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CONSTRUCTION

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Construction May 16, 2024

Navigating through Japan's Water Management Landscape

Mizumirai Hiroshima, established in 2012 as a unique public-private partnership water supply company, faces challenges and opportunities in Japan's water management sector. With a focus on human...
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Construction April 30, 2024

Hiraiwa: “We are a one-of-a-kind company that keeps challenging the impossible”

Hiraiwa Construction is pioneering innovation amidst Japan's construction boom, with the strategic vision and industry insights of the company’s president, Toshikazu Hiraiwa, illuminating...
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Construction April 26, 2024

Seismic Risk Management in Japan

Amid Japan's aging infrastructure, seismic risks, and population decline, the construction industry faces a pivotal moment. From seismic retrofitting to urban redevelopment, the sector grapples...
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Construction April 23, 2024

Driving Change through Communities Ownership in Development Projects

The interview delves into NTC International's approach to global development projects, highlighting their emphasis on sustainability and local capacity building. They address challenges like changing...
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Construction March 29, 2024

Nakao Seisakusho: A beacon in Japan's manufacturing industry

In the ever-evolving landscape of Japanese manufacturing, Nakao Seisakusho stands as a pivotal player. President Hiroyuki Nakao discusses its strategic response to global economic shifts and demographic...
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Construction March 18, 2024

Architectural design to meet the needs of our time

In this insightful interview, Atsushi Omatsu, President of Nikken Sekkei, one of Japan's premier architectural firms, discusses the state of Japan's construction market and the challenges and...
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Construction March 15, 2024

Takayama Kasei takes sustainable solutions amidst global challenges

Takayama Kasei, a leading Japanese firm, navigates supply chain disruptions and demographic shifts while spearheading advancements in recycled materials and soundproofing technologies. Despite industry...
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Construction February 26, 2024

AQ Group's construction vision for Japan and beyond

AQ Group, a pioneering force in Japan's construction industry, discusses the shift towards sustainable, disaster-resistant housing and their ambitious plans for international expansion, culminating...
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Construction February 26, 2024

AQ Group’s vision for Japan’s construction industry: Reshaping the urban landscape with wood

AQ Group’s pioneering wooden constructions and disaster resilience are helping drive its international expansion.
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Construction February 12, 2024

Sekisui House paving way for the next generation of homes

As a pioneer in prefabricated housing, Sekisui House is now looking towards ZEHs and digital technologies as the next step in the evolution of homebuilding and living.
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Construction January 17, 2024

Building a better future

In line with its sustainable development goals, So Kikaku Sekkei is supporting better buildings throughout Asia.
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Construction January 16, 2024

Roofing that withstands the toughest climate change conditions

Gantan Beauty continues to offer the best roofing solutions in the face of growing environmental challenges.
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Construction December 13, 2023

Takaoka Engineering: Providing comprehensive energy solutions worldwide

A firm with significant global reach, Takaoka boasts nearly 50 years of experience in power infrastructure.