While many technology companies outsource manufacturing, Epson has a longstanding commitment to monozukuri, which translates as the art and science of manufacturing. Epson strongly believes in creating from the ground-up products that it designed itself, and in refining the techniques and skills developed in manufacturing products to form the basis for the next generation of products. Although the idea of monozukuri developed in Japan, a strong commitment to continuously honing skills is present throughout the entire Epson Group worldwide.
Continuing its efforts to reduce the environmental footprint of its operations, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. today announced the installation of a new fuel cell system on its Torrance, California campus that will produce one megawatt of clean, reliable energy, and significantly reduce CO2 emissions from Honda's operations in the region.
Fumihito, in a news conference given before his birthday, said that members of the imperial court should always be thinking how they can "alleviate the physical burden" on the emperor, who turns 79 in December.
Normally, it takes more than half a day to analyze DNA in the crime lab. The device will be able to identify suspects via a DNA database.
"Until now, there hasn't been a load-reducing walking aid - a device that lets users walk while reducing the load from their body weight. During the last 2-3 years, suspension walking lifts have become commonly used for rehabilitation in Japan.