Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering Establishes Asia Hub in Singapore for Operation, Maintenance and After-Sales Servicing of Local Transportation Systems in the Region

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 8:29am

TOKYO, Apr 5, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, Ltd. (MHIENG), a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) based in Yokohama, Japan, has newly established a Technical Service Center in Singapore within Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Asia Pacific Pte.

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  • TOKYO, Apr 5, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, Ltd. (MHIENG), a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) based in Yokohama, Japan, has newly established a Technical Service Center in Singapore within Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Asia Pacific Pte.
  • Ltd. (MHI-AP), MHI's regional subsidiary, to strengthen operation, maintenance and after-sales servicing operations for its transportation system products in Asia.
  • It will collaborate closely with local government authorities and transportation system operators, enabling enhanced safety and reliability of local transportation systems -- a fundamental social infrastructure.
  • Through the new Technical Service Center, MHIENG will be able to ensure the safe operation of public transportation systems in Asia.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Strengthens Footprint in EMEA Region

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 10:40am

- Regional Headquarters to move to London, UK and new locations opened in Duisburg, Germany and Brussels, Belgium

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  • - Regional Headquarters to move to London, UK and new locations opened in Duisburg, Germany and Brussels, Belgium
    TOKYO, Apr 1, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Effective today, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has changed the name of its London-based European subsidiary from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Europe, Ltd. to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries EMEA, Ltd. (MHI-EMEA).
  • The change reflects the entity's expanded role as MHI's regional headquarters for the Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region.
  • Europe and the wider EMEA region has been a key driver behind global efforts towards achieving net-zero targets.
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group is one of the world's leading industrial groups, spanning energy, logistics & infrastructure, industrial machinery, aerospace and defense.

MHI Concludes Contract for France-Japan Joint Research Project to Enhance the Functionality of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles for Mine Countermeasures

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 1:17am

This joint research project is being conducted based on a France-Japan strategic roadmap to "continue cooperation including producing a prototype using sophisticated mine detection technology and conducting sea trials."

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  • This joint research project is being conducted based on a France-Japan strategic roadmap to "continue cooperation including producing a prototype using sophisticated mine detection technology and conducting sea trials."
  • Testing will be conducted in Japan through 2024, followed by trials in France.
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group is one of the world's leading industrial groups, spanning energy, logistics & infrastructure, industrial machinery, aerospace and defense.
  • For more information, please visit www.mhi.com or follow our insights and stories on www.spectra.mhi.com.

MHI Concludes Final Agreement on Transfer of Naval and Governmental Ships Business of Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 11:04am

TOKYO, Mar 29, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has reached a final agreement with Mitsui E&S Holdings Co., Ltd. under which MHI will take over the Naval and Governmental Ships business of Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. A formal agreement on the transfer has been signed.

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  • TOKYO, Mar 29, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has reached a final agreement with Mitsui E&S Holdings Co., Ltd. under which MHI will take over the Naval and Governmental Ships business of Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. A formal agreement on the transfer has been signed.
  • Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding, an operating company of Mitsui E&S Holdings, has strengths in the construction and repair of auxiliary ship, such as supply ships and oceanographic survey ships for Japan's Ministry of Defense, as well as governmental ships such as vessel for patrolling local fishing waters.
  • In recent years the company has also been actively developing new technologies incorporated into autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV) and autonomous surface vehicles (ASV).
  • Under the newly signed agreement, MHI will take over the entirety of Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding's operations in Naval and Governmental Ships, including AUVs and ASVs.

Mitsubishi Minatomirai Industrial Museum Enhances Online Distribution Capabilities from April

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 9:07am

TOKYO, Mar 29, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - On April 1st (Thursday), the Mitsubishi Minatomirai Industrial Museum (Nishi-Ku, Yokohama City), operated by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, will introduce measures for dealing with the spread of Covid 19.

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  • TOKYO, Mar 29, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - On April 1st (Thursday), the Mitsubishi Minatomirai Industrial Museum (Nishi-Ku, Yokohama City), operated by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, will introduce measures for dealing with the spread of Covid 19.
  • Starting from April, the newly established event distribution studio will hold three kinds of online events, General, Special, and Educational.
  • Mitsubishi Minatomirai Industrial Museum was first opened in June 1994 in Yokohama City's Minatomirai district, an area with which MHI Group has a deep connection, in order to help interaction with local people and promote interest in science and technology.
  • Going forward, the museum will take steps towards further increasing the recognition levels and brand awareness of MHI Group through enrichment of online distribution functions.

MHI Thermal Systems to Launch 23 Models of Residential-use Room Air Conditioners for the Japanese Market in 2021

Friday, March 19, 2021 - 6:20am

TOKYO, Mar 19, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems, Ltd., a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, will successively launch 23 new models of residential-use air conditioners for the Japanese market starting April 1.

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  • TOKYO, Mar 19, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems, Ltd., a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, will successively launch 23 new models of residential-use air conditioners for the Japanese market starting April 1.
  • Together the 23 new models in four series provide comfortable living spaces for diverse lifestyles.
  • The filter holders are mass-produced at MHI Thermal Systems' factory in Thailand using this special resin, which was developed by the Japanese beverage company ITO EN, Ltd.
  • MHI Thermal Systems' 2021 lineup of 23 air conditioner models have been created to meet a wide range of user needs.

Mitsubishi Power Commences Development of World's First Ammonia-fired 40MW Class Gas Turbine System

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 9:46am

TOKYO, Mar 1, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has commenced development of a 40-megawatt (MW) class gas turbine that is fueled by 100% ammonia (NH3).

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  • TOKYO, Mar 1, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has commenced development of a 40-megawatt (MW) class gas turbine that is fueled by 100% ammonia (NH3).
  • Going forward, after combustion and other testing, Mitsubishi Power is targeting commercialization in or around 2025.
  • Mitsubishi Power is working to reduce environmental impact through the development of high-efficiency power generation technologies.
  • Developing a method for directly combusting ammonia will further expand Mitsubishi Power's lineup of carbon-free power generation systems.

MHI Thermal Systems Demonstrates the Potential to Remove and Inactivate the Novel Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) through Proprietary Air Purification Technology

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 6:20am

TOKYO, Feb 10, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems Ltd. (MHI Thermal Systems) a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) Group, has confirmed its latest technology has the ability to remove and inactivate the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) by enzyme-urea formulation processing technology or irradiation by UV-C LED (ultraviolet-C light-emitting diode).

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  • TOKYO, Feb 10, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems Ltd. (MHI Thermal Systems) a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) Group, has confirmed its latest technology has the ability to remove and inactivate the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) by enzyme-urea formulation processing technology or irradiation by UV-C LED (ultraviolet-C light-emitting diode).
  • Holding the potential to remove and inactivate airborne viruses with a unique air filer trapping innovation.
  • The results show the ability to control the novel coronavirus by air purification marking a significant step towards MHI Thermal Systems tackling the worldwide pandemic with its expert technology.
  • Having now confirmed the efficiency of its technology against the novel coronavirus, going forward MHI Thermal Systems will continue its collaboration with Professor Katayamas research group.

Mitsubishi Power to Restructure the Domestic Locations for Its Boiler Business

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 6:25am

YOKOHAMA, Japan, Feb 4, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has decided to restructure the domestic locations for its boiler business.

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  • YOKOHAMA, Japan, Feb 4, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has decided to restructure the domestic locations for its boiler business.
  • Since the predecessor of Mitsubishi Power, MHPS, was established in 2014, the boiler business has continued to operate two plants in Japan, Nagasaki Works and Kure Works.
  • The industry has experienced sweeping changes in the market demand for coal-fired power generation that has led to a sharp contraction in new plant construction.
  • Addressing the market situation, Mitsubishi Power will consolidate the boiler manufacturing function of new construction and after-sales service, as well as the new facility design and the construction function, at the Nagasaki Works.

Upwing Energy to Present Virtually at European Artificial Lift Forum with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 2:00pm

CERRITOS, Calif., Feb. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Upwing Energy, an artificial lift technology company, announced today that Upwing's Herman Artinian will give a virtual presentation with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries' Shuhei Sasaki at the European Artificial Lift Forum (EuALF) on February 12.

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  • CERRITOS, Calif., Feb. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Upwing Energy, an artificial lift technology company, announced today that Upwing's Herman Artinian will give a virtual presentation with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries' Shuhei Sasaki at the European Artificial Lift Forum (EuALF) on February 12.
  • The presentation, titled "Magnetic Drive System (MDS) for Offshore Artificial Lift," will describe a new deep water offshore artificial lift technology for increased reliability and retrievability of electrical submersible pumps (ESPs).
  • Upwing Energy is developing the Magnetic Drive System for ESPs with the cooperation of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and with the support of the DeepStar Consortium and Nippon Foundation for offshore and subsea well applications.
  • The biennial EuALF is a well-established forum organized by the Society of Petroleum Engineers Aberdeen Section for artificial lift professionals that will take an informed look at what the brave new world of Artificial Intelligence means to the established world of Artificial Lift.