No more transport service contracting fund in DoTr’s 2022 proposed budget 

THE DEPARTMENT of Transportation (DoTr) said a P10-billion fund supposedly allotted for the service contracting program that would help public transport drivers and operators was slashed from its proposed 2022 budget, officials said in a House budget hearing on Wednesday.   “We included service contracting in our submitted (budget) proposal to the Department of Budget and Management which was around P10 billion. Unfortunately, […]

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Receives Approval in Principle from Classification Society for LCO2 Carrier Cargo Tank from France’s Bureau Veritas

TOKYO, Sep 2, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Shipbuilding, a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has been granted Approval in Principle (AIP)(1) from the French Classification Society Bureau Veritas (BV) for a cargo tank system to be mounted in a liquefied CO2 (LCO2) carrier. MHI Group is pursuing a range […]

Bussr Joins BMW Foundation and MIT Global Sustainability Initiative

SINGAPORE, Jun 26, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Singapore-based transport disruptor Bussr is joining the BMW Foundation and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to participate in their global mobility and sustainability initiatives. The initiative will kick start with a global workshop panel of cross-sectoral leaders on June 23. The global workshop will “Explore […]

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening and Launch Ceremony in Shimonoseki for Large Ferry Built for Meimon Taiyo Ferry

TOKYO, May 13, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group based in Yokohama, held a christening and launch ceremony today (May 13th) for the first of two large ferries being built for Japan Railway Construction, Transport and Technology Agency (JRTT) and Meimon Taiyo […]

DENSO and Yamato Transport Develop D-mobico, Compact Mobile Refrigerator

TOKYO, Feb 25, 2021 – (JCN Newswire) – DENSO Corporation and Yamato Transport Co., Ltd. have co-developed D-mobico,(1) a compact mobile refrigerator. Yamato Transport began using D-mobico in its delivery trucks in February 2021. DENSO will market the product more broadly through DENSO Solution Japan Corporation by summer 2021. As e-commerce grows, there is increasing […]

Azooka Labs unveils Safe MTM to Store COVID-19 Samples at Room Temperature for up to a week

Molecular Transport Medium at the price of VTM BANGALORE, INDIA, Dec 15, 2020 – (ACN Newswire) – Azooka Labs, a leading safe fluorophore company with specialization in Molecular Biology products, reveals its first range of novel COVID-19 diagnostics products. RNA Wrapr is a molecular transport medium for COVID-19 sample collection, developed as part of the COVID-19 response team from […]