Pipeline Technology Center
We are pursuing technical development to put in place a pipeline network that can provide gas reliably and efficiently, ensuring an energy environment that is both comfortable and safe for our customers.
【The History of the Pipeline Technology Center】
Our Pipeline Technology Center was established in 1980 with the goal of comprehensively carrying out technical development on pipelines. Ever since its founding, it has continued to develop new technology for constructing and maintaining our vast pipeline network ever more safely and efficiently.
【Major Areas for Technical Development】
We are engaged in far-reaching R & D in the following areas in our pursuit of world-leading technology.
・Supply technology, earthquake, tsunami and other disaster countermeasures, fundamental research, civil engineering R & D, PE pipe technology, operations and maintenance technology.