Fujitsu Conducts Successful Large-scale Electromagnetic Wave Simulations for Space Industry, Urban Transport Use Cases with Solution for HPC Cloud

       

TOKYO, Jul 21, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu today announced that it conducted successful large-scale electromagnetic wave simulations for a series of use cases in different industries using a cloud-based application for the supercomputer Fugaku(1). Figure 1 XRISM Satellite and radio intensity calculation results Figure 2 Overview of the analysis model Fujitsu envisions that this new analysis solution will help address issues …

World first as entire city’s transport network is digitally connected with Hitachi’s new Smart Mobility suite

       

GENOA, Italy, Jul 20, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – In a move that is set to trigger a revolution in how people around the world will travel in towns and cities, Hitachi Rail has digitally connected public and private hire transport across an entire city. The milestone has been achieved using technology from Hitachi’s new smart mobility suite called Lumada Intelligent Mobility Management, …

MHIENG Receives 2022 ENAA Engineering Commendation Awards for 3 Overseas Projects

       

TOKYO, Jul 20, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, Ltd. (MHIENG), a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has received 2022 Engineering Commendation Awards from the Engineering Advancement Association of Japan (ENAA) for three overseas projects. The representatives of the projects attended the awards ceremony held at the Dai-ichi Hotel Tokyo on July 19. The ENAA Engineering Commendation Awards …

Technology Pioneers Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Boeing Partner on Innovative Climate Change Solutions

       

FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, Jul 20, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd (MHI) and Boeing [NYSE: B.A.] announced they will build on their decades-long partnership and collaborate on achieving the world’s ambitious climate targets. The memorandum of understanding (MOU) is focused on jointly studying enabling sustainable technologies – including hydrogen, electrification, sustainable materials, zero climate impact propulsion technologies, and new aircraft …

Alex Rins, LCR Honda CASTROL Team and HRC Sign New Contract

       

TOKYO, Jul 20, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The LCR Honda CASTROL Team are pleased to announce the signing of Alex Rins on a two-year contract with Honda Racing Corporation. Álex Rins and Lucio Cecchinello The 26-year-old from Barcelona has established himself as a consistent front-runner in all Grand Prix classes and finished 3rd overall in the 2020 MotoGP World Championship. Making his …

Toyota: Six Private Companies Establish “Research Association of Biomass Innovation for Next Generation Automobile Fuels”

       

TOKYO, Jul 20, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – ENEOS Corporation (ENEOS), Suzuki Motor Corporation (Suzuki), Subaru Corporation (Subaru), Daihatsu Motor Co. Ltd. (Daihatsu), Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota), and Toyota Tsusho Corporation (Toyota Tsusho) established the Research Association of Biomass Innovation for Next Generation Automobile Fuels (Research Association) on July 1, 2022, to study ways to optimize the process of producing fuel. It is …

Mitsubishi Motors Added to the MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index (WIN) for Five Consecutive Years

       

TOKYO, Jul 19, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has been added for five consecutive years to the MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index (WIN) in recognition of the company’s initiatives in promoting women’s participation. WIN was developed by Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) for environmental, society and governance (ESG) investing. WIN selects companies that demonstrate gender diversity and are expected to …

Toyota Announces August Production Plan

       

TOKYO, Jul 19, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – We at Toyota would like to again apologize for the repeated adjustments to our production plans due to the parts shortage resulting from the spread of COVID-19, and for causing considerable inconvenience to our customers, who have been waiting for the delivery of vehicles, suppliers, and other parties concerned. The global production volume for August …

The Toyota Mobility Foundation Accepts Applications for the Make a Move Project, a Contest of Ideas to Build an Ever-Better Mobility Society

       

TOKYO, Jul 19, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Toyota Mobility Foundation (TMF) has launched the Make a Move Project, an idea contest aimed at both drawing on the vision and know-how of various people to realize an ever-better mobility society, and establishing social implementations of their ideas and solutions. The contest opens to applications today. Under the theme of Fun & Safety–Safely …

Commencing Social Implementation of Hydrogen for the Development of Future Cities in Fukushima

       

TOKYO, Jul 19, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fukushima Prefecture and Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) are focusing on hydrogen as a new source of energy. Since June 2021, they have been discussing specific initiatives of the project with various partners to create an implementation model focusing on hydrogen use in cities with populations of around 300,000 which is typical of Japan, before applying …

Suzuki, Daihatsu, Toyota, and CJPT to Introduce Mini-Commercial Van Electric Vehicles in FY2023

       

Toyota City, Japan, Jul 19, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Suzuki Motor Corporation (Suzuki), Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. (Daihatsu), Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota), and Commercial Japan Partnership Technologies Corporation (CJPT) announced that they have agreed to work towards the market introduction of mini-commercial van electric vehicles (BEVs) in FY2023 to achieve carbon neutrality. Mini-commercial vehicles cover areas accessible only to them because of …

CJPT to Begin Construction and Social Implementation of an Energy Management System in Fukushima and Tokyo to Promote Electrified Vehicles

       

TOKYO, Jul 19, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Commercial Japan Partnership Technologies Corporation has announced today that, in collaboration with its partners, it will begin the construction and social implementation of an energy management system in Fukushima Prefecture and Tokyo in January 2023, to promote the widespread use of electrified vehicles. Since it was founded in April 2021, CJPT has been been considering …

Team Mitsubishi Ralliart Conducts Endurance Tests of the Triton Rally Car for the Asia Cross Country Rally 2022 in November

       

TOKYO, Jul 18, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Motors Corporation announced that Team Mitsubishi Ralliart, which will compete in the Asia Cross Country Rally (AXCR) 2022 with Mitsubishi Motors’ technical support, has conducted endurance tests of the Triton rally car on an off-road course in Thailand on June 27th and 28th, confirming that preparations for the rally are proceeding smoothly. Testing of …

Rovanpera reigns again in TOYOTA GAZOO Racing one-two

       

TOKYO, Jul 18, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Kalle Rovanpera has continued his remarkable 2022 season in the FIA World Rally Championship with his fifth victory from the last six events, leading a one-two finish at Rally Estonia for the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team after a high-speed battle with team-mate Elfyn Evans. After a series of rougher gravel events, the smooth …

Hitachi Energy wins order to connect one of the world’s largest offshore wind farms to the UK power grid

       

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Jul 15, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi Energy, the global technology and market leader in power grids, today announced it has won a major order from Ørsted, the world-leading renewable energy company, to provide two high-voltage direct current (HVDC) systems to transmit green electricity from the Hornsea 3 wind farm, located more than 120 km off the UK east coast. …

Toyota’s World Premiere of the All-New Crown Series

       

Toyota City, Japan, Jul 15, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – TOYOTA has unveiled the all new Crown for the first time in the world, and will release the Crown (Crossover type) as the first model around the fall of this year(1). The Crown made its initial debut in 1955 as Toyota’s first mass production passenger vehicle created with Toyota’s own domestic technology. The …

Honda Launches All-New ZR-V SUV Teaser Page on its Company Website

       

TOKYO, Jul 14, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today launched a teaser page on its company website to share initial information on the ZR-V, an all-new SUV scheduled to go on sale in Japan this fall. Honda will release more details about the model in stages, including its plan to begin taking pre-orders in September of this year. All-new …

MHI Receives MSCI’s ESG Rating of “AA” for the First Time

       

TOKYO, Jul 13, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has received an ESG Rating of “AA” from MSCI(Note) for the first time. The new 2022 rating represents an upgrade from the Company’s previous “A” rating, and it demonstrates the high assessment MSCI accords to MHI’s ESG initiatives. MSCI’s ESG Ratings are given in seven ranked grades in descending order …

Imperial College London and Hitachi to launch a joint research centre for decarbonisation and natural climate solutions

       

LONDON, Jul 12, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Imperial College London (Imperial), Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Europe Ltd. (Hitachi) today announced that they have signed an agreement to establish a joint research centre for decarbonisation and natural climate solutions. Together, they will collaborate in fundamental and applied research, addressing key challenges in decarbonisation and climate repair in order to achieve a Net Zero …