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TAG: CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

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Construction February 23, 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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Manufacturing February 19, 2024

Trusted Supplier of Wire Ropes Bids to Branch Out

A Japanese firm that specializes in ropes and slings for construction, Daiko is now targeting new industries.
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Manufacturing February 16, 2024

SHO-BOND MATERIAL Eyes Global Expansion

Leader in construction maintenance meeting the challenge of aging infrastructure.
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Manufacturing February 15, 2024

Leader in construction maintenance meeting the challenge of aging infrastructure

SHO-BOND MATERIAL boasts a portfolio of some 500 products for civil construction projects, including pipe couplings, resins, expansion devices and adhesives.
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Manufacturing February 14, 2024

Leader in construction ropes and slings targets new industries

“We’re looking to establish ourselves in the interior-design world through our wire ropes,” says president Akihito Baba.
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Manufacturing February 07, 2024

Nakayama Steel Works: Forging a sustainable future amid challenges

Nakayama Steel Works, a 100-year-old Japanese steel manufacturer, discusses the company's positioning in a changing global landscape. Key topics include the advantages of Japanese suppliers amid...
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Construction December 12, 2023

Steel resolve: How E. Katayama navigates challenges to shape the future of construction

In a candid interview, the president of E. Katayama, a leader in the trade of specialized steel and construction materials, discusses how they’re tackling labor scarcity, meeting strict anti-seismic...
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Manufacturing December 05, 2023

E. Katayama: Leveraging power of steel

In a candid interview, the president of E. Katayama, a leader in the trade of specialized steel and construction materials, discusses how they’re tackling labor scarcity, meeting strict anti-seismic...
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Manufacturing October 20, 2023

Breaking the mold: rethinking traditional rebar solutions for modern construction

Toyo Kensetsu Kohki values a client-centered approach by listening attentively and developing products and services that align with customer requirements.
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Construction October 04, 2023

Sustainability key to Itochu Kenzai’s corporate growth

As the first trading company in Japan to offer a full range of environmentally-friendly wooden products, Itochu Kenzai holds sustainability and SDGs as core aspects of its business.
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Construction September 21, 2023

Delivering ‘made in Japan’ excellence at home and abroad

Founded back in 1894, Murakami Lumber specializes in high-quality wood products, working with a network of trusted suppliers to deliver a first-class service that construction clients can depend on.
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Construction July 19, 2023

A trustworthy construction partner both in Japan and abroad

A trading company that boasts over six decades of expertise, Dentetsu Shoji is targeting big projects with its niche products as it bids for global growth.
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Construction July 11, 2023

2x4 method the future of safe construction

With over 2 million homes utilizing the 2X4 construction method, Wing is ensuring a safe future for homes in Japan.