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Mitsubishi Electric Ready to Deliver Himawari-8 to Tanegashima

22 August 2014

TOKYO, August 22, 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that it has completed work on the Himawari-8 satellite, the next-generation geostationary meteorological satellite based on a contract awarded by the Japan Meteorological Agency. Himawari-8 will be delivered soon to Tanegashima Space Center,… Read more »

Mitsubishi Electric Opens First of Two New Elevator Plants in China

21 August 2014

TOKYO, August 21, 2014 – Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that one of its elevator and escalator manufacturing companies in China, Mitsubishi Electric Shanghai Electric Elevator Co., Ltd. (MESE), has begun operating its third factory and will complete a fourth by July 2015,… Read more »

Mitsubishi Electric to Comply with Surcharge Payment Order from China’s National Development and Reform Commission

20 August 2014

TOKYO, August 20, 2014 – Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that it has received on August 19 an order from Republic of China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) for payment of a surcharge amounting to 44.88 million yuan, or approximately 700 million… Read more »

Mitsubishi Electric to Support China’s Yunnan Earthquake Relief Efforts

11 August 2014

Tokyo, August 11, 2014 – Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that the Mitsubishi Electric Group will donate a total of 1 million yuan (approximately 17 million yen) to aid victims affected by the earthquake that struck China’s Yunnan province on August 3, and… Read more »

MELFA-3D Vision and Sensor-less Servo Win R&D 100 Awards

6 August 2014

TOKYO, August 6, 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that two of its factory-automation technologies, MELFA-3D Vision and Sensor-less Servo, have each won a 2014 R&D 100 Award from R&D Magazine. The awards, commonly known as the "Oscars of Innovation," underline Mitsubishi… Read more »