Hekinan


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Hekinan

(hākē`nän), city (1990 pop. 65,899), Aichi prefecture, central Honshu, Japan, near Chita Bay. Traditional industries such as the production of pottery and roof tiles exist alongside modern industries, such as the manufacture of transport equipment.
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The other two factories are located in Tahara City and Hekinan City.
Table 3 shows the percentage of votes that JAW-sponsored candidates from the DPJ have obtained in the PR tier of the House of Councillors election since 2001 in Toyota's company towns of Toyota City, Miyoshi City, Tahara City, and Hekinan City, as well as the average from all other municipalities in the nation.
Toyota City, Japan, July 2, 2018 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation announces completion of Japan's largest all-weather beach volleyball facilities--including two indoor courts--at its Kinuura Plant (Hekinan City, Aichi Prefecture), home to Toyota's corporate Beach Volleyball Team.
The vessel is so-called "Hekinan MAX" which has characteristic 250 meters length to maximize transport volume to the discharging port Chubu Electric Power's Hekinan Thermal Power Plant.
The vessel is so-called "Hekinan MAX" which has characteristic 250 meters length to l maximize transport volume to the discharging port, Chubu Electric Power's Hekinan Thermal Power Plant.
Omura told Kyodo News that he decided in late February to help disaster-hit areas in northeastern Japan dispose of the massive amounts of debris still piling up, and has asked the local utility serving central Japan about borrowing part of the premises in Hekinan.
Francheteau, J., Choukroune, R, Juteau, T., Seguret, M., Ballard, R.D., Fox, P.J., Normark, W., Carranza, A., Cordoba, D., Guerrero, J., Rangin, C., Bougault, H., Cambon, P., and Hekinan, R., 1979, Massive deep-sea sulfide ore deposits discovered on the East Pacific Rise: Nature, v.
Toyota will first install the machine at its Kinuura plant in Hekinan, Aichi Prefecture, in October and then at other plants.
Among the hardest hit communities was Hekinan in central Aichi.
Nearly 50 boulders serve as places to sit and Japanese Iris mark the sister-city relationship between Edmonds and Hekinan, Japan.
Chubu Electric Power Co.'s Hekinan thermal power station in Aichi Prefecture was the biggest single emitter for the year, followed by Tohoku Electric Power Co.'s Haramachi thermal power plant in Fukushima Prefecture and Electric Power Development Co.'s Matsuura thermal power station in Nagasaki Prefecture, it said.
Research on the dam, planned between the cities of Nishio and Hekinan, began in 1971 for industrial purposes and flood prevention.