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Customer Interview: GIIC (Greenland International Industrial Center)

Feb 19, 2015 04:20 GMT Toshiba Corporation 【Case Studies in Indonesia】One major player in Indonesia’s water treatment engineering projects is Envitech Perkasa, a Toshiba Group company. We talked to Masahiro Koizumi, vice president of Puradelta Lestari—the company that operates GIIC—about the firm’s relationship with Envitech Perkasa.

Cavotec drag chains drive bridge behemoth

Feb 10, 2015 15:06 GMT Cavotec What’s 57 metres long, weighs 200 tonnes and will link a floating hotel with oil platforms? Answer: the world’s longest offshore telescopic bridge. The bridge, built by Marine Aluminium, will be a walkway between specialised accommodation vessel Edda Fortis and oil installations in the North Sea.

Envitech Perkasa’s approach in Indonesia

Feb 09, 2015 05:07 GMT Toshiba Corporation 【Case Studies in Indonesia】Envitech Perkasa, a Toshiba Group company, has vast experience in designing, procuring, and constructing water and wastewater treatment plants, as well as offering operational and maintenance services after handover.

Publishing What Next? New Trends in the Publishing Industry in Scandinavia.

Jan 30, 2015 11:23 GMT UP THERE, EVERYWHERE The publishing industry in Scandinavia is looking for new inspiration. Is E-Ployment a possible answer? The Scandinavian Executive Publishing Meeting. Extract of speech by Julian Stubbs, UP THERE, EVERYWHERE.

Toshiba’s Technology Helps Solar Go Mainstream

Jan 27, 2015 01:58 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba solar power generation system's two approaches: development of integrated platform system designs and organic thin-film solar cells.

Innovating Smart Solutions for Vegetable Production

Jan 20, 2015 09:04 GMT Toshiba Corporation As Toshiba reinforces its presence in the global healthcare market, it is looking at how to promote good health. A safe, secure food supply is essential, and Toshiba is investigating how its technologies can contribute. An early result is a closed system plant factory for vegetables. The company has built its own plant factory, and is readying to supply integrated systems.

Place Branding Cardiff? Lagom no, Daleks yes.

Jan 18, 2015 18:45 GMT UP THERE, EVERYWHERE Cardiff, the capital of Wales, is certainly not a lagom city. I was recently asked to be a keynote speaker on City Branding at the Capital City Vision Event in Cardiff ( They asked me to talk about my experience with the branding and marketing of Stockholm and other places.

Construction of Advanced Water Treatment for Kita-Chiba Water Purification Plant Completed

Jan 13, 2015 14:27 GMT Toshiba Corporation The construction for installing an ozone generator system for advanced water treatment at the Kita-Chiba Water Purification Plant was completed.

Working globally online: The rise of E-PLOYMENT

Jan 11, 2015 18:48 GMT UP THERE, EVERYWHERE There are huge shifts taking place in employment across the globe. These two articles, from the UK's Daily Telegraph and The Economist, look at some of the trends.

An introduction to Toshiba’s large scale ozone generators

Dec 29, 2014 10:00 GMT Toshiba Corporation Due to its strong oxidizing power, ozone is used in advanced water treatment facilities for bleaching, deodorizing, deactivating viruses and microorganisms, and oxidizing organic and inorganic matter. Our newest large-scale ozone generators, the TGOGS™ series, improve efficiency while reducing the generator’s size.