Mitsui

Forge Nano sells Prometheus™ Powder ALD Equipment to Mitsui Kinzoku, Japan

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:39pm

DENVER, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Forge Nano, a Denver-based advanced materials equipment company, has sold Mitsui Mining & Smelting Co., Ltd. ("Mitsui Kinzoku") one of their flagship Prometheus powder ALD (PALD) systems.

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Forge Nano, a Denver-based advanced materials equipment company, has sold Mitsui Mining & Smelting Co., Ltd. ("Mitsui Kinzoku") one of their flagship Prometheus powder ALD (PALD) systems.
  • Mitsui Kinzoku, an investor in Forge Nano, is using the Prometheus system to perform various proofs-of-concept and plans to use Forge Nano's commercial scale equipment for mass production.
  • With advanced powder fluidization aids and up to 8 ALD chemical precursor lines, Prometheus is the most capable powder ALD system on the market.
  • Forge Nano's team of ALD experts guide our customers through the entire process, making ALD feasible for nearly any industry.

Rocket Lab Launch Operations Underway For Two BlackSky Missions in November

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 11:00am

Both missions are scheduled to launch from Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1 in New Zealand.

Key Points: 
  • Both missions are scheduled to launch from Rocket Lab Launch Complex 1 in New Zealand.
  • These two dedicated missions are part of a multi-launch agreement signed between Rocket Lab and Spaceflight Inc., for BlackSky earlier this year, and precede a third dedicated mission that will follow to deploy two additional BlackSky Gen-2 satellites.
  • Follow Rocket Lab on Twitter @RocketLab for real-time mission updates closer to launch day.
  • There can be no assurance that the future developments affecting Rocket Lab will be those that we have anticipated.

Second Unit of M701JAC Gas Turbine Begins Commercial Operation at GTCC Power Plant in Chonburi Province, Thailand

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 3:44am

The first unit, which was also a first M701JAC in Southeast Asia, started commercial operation at the end of March this year.

Key Points: 
  • The first unit, which was also a first M701JAC in Southeast Asia, started commercial operation at the end of March this year.
  • When completed, the eight units in the project will form a gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC) power system with a total output of 5,300 megawatts (MW).
  • Koji Nishikawa, President and Managing Director of Mitsubishi Power (Thailand), spoke of his company's commitment to its work in Thailand.
  • The newly inaugurated M701JAC is a core component of the power plant in Chonburi Province, which is operated by Gulf SRC Company Limited*.

BANDAI NAMCO Group Holds "2nd GUNDAM Conference"

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 7:00am

TOKYO, Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BANDAI NAMCO Group held the "2nd GUNDAM Conference," with Chief GUNDAM Officer (CGO), Koji Fujiwara, taking the stage.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BANDAI NAMCO Group held the "2nd GUNDAM Conference," with Chief GUNDAM Officer (CGO), Koji Fujiwara, taking the stage.
  • During the expo, BANDAI NAMCO Group will hold an exhibition in Dubai City, "GUNPLA Showroom Dubai," to bring further attention to Expo 2020 Dubai.
  • Three Gundam series films to be released in 2022 for global expansion of Gundam series:
    Sunrise Corporation, a BANDAI NAMCO Group company, announced three new animated films in the Gundam series to be released in 2022.
  • BANDAI NAMCO Group announced the production of a new movie, "Mobile Suit Gundam: Cucuruz Doan's Island," directed by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko.

Spaceflight Inc.’s New Launch Contracts Bolster Growth of Space Infrastructure

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

Spaceflight Inc. , the global launch services provider, announced it has recently signed several new launch agreements with a wide range of organizations that are expanding space infrastructure.

Key Points: 
  • Spaceflight Inc. , the global launch services provider, announced it has recently signed several new launch agreements with a wide range of organizations that are expanding space infrastructure.
  • Notably, Spaceflight has signed new launch deals with Astrocast, Canon Electronics, Capella Space, GeoJump, HawkEye 360, Orbit Fab, Loft Orbital, NASA, NearSpace Launch Inc. / Inter-Modal Holding LLC, Portland State Aerospace Society, Space Products and Innovation (SPiN), Spacemanic, University of Toronto Aerospace Team, Xona Space Systems, and several undisclosed U.S. government organizations.
  • A long-time customer of Spaceflight, Astrocast has launched 12 satellites with the launch services provider and has plans to launch a total of 100 nanosatellites.
  • As the premier global launch services provider, Spaceflight is revolutionizing the business of space transportation through its comprehensive suite of launch services and Sherpa orbital transfer vehicles.

GasLog Ltd. Declares Dividend on Series A Preference Shares

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 12:00pm

GasLog is an international owner, operator and manager of LNG carriers providing support to international energy companies as part of their LNG logistics chain.

Key Points: 
  • GasLog is an international owner, operator and manager of LNG carriers providing support to international energy companies as part of their LNG logistics chain.
  • GasLogs consolidated fleet consists of 35 LNG carriers.
  • Of these vessels, 17 are owned by GasLog, three have been sold to a subsidiary of Mitsui & Co. Ltd. to CMBFL and ICBC respectively, and leased back by GasLog under long-term bareboat charters and the remaining 15 LNG carriers are owned by the Companys subsidiary, GasLog Partners.

Ampcontrol and Tritium Shortlisted in Global "Charge On Innovation Challenge" to Decarbonise Mining Operations

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 9:00pm

Ampcontrol, in partnership with Tritium, has been announced as one of just 21 companies across the globe to be shortlisted for the "Charge On Innovation Challenge."

Key Points: 
  • Ampcontrol, in partnership with Tritium, has been announced as one of just 21 companies across the globe to be shortlisted for the "Charge On Innovation Challenge."
  • Competing against international vendors such as Hitachi Group, Shell Consortium, Siemens, and Mitsui & Co., Ampcontrol and Tritium are honoured to be announced as one of the shortlisted innovators to further research and develop innovative electrical mining solutions.
  • Ampcontrol Managing Director & CEO Rod Henderson said, "Technological breakthroughs are vital to our decarbonisation journey as we work toward zero emissions.
  • Collaborative partnerships with organisations such as Tritium are critical to our research and development as they bring together innovative thinkers to deliver safer, cleaner, electrically operated solutions to the mining industry."

Spaceflight Inc. Announces First Lunar and GEO Rideshare Mission: “GEO Pathfinder”

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Spaceflight Inc. , the leader in global launch services, today announced a breakthrough cislunar rideshare mission: GEO Pathfinder.

Key Points: 
  • Spaceflight Inc. , the leader in global launch services, today announced a breakthrough cislunar rideshare mission: GEO Pathfinder.
  • As a secondary payload on board Intuitive Machines IM-2 South Pole Mission, Spaceflight will execute rideshare deployments in trans-lunar orbit, low-lunar orbit and beyond to geosynchronous equatorial orbit (GEO).
  • (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Spaceflights rideshare missions allow customers to quickly access lunar orbits affordably.
  • When we presented the idea of accessing GEO via rideshare with Spaceflight to our portfolio companies -- as early as 2022, the response was overwhelming.

Calysta Bolsters Senior Team and Board With the Appointment of New CFO and Board Member

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 6:00pm

Keysha Bailey becomes CFO while Rabobank veteran Jacqueline Pieters-Zetsma joins the Board of Directors as an independent non-exec board member.

Key Points: 
  • Keysha Bailey becomes CFO while Rabobank veteran Jacqueline Pieters-Zetsma joins the Board of Directors as an independent non-exec board member.
  • She has over a decade of investment and capital markets experience with J.P. Morgan and Prudential, and was most recently CFO at Rocketship Education in California.
  • Based in The Netherlands, Jacqueline Pieters-Zetsma joins Calystas Board of Directors alongside representatives from Adisseo, bp ventures and Aqua Spark.
  • Keysha commented: Im delighted to be joining Calysta as the company begins a significant new chapter in its history.

PureCycle announces partnership with Mitsui to develop ultra-pure recycled polypropylene plant in Japan

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 3:30pm

The proprietary process removes color, odor and other contaminants from recycled feedstock resulting in ultra-pure polypropylene suitable for any PP market.

Key Points: 
  • The proprietary process removes color, odor and other contaminants from recycled feedstock resulting in ultra-pure polypropylene suitable for any PP market.
  • Mitsui has over 5,600 employees and deploys talent around the globe to identify, develop, and grow businesses in collaboration with a global network of trusted partners.
  • Mitsui has built a strong and diverse core business portfolio covering the Mineral and Metal Resources, Energy, Machinery and Infrastructure, and Chemicals industries.
  • This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements about the financial condition and prospects of PCT.