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MHI Thermal Systems' Air Conditioners for the Australian and New Zealand Markets Receive Canstar Blue Award for Second Straight Year

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 9:10am

A broad lineup of MHI Thermal Systems' air conditioners is marketed in Australia and New Zealand through its local subsidiary Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Air-Conditioners Australia, Pty.

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  • A broad lineup of MHI Thermal Systems' air conditioners is marketed in Australia and New Zealand through its local subsidiary Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Air-Conditioners Australia, Pty.
  • The brand garnering the highest total rating is granted the right to display the "Canstar Blue" logo on its winning products for a period of one year.
  • Canstar Blue, established in 2010, is the most authoritative consumer review and comparison site in Australia and the broader Oceania region.
  • "As a customer-centric organisation, we are honoured to have received this Canstar Blue award for the second year in a row.

Launch of New Hydrogen Utilization Council in Kobe/Kansai Area

Friday, September 4, 2020 - 3:20am

TOKYO, Sept 4, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Today, Mitsubishi Power, Ltd., a major wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, and Japanese various industries and energy companies(1) involved in hydrogen projects launched a new council named "Kobe/Kansai Hydrogen Utilization Council" (hereinafter, "Council") with the goal of developing hydrogen utilization methods and establishing a hydrogen supply chain in the Kobe/Kansai area.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Sept 4, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Today, Mitsubishi Power, Ltd., a major wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, and Japanese various industries and energy companies(1) involved in hydrogen projects launched a new council named "Kobe/Kansai Hydrogen Utilization Council" (hereinafter, "Council") with the goal of developing hydrogen utilization methods and establishing a hydrogen supply chain in the Kobe/Kansai area.
  • Moving forward, through its activities with the new Council, the company will continue promoting the shift to a carbon-free, hydrogen-powered society by 2030.
  • MHI Group employs 80,000 people across 400 locations, operating in three business domains: "Power Systems," "Industry & Infrastructure," "Aircraft, Defense & Space."
  • By bringing people and ideas together as one, we continue to pave the way to a future of shared success.

Mitsubishi Power Established with Renewed Commitment to Transforming Energy Systems Around the World

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 3:12am

- As a major wholly-owned subsidiary of the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group, Mitsubishi Power will work even more closely with its sister companies to tap new verticals and build on investments in digital solutions, hydrogen, ammonia, battery energy storage systems, and solar power.

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  • - As a major wholly-owned subsidiary of the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group, Mitsubishi Power will work even more closely with its sister companies to tap new verticals and build on investments in digital solutions, hydrogen, ammonia, battery energy storage systems, and solar power.
  • YOKOHAMA, Japan, Sept 1, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Power, a major subsidiary of the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, officially changed its corporate name from Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems today.
  • Mitsubishi Power will capitalize on existing investments in emerging energy solutions, such as hydrogen, ammonia and solar power, to address the diverse and increasingly complex energy needs of customers around the world.
  • Throughout its history, Mitsubishi Power has built a strong position as a trusted partner to power generation companies globally.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners Enter into Joint Venture to Develop Offshore Wind in Hokkaido, Japan

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 1:06am

TOKYO, July 31, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) are pleased to announce a joint venture regarding the development of offshore wind projects in Hokkaido, Japan.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, July 31, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) are pleased to announce a joint venture regarding the development of offshore wind projects in Hokkaido, Japan.
  • The partners have high ambitions to be significant parties in the Japan offshore wind market which is expected to experience significant growth.
  • The partnership will jointly develop projects in Hokkaido, where conditions are attractive for offshore wind.
  • MHI has established a significant presence within offshore wind via the joint venture MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, which has successfully delivered turbines in Europe and expanding its business to emerging markets in the Asia Pacific.

MHIEC Receives Order to Refurbish the Minato WtE Plant in Tokyo

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 3:08am

TOKYO, July 27, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co., Ltd. (MHIEC), a Group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has received an order from Clean Authority of TOKYO for facility renovation to extend the service life of its Minato Waste-to-Energy (WtE) Plant.

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  • TOKYO, July 27, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co., Ltd. (MHIEC), a Group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has received an order from Clean Authority of TOKYO for facility renovation to extend the service life of its Minato Waste-to-Energy (WtE) Plant.
  • MHIEC will refurbish and improve the stoker type incinerators(1) and related equipment, extending the service life of the facility, and enhancing its energy efficiency.
  • MHIEC received a similar order from Clean Authority of TOKYO in fiscal 2016 to extend the service life of its Ariake WtE Plant, which was completed in fiscal 2019.
  • The Minato WtE Plant was designed and built by MHI, and completed in January 1999.

MHI Machine Tool to Launch Ultra-thin Precision Position Detectors

Monday, June 29, 2020 - 5:37am

TOKYO, June 29, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machine Tool Co., Ltd., a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group based in Shiga Prefecture, is about to launch a lineup of newly developed ultra-thin precision position detectors that perform machine positioning and feedback digitally.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, June 29, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machine Tool Co., Ltd., a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group based in Shiga Prefecture, is about to launch a lineup of newly developed ultra-thin precision position detectors that perform machine positioning and feedback digitally.
  • The MPFA Series was developed applying the core features of the company's MP (Mitsubishi Precision) Scale, which has been marketed mainly for use in machine tools.
  • Marketing will be accelerated to respond to demand in the industrial machine sector for higher precision and speed than possible until now.
  • Also, a totally non-contact structure eliminates precision deterioration normally caused by aging, enabling sustained high-precision position detection over many years.

Montreal Heart Institute announces COLCORONA trial in patients with COVID-19 passes futility test in interim analysis

Saturday, June 27, 2020 - 2:54am

MONTREAL, June 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Montreal Heart Institute today announced that the COLCORONA clinical trial will continue to recruit non-hospitalized adult patients with COVID-19 as recommended by the independent data monitoring committee (DMC), following a futility analysis.

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  • MONTREAL, June 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Montreal Heart Institute today announced that the COLCORONA clinical trial will continue to recruit non-hospitalized adult patients with COVID-19 as recommended by the independent data monitoring committee (DMC), following a futility analysis.
  • COLCORONA is a contact-free, at-home, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study run out of several regions in Canada, the United States, Europe, South America, and Africa.
  • The Montreal Heart Institute and its partners worldwide would like to thank all the patients and investigators for their continued participation in the COLCORONA study.
  • The Montreal Health Innovations Coordinating Center (MHICC) is a leading academic clinical research organization and an integral part of the Montreal Heart Institute (MHI).

Negative Emissions Pioneer Drax and Leading Global Carbon Capture Company - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group - Announce New BECCS Pilot

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 1:31am

- The pilot facility will enable Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) to demonstrate its BECCS technology can be used at scale and help deliver against the UK's zero carbon targets.

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  • - The pilot facility will enable Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) to demonstrate its BECCS technology can be used at scale and help deliver against the UK's zero carbon targets.
  • TOKYO, June 24, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Drax Group and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, Ltd., part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group (MHI), have agreed on a new bioenergy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS) pilot project at Drax Power Station which will get underway this autumn.
  • The pilot will test MHI's carbon capture technology - marking another step on Drax's journey towards achieving its world-leading ambition to be a carbon-negative company by 2030.
  • Kenji Terasawa, President & CEO, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, said: "We are very proud to be a part of the BECCS pilot project with Drax.

MHI Thermal Systems Ramping Up Marketing of Air Conditioners in Taiwan

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 8:44am

Further models of residential-use air conditioners incorporating the same R32 refrigerant are planned for launch in the 2nd half of this year.

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  • Further models of residential-use air conditioners incorporating the same R32 refrigerant are planned for launch in the 2nd half of this year.
  • For commercial applications, MHI Thermal Systems will launch a new 4-way ceiling cassette unit featuring the automatic lifting panel already available and known as ?RAKURINA?
  • MHI Thermal Systems has a base in Thailand that manufactures and markets the company's air conditioners for both residential and commercial uses: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries-Mahajak Air Conditioners Co, Ltd. (MACO), a joint venture with a local partner.
  • MHI Thermal Systems' air conditioner business today is impacted by maturation of the Japanese market and intensifying competition against newly arising manufacturers in overseas markets.

MHI RJ Aviation Group Launches as Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. Closes Acquisition of CRJ Series Program From Bombardier Inc.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:23am

The launch of MHIRJ coincides with the acquisition close of the CRJ Series Program from Bombardier Inc. (Bombardier) (TSX: BBD.B) by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) (TOKYO:7011).

Key Points: 
  • The launch of MHIRJ coincides with the acquisition close of the CRJ Series Program from Bombardier Inc. (Bombardier) (TSX: BBD.B) by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) (TOKYO:7011).
  • "I am pleased to announce the opening chapter of MHIRJ's story," said Hiroaki Yamamoto, President & CEO of the MHI RJ Aviation Group.
  • MHI RJ Aviation Group (MHIRJ) provides comprehensive critical operational, engineering and customer support solutions including maintenance, refurbishment, technical publications, marketing and sales activities for the global regional aircraft industry.
  • A wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd, MHI RJ Aviation Group includes MHI RJ Aviation ULC (Canada), MHI RJ Aviation Inc. (U.S.A.) and MHI RJ Aviation GmbH (Germany).