Japanese contractor Taisei builds bridge using 3D printer

Business / Corporate Feb 18, 2020

Japanese contractor Taisei builds bridge using 3D printer

Major general contractor Taisei Corp. on Tuesday showed the media a bridge built using a 3D printer. The prestressed concrete bridge, which has undergone an intensity test, marks a first in Japan, according to the company. Taisei plans to accelerate research and development with the aim ...

National / Crime & Legal Dec 19, 2017

Obayashi admits antitrust violation over maglev bid

Major construction company Obayashi Corp. has admitted to an antitrust violation over bidding for work on the Tokyo-Osaka maglev train project, sources said Tuesday. Obayashi has admitted to the Fair Trade Commission that it was involved in bid obstruction with three other major contractors — ...