MHI and Institut Teknologi Bandung Launch Joint R&D for Ammonia-Fired Power Generation Using Gas Turbines in Indonesia

       

TOKYO, Sep 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has concluded an agreement with Indonesia’s Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) to conduct joint research and development of ammonia-fired power generation by gas turbine. MHI and ITB have already been undertaking joint research on a variety of clean energy solutions to help Indonesia achieve decarbonization. As part of that ongoing initiative, …

Olympus Launches THUNDERBEAT Energy Device for Open Surgery

       

TOKYO and CENTER VALLEY, PA., Sep 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Olympus Corporation (Olympus), a global medtech company committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer, and more fulfilling, today announced the release of the THUNDERBEAT(TM) Open Fine Jaw Type X surgical energy devices for open surgery. With a new thermal shield, the THUNDERBEAT Open Fine Jaw Type X surgical energy device is …

Eisai’s Lecanemab Confirmatory Phase 3 Clarity AD Study Met Primary Endpoint

       

TOKYO, Sep 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. and Biogen Inc. (Nasdaq: BIIB) announced positive topline results from Eisai’s large global Phase 3 confirmatory Clarity AD clinical trial of lecanemab (development code: BAN2401), an investigational anti-amyloid beta (Abeta) protofibril antibody for the treatment of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) due to Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and mild AD (collectively known as early …

NEC Launches North American Innovation Hub for Open RAN

       

TOKYO, Sep 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has created a North American 5G innovation unit in New Providence, New Jersey, to expand product development and cater to the growing global demand for Open RAN solutions. The new entity, NEC Advanced Networks, was born out of the company’s recent acquisition of Blue Danube Systems, Inc., and provides a critical …

Keppel, MHI and DNV Sign Agreement to Explore Adoption of Ammonia-fired Gas Turbine on Jurong Island

       

TOKYO, Sep 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – In a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed yesterday, Keppel New Energy Pte Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Keppel Infrastructure; Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI); and DNV, a global independent energy expert and assurance provider, announced a strategic collaboration to explore the feasibility and implementation of an ammonia-fired gas turbine on Jurong Island, Singapore. Signing …

DENSO Expands Vision Sensor Detection Angle for Subaru Legacy Outback, Crosstrek Models

       

KARIYA, JAPAN, Sep 27, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – DENSO Corporation today announced it has expanded the detection angle of its vision sensor, increasing the sensor’s ability to recognize pedestrians and bicycles around a vehicle to improve road safety. The vision sensor is used on some grades of the SUBARU Legacy Outback, announced on April 13, 2022, for the North American market, and …

Hitachi Astemo Receives EV e-Axle Orders from Honda, and will Further Expand its Electrification Business

       

TOKYO, Sep 26, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – As a global leader in electrification, Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. has received electric axle (e-Axle) orders for mid-size and large-size battery-electric vehicles from Honda Motor Co., Ltd., slated for a global rollout in 2026. Image of the electric axle Hitachi Astemo as a systems integrator will deliver a high-performance, integrated drive unit for Honda, with the …

Eisai: Metoject Subcutaneous Injection Syringe (Methotrexate) Approved in Japan for Rheumatoid Arthritis

       

TOKYO, Sep 26, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. and nippon medac Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of medac Gesellschaft fur klinische Spezialpraparate mbH announced today that they have obtained manufacturing and marketing approval from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare for the indication of the anti-rheumatic agent “Metoject Subcutaneous Injection 7.5mg syringe 0.15mL, 10mg syringe 0.20mL, 12.5mg syringe 0.25mL …

Fujitsu, Tohoku University embark on strategic alliance to realize ‘Well-being Society’

       

TOKYO, Sep 26, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Limited and Tohoku University today announced the start of a strategic alliance to accelerate the shift towards preventive healthcare and the realization of a ‘Well-being Society’ in which no one will be left behind. Within their joint project, the two parties will cooperate on the development of new technologies including digital twins(1) in healthcare …

Honda and Idemitsu Hold 10th Anniversary Event of Rider Development Project at Grand Prix of Japan

       

TOKYO, Sep 26, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – To commemorate the tenth anniversary of the rider development program conducted by Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (Director, President and Representative Executive Officer: Toshihiro Mibe) and Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. (Idemitsu, Representative Director President and Chief Executive Officer: Shunichi Kito) aimed at “discovering and nurturing world class Asian riders, and developing motorsports culture in Asia,” the …

Toyota to End Vehicle Manufacturing in Russia

       

Toyota City, Japan, Sep 24, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Toyota has decided to end vehicle production at its Saint Petersburg plant in Russia. On March 4 we had to suspend manufacturing operations at our plant in Saint Petersburg due to the interruption in supply of key materials and parts. Since then, we have been closely monitoring the situation and evaluating the future …

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Looks Forward to Another Returning Classic

       

TOKYO, Sep 23, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team makes its first trip to Rally New Zealand determined to compete for the top positions when the event’s popular gravel roads return to the world stage for round 11 of the 2022 FIA World Rally Championship on September 29-October 2. 2022 GR YARIS Rally1 HYBRID Keen to look …

Hitachi Energy launches innovative oil-free and plug-and-play traction transformer

       

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Sep 22, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi Energy today announced the launch of its innovative oil-free traction transformer RESIBLOC Rail, with integrated cooling system and voltages up to 25-kilovolt (kV), at InnoTrans, the international trade fair for rail transportation at the Berlin Messe in Germany happening from September 20-23, 2022. RESIBLOC Rail with integrated cooling system and voltages up to …

JCB presents STAR ISLAND Singapore Countdown Edition 2022-2023

       

TOKYO & SINGAPORE, Sep 21, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – STAR ISLAND Singapore Countdown Edition returns December 31 to The Float at Marina Bay. The one and only futuristic fireworks entertainment display will be held for the first time in three years against the iconic Marina Bay city skyline. Colorful HANABI hand-crafted fireworks will illuminate the sky in a kaleidoscope of colors as …

Fujitsu strengthens security practice with acquisition of leading New Zealand cybersecurity firm InPhySec

       

TOKYO, Sep 21, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand have moved to strengthen their security services capabilities with the acquisition of New Zealand cyber security company InPhySec. This move marks the latest milestone in Fujitsu’s global M&A strategy and builds upon services offered by recently acquired firms Versor, oobe, and Enable Professional Services, to empower customers …

Hitachi Energy to support major renewable electricity transmission between Canada and New York City

       

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Sep 21, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, today announced it was selected by Transmission Developers Inc., a Blackstone portfolio company specialized in renewable power development, to supply a high-voltage direct current (HVDC) converter station that is a key part of the transmission solution for the Champlain …

Mitsubishi Motors’ New Generation ASX for Europe Premieres Online

       

TOKYO, Sep 21, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Motors Corporation announced that Mitsubishi Motors Europe B.V., Mitsubishi Motors’ subsidiary in Europe, premiered the new generation ASX for European market at an online event. New ASX ASX (RVR or Outlander Sport in some markets), a compact SUV, is one of Mitsubishi Motors’ core models which was introduced to Europe in 2010. Based on …

Mitsubishi Motors’ All-New Outlander Wins 2022 Australian Good Design Award

       

TOKYO, Sep 20, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) announced that the all-new Outlander won the 2022 Australian Good Design Award in the Product Design — Automotive and Transport segment. Outlander PHEV model Organized by Good Design Australia, the Australian Good Design Awards has been promoting excellence in design and innovation since 1958 and is recognized by the …

F.C.C. TSR Honda France Fights Back to Win Second FIM Endurance World Championship Title

       

Le Castellet, France, Sep 19, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – F.C.C. TSR Honda France, running second in the 2022 FIM* Endurance World Championship (EWC), made a comeback to win this year’s championship in the final round, the Bol d’Or 2022, held at Circuit Paul Ricard on September 17 – 18. The team has won the title for the second time, its first in …