Monthly Archives: April 2017

Visit the “i-Muse” IHI’s Technology Museum

IHIものづくり館 i-Museを訪ねる―造船から航空機、宇宙機器への挑戦をみる  Showing the IHI ’s challenges of shipbuilding to space equipment technology What’s “i-Muse”        IHI (formerly Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries) is one of the industrial enterprises representing Japan. The company is proud of150 year history since its establishment … Continue reading

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Visit the “Kurofune” and the “Kaikoku” Museum in Shimoda, Izu

     Perry’s Black Ship and Shimoda Treaty which opened the door to Meiji restoration (Series visit to Izu and NRF part 3) 下田の黒船博物館と開国博物館を訪ねる―近代化への道を開いた黒船来航と下田開港―  Memories of  Visit Shimoda      While visiting Nirayama Iron Furnace (NRF), I visited the port city … Continue reading

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Visit “Egawatei” in NIrayama, Izu

  ( Journey to Nirayama Iron Faunas part 2)  Visit the “Egawa Tei Residence” Archive, highlighting Egawa’s contribution to the defense policy in the Edo period and the construction of NRF Furnace 重要文化財「韮山・江川邸訪問」 ♣  Position of “Egawa Tei” and Egawa … Continue reading

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