Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced that it has received an order from Japan's National Institute of Radiological Sciences (NIRS) for the world's first rotating gantry irradiation system with superconducting magnets for a carbon ion radiotherapy system. The system will be installed in a new radiotherapy room that NIRS is constructing at its facility in Chiba, east of Tokyo, in March 2015.
Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced that it has received a major order from a consortium of China National Machinery Imp. & Exp. Corp. (CMC), a Chinese trading company, and Changchun Railway Vehicles Co., Ltd. (CRC), a Chinese rolling stock manufacturer, for trains operated in suburban Rio de Janeiro by Secretaria de Estado de Transportes (SETRANS), the Rio state transportation authority. The order covers propulsion systems, auxiliary power systems and a train monitoring systems for 60 train sets, a total of 240 cars, and has a value of about 6 billion yen.
Acura announced that the all-new NSX supercar will be produced at a new Performance Manufacturing Center in Ohio, a $70 million advanced production facility encompassing 184,000 square feet to be housed inside Honda’s former North American Logistics facility and located in the midst of Honda’s existing R&D and production engineering operations.
Acura today announced that the all-new NSX supercar will be produced at a new Performance Manufacturing Center in Ohio, a $70 million advanced production facility encompassing 184,000 square feet to be housed inside Honda's former North American Logistics facility and located in the midst of Honda's existing R&D and production engineering operations.
Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) and Toshiba Asia Pacific Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation today announced that Toshiba Asia Pacific Ltd., has been awarded a contract to supply Singapore Post with a completely integrated postal automation system that can sort and cancel letters and packets and recognize addresses and barcodes on mail. Installation of the equipment in the system will start in March 2014 and the companies plan to complete the replacement process by the end of October, 2014.
Earlier today, AAA announced the 2013 Nissan Altima has been honored as one of the 11 vehicles selected to the AAA "Top Vehicles for Commuters" list. Adding to its already impressive list of awards received this year, the Altima was one of five sedans chosen based on fuel efficiency, comfort and performance.
Nissan was named to the “Diversity Management Selection 100", a group 100 enterprises in Japan that leverage workplace diversity for competitive advantage, by the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI). Nissan was chosen for this honor in recognition of its work to actively promote diversity among its employees.
Broadcasting networks in Bulgaria converted to digital broadcasting during 2012. NURTS' broadcasts reach approximately 97 percent of the country's population. As part of maintaining its services, NURTS will deploy NEC iPASOLINK 200/400/1000 for the backhaul of its digital broadcasting network, which transmits digital signals between the digital broadcasting sites being widely expanded throughout Bulgaria.
A Nissan vehicle was thus honored for the second straight year by the Automotive Researchers' & Journalists' Conference of Japan, after its electric car Leaf was accorded the distinction last year.
Three Toyota models have been selected as among the Best Family Cars of 2012 by Parents magazine and Edmunds.com. This is their fifth annual list, which will appear online today and on newsstands June 12.
Toyota earned picks across three categories including Prius v in the high-mileage category; Camry in the sedan category and the Sienna minivan in the large vehicle category. Vehicles considered were evaluated on a number of criteria important to families including safety, fuel economy, and kid-friendly features, as well as ride comfort, styling and handling.