begin researching energy conservation and carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) emissions reduction in convenience store distribution and operation.

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    Japan’s global H2 supply chain demo project


    Four companies headquartered in Yokohama and Tokyo have united to create the Advanced Hydrogen Energy Chain Association for Technology Development (AHEAD). Together, they plan to launch the world’s first Global Hydrogen Supply Chain Demonstration Project.

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    Toshiba opens Tokyo hydrogen centre


    Toshiba Corporation has opened a new hydrogen (H 2 ) application centre at its Fuchu Complex in western Tokyo.

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    Japan: Hydrogen supply chain project commences


    All the facilities to be used in a major Japanese hydrogen (H 2 ) supply chain project have been completed and full-scale operations have commenced.

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    Kobe Steel steps into Philippines


    Japanese-based Kobe Steel, Ltd. has stepped into the Philippines by opening a new compressor service company in the South East Asian country.

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    Toshiba supplies hydrogen system to Tokyu


    Toshiba Corporation has received an order to supply Tokyu Construction with one of its autonomous hydrogen (H 2 ) energy systems.