MHI and MHPS Pledge Support to Those Affected by the Earthquakes in Mexico
TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI)(TOKYO:7011) and Mitsubishi
Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) express their sincere condolences to
the people who were affected by the earthquakes that occurred off the
southern coast of Mexico on September 7, and in the central part of
Mexico on September 19.
MHI and MHPS have decided to jointly provide support totaling 1 million
Mexican pesos to help the many people affected and to assist in the
rebuilding of affected areas.
The MHI Group has a track record of delivering equipment to facilities
in Mexico such as thermal power plants, geothermal power plants, and
ethylene production plants, and has established a close relationship
with the country through its various business activities.
The MHI Group hopes for the earliest possible reconstruction of the
affected areas and will continue to provide support going forward.
About Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group
Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), headquartered in Tokyo, is one of the
world’s leading industrial firms with 80,000 group employees and annual
consolidated revenues of around 38 billion U.S. dollars. For more than
130 years, the company has channeled big thinking into innovative and
integrated solutions that move the world forward. MHI owns a unique
business portfolio covering land, sea, sky and even space. MHI delivers
innovative and integrated solutions across a wide range of industries
from commercial aviation and transportation to power plants and gas
turbines, and from machinery and infrastructure to integrated defense
and space systems.
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About Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS), headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, is
a joint venture formed in February 2014 by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries,
Ltd. and Hitachi, Ltd. integrating their operations in thermal power
generation systems and other related businesses. MHPS today ranks among
the world’s leading suppliers of equipment and services to the power
generation market, backed by 100 billion yen in capital and
approximately 20,000 employees worldwide. The Company’s products include
GTCC (gas turbine combined-cycle) and IGCC (integrated coal gasification
combined-cycle) power plants, conventional gas/coal/oil-fired (thermal)
power plants, boilers, generators, gas and steam turbines, geothermal
power plants, AQCS (air quality control systems), power plant peripheral
equipment and solid-oxide fuel cells (SOFC). For more information,
please visit the Company's website at https://www.mhps.com/en/index.html
Heavy Industries, Ltd.
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