Search results for: Kashima

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  • 29 June 2012

    Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd. (President : Mr. Tsuyoshi Okamoto, hereafter “Tokyo Gas”) has completed the construction work of high-pressure gas pipeline, “Kashima Waterfront Line” (hereafter “the Line”) on May 22, 2012, and today started full-scale gas supply to Kashima thermal power station of Tokyo Electric Power Company (hereafter “TEPCO”). With the request from TEPCO, the […]

  • 22 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation has welcomed a 400,000 ton-class large-sized raw material carrier (commonly known as the Vale Max) operated by Brazil’s Vale S.A., the largest iron ore supplier in the world, at its Kashima Works on a trial basis. The accepted vessel,  Vale Brasil, is the largest iron ore transport vessel that […]

  • 17 February 2016

    K2 Management has been appointed to provide its services for the 100 MW Kashima offshore wind project, which represents the company’s first contract in Japan. The company Wind Power Energy, comprising Wind Power Group K.K, SB Energy and ORIX Corporation, which owns the offshore wind project, has hired K2 Management to support the development and construction phase to […]

  • 28 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Ports & Logistics

    ORIX has agreed to participate in the joint development and construction of Kashima Port Large-Scale Offshore Wind Farm which is to be built offshore of Kashima Port in Kamisu City, Ibaraki Prefecture. The equity investment by ORIX into the project company was also completed today. The project involves the installation of 20 wind turbines offshore […]

  • 2 March 2012

    Tokyo Gas said it has today completed the construction of “Chiba-Kashima Line”. The Line will start supplying gas to customers from the middle of March onward. The Line has been constructed since July, 2006, with a view to promoting and expanding the use of natural gas in both the northeastern part of Chiba Pref. and […]

  • 9 October 2006

    Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. (MOL, President: Akimitsu Ashida) today reported that the MOL-operated iron ore carrier Giant Step went aground offshore Kashima Port in Ibaragi Prefecture about 5:20 p.m. on October 6, 2006. Of 26 crewmembers, two lost their lives and eight are missing and the company is now working to confirm their status; 13 […]

  • 11 October 2006

    Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd (MOL), one of the world’s largest shipping companies, said a large dry bulk carrier went aground off the Japanese port of Kashima in Ibaraki, killing two. The company said in a statement that eight crew members of the carrier, Giant Step, were still missing following the accident on Friday. Three drifted […]

  • 24 March 2015
    Technology

    Japanese company Hitachi has completed the installation of  its 5MW downwind offshore wind turbine in Ibaraki prefecture. The turbine, featuring permanent-magnet generator, medium-speed gearbox and a rotor diametre of 126 metres, will undergo testing throughout the summer. The installation of the HTW 5.0-126 turbines next to the port of Kashima was delayed several times. Hitachi […]

  • 8 September 2016
    Technology

    Hitachi has developed a 5MW offshore wind turbine generator system, the HTW5.2-136, with a downwind configuration. Hitachi has increased the rated power of the new HTW5.2-136 5MW-class wind turbine system to 5.2MW by optimizing its setup and control programs. It has also made it possible to increase output in light-wind regions that have an annual […]

  • 24 March 2015
    Technology

    Japanese company Hitachi has completed the installation of  its 5MW downwind offshore wind turbine in Ibaraki prefecture. The turbine, featuring permanent-magnet generator, medium-speed gearbox and a rotor diametre of 126 metres, will undergo testing throughout the summer. The installation of the HTW 5.0-126 turbines next to the port of Kashima was delayed several times. Hitachi […]

  • 7 October 2006

    The body of 46-year-old Panvel sailor, William Thomas was found by the Japanese coast guard on Saturday, a day after the bulk carrier he was working on ran aground and broke apart in stormy weather outside Kashima port, 100 km from Tokyo. Family of Thomas was informed of his death late on Saturday night and […]

  • 25 February 2013

    Tokyo Gas Co., has decided to promote installation and expansion of the natural gas infrastructure in Ibaraki Prefecture in an accelerated manner, with a view to dealing with the growing demand for natural gas and to enhancing the overall security for energy supply infrastructure in Ibaraki Prefecture, where higher expectation is placed toward an industry […]

  • 18 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    Offshore Wind Consultants (OWC) is setting up an office in Tokyo to support the Japanese offshore wind market. OWC stated that it had previously worked in Japan’s offshore wind sector from its office in Taipei, Taiwan. “The Japanese government has announced big ambitions when it comes to renewables in general and offshore wind specifically. We […]

  • 30 October 2013

    Tokyo Gas of Japan said that the construction of the Ohgishima Terminal No. 4 LNG tank, which has the world’s largest storage capacity of 250,000 kl, was completed in October 2013, and the tank will be put into operation soon. Ohgishima Terminal was built to supply city gas to the western metropolitan area around Kanagawa […]

  • 7 June 2017
    Research & Development, Technology

    LM Wind Power has successfully completed installation and testing of a 66.5 meter wind turbine blade, ordered by Hitachi, Ltd. for offshore application.

  • 29 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    Japan’s natural gas provider Tokyo Gas has launched operations at its newly constructed Hitachi LNG Terminal in the port of Hitachi. The new terminal is equipped with a 230,000 kilolitre LNG storage tank, capable of holding some 100,000 tons of chilled gas, as well as a 50,000 kilolitre LPG storage tank. The company said that […]

  • 23 September 2013
    Authorities & Government

    A lot is happening on the offshore wind power front in Japan. In June Japan unveiled its first commercial floating turbine in Asia and the 2-megawatt turbine off the coast of Fukushima will start operation on 7 October. The first project phase, which included the setting of the Hitachi downwind-type turbine with a rotor diameter […]

  • 23 September 2013
    Authorities & Government

    A lot is happening on the offshore wind power front in Japan. In June Japan unveiled its first commercial floating turbine in Asia and the 2-megawatt turbine off the coast of Fukushima will start operation on 7 October. The first project phase, which included the setting of the Hitachi downwind-type turbine with a rotor diameter […]

  • 17 December 2007

    BP yesterday announced that natural gas production from the Cashima field, offshore Trinidad, started on December 15, 2007. This followed the first gas production from the nearby Mango field on November 17. The Cashima development comprises the Cashima field, discovered in 2001, and the North East Queens Beach field, discovered in 1975, both in water […]

  • 18 November 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    BP Trinidad & Tobago (BPTT) has made a gas discovery with the Ginger exploration well, offshore Trinidad.  The well is expected to be completed by the end of November 2019. The results of the Ginger well will continue to be evaluated following the completion of drilling operations, but initial results are promising. The Ginger exploration […]

  • 2 June 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

     BP Trinidad and Tobago (BPTT) has made two gas discoveries with the Savannah and Macadamia exploration wells, offshore Trinidad. The results of these wells have unlocked approximately 2 trillion cubic feet (tcf) of gas in place to underpin new developments in these areas. The Savannah exploration well was drilled into an untested fault block east […]

  • 2 June 2017
    Project & Tenders

    BP Trinidad and Tobago (BPTT) has made two gas discoveries with the Savannah and Macadamia exploration wells, offshore Trinidad. BP Trinidad and Tobago has a 100 percent working interest in Savannah and Macadamia. The results of these wells have unlocked approximately 2 trillion cubic feet (tcf) of gas in place to underpin new developments in […]