All Japan articles – Page 9

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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.

  • acquisition merger concept

    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.

  • carbon dioxide tanks

    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.

  • idea light bulb

    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.

  • Japan small flag

    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.

  • Philippines, map, asia

    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.

  • Health and safety keyboard

    New Cosmos Electric sets ambitious goals


    Based in Osaka, Japan, New Cosmos Electric develops a wide range of products including residential gas alarms, industrial gas alarm systems, portable gas detectors, and odour sensors. All of which incorporate the companies unique gas sensor technology.

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    TNSC forms ‘ground-breaking’ AM alliance


    Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (TNSC) is continuing to drive the adoption of additive manufacturing (AM) in production environments under a new, “ground-breaking,” strategic alliance.

  • Health and safety quality control compliance

    Japan introduces new plant safety system policy


    On the 1 st of April, the ‘smart industrial and product safety policy’ came into effect in Japan to strengthen safety awareness in high-pressure gas businesses. The policy comes into play in light of the serious accidents, fatalities and injuries that have occurred in recent years, centred around petrochemical ...

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    Toshiba to supply H2 fuel cell driven by recycled plastic


    Toshiba has won an order to supply a 100KW pure hydrogen (H 2 ) fuel cell system to Showa Denko K.K., a Tokyo-based chemical company.

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    Regional Markets: Focus on North Pacific Rim


    In 2016, the North Pacific Rim industrial gas business was valued at just under $18bn, and for the first time in history, eclipsed the size of the European market to become the second-largest regional gas business in the world.